Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Dessert Recipes


Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies

By Sherry Symmonds
Oh my gosh, these are good and so easy. Use your imagination. I stumbled upon this...

Magic Crust Custard Pie

By Robyn Witte
My mom used to make this yummy custard. The flour settles to the bottom and creates...

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake Recipe

By Wanda Harrison
I got this strawberry cake recipe from my daughter's grandmother. It is absolutely incredible.

Chocolate Cobbler

By Erin Latch
This recipe is great anytime! I take is to family dinners and I fix it...

PREACHER CAKE

By Susan J Swanson
My Dad (Edward Kielpikowski) loved to make this cake for company, potlucks, and for just...

Ice Box Lemon Drop Cake

By JANE LOUISE
My grandmother made a delicious, moist lemon cake like this from scratch years ago. It was...

Crock Pot Christmas Crack

By Angie Webb
This is one of the easiest recipes that I make during the holiday season and everyone...

The Original Easiest Pineapple Cake

By Cassie *
I love one-bowl recipes, and this one is no exception. You spread the cream cheese frosting...

Crock Pot Candy ("Mr. Bud Candy")

By Donna Brown
This is my daughter's recipe that she makes for fund raisers, church, to give away on...

Oreo Cookie Balls

By Shannon Smith
I call theses truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as...

Sweet Alabama Pecan Bread

By Amy Borne
My soon to be sister in law gave me the base of this pecan bread recipe...

Almond Joy Bars (With or Without the Almonds)

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
This recipe is so good! Use light or dark chocolate. Use a 13x9 inch pan...

Blue Ribbon Apple Bundt Cake

By Crystal Villa
As the name implies, this cake won first place at my state fair! This cake always...

Anti-Crabby Cake

By Sarah Farrand
I'm sure there is an official name to this cake, but I grew up with it...

BEST CARROT CAKE EVER

By JANE LOUISE
Again, going back to my vintage recipes that have been in my family for years, I...

Bust Your Buttons Butter Cake

By Angela Gray
I named it that because one bite of this cake and you can't stop eating it...

Death by Oreo Cupcakes

By Debbie W
If you love chocolate and Oreos you will love these cupcakes!! Back in 2010 by oldest...

Easy Butterfinger Candy

By Kelli Stovall
Sometimes I am embarrassed to tell people how easy this delicious candy is to make. It...

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

By Candy Ayers
This is a nice moist cake good any time of the year but particularly nice for...

Hawaiian Pie

By Joelle Johnson
Kinda tastes like a pina colada in the form of a pie. Really easy and good...

Gooey Butter Cookies

By Vonna Pauls
These cookies are so easy to make and everybody loves them. It's fun to experiment...

Mom’s Chocolate Decadent Cake

By Shelia Senghas
Monday was a beautiful fall day and I was sitting in the back yard perusing the...

Peanut Butter Balls

By Lisa Allen
We have made these yummy peanut butter balls every Christmas for 24 years. I always make...
Baking With Blueberries

Baking With Blueberries


Breads and muffins and coffee cakes, we love baking with blueberries! Perfect for breakfast, brunch, or dessert, these goodies are bursting with fresh blueberries and a treat for the whole family. So grab all those blueberries you recently picked and head to the kitchen!

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]