Dessert Recipes


Butternuts

By denise hagar
These are my most requested cookie. I usually make at least 500 of these at Christmas....

Tatus (Totos Italian Chocolate Cookies)

By Anne Bruscato Nunez
This is a very old, passed-down recipe in our family. We always bake them at...

Gingerbread (House or Men)

By Laura Spencer-Whitacre
When I had my bakery going I made gingerbread houses for everybody I knew, lol. Today...

Festive Ginger Molasses Cookies

By Elizabeth Lancaster
The Christmas season is in full swing already! We are having our Christmas party a week...

Sugar Cookies

By Laura Young
This is a family favorite. These cookies are always a "hit" whenever I bake them for...

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These cookies are so yummy. They're chocolaty and minty. A cookie that is soft,...

Ricotta Orange Cookies with Dark Chocolate & Hazelnuts

By nadine mesch
I usually bake about 20 different type of cookies for Christmas but these are hands down...

Grandma Ann's Iced Oatmeal Spice Cookies

By Susan Feliciano
These bring back many childhood memories, and they were also a favorite of my father's. It...

Chocolate Mint Biscotti

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
This is the basic chocolate biscotti recipe that I have that is so full of chocolate...

Dark Chocolate Truffle Cookies

By Donna Stadter
If you love dark chocolate, this is the recipe for you.

Sour Cream Coffee Cake -My Favorite!

By Beth M.
For many years this has been one of my favorite coffee cakes because it is made...

Pecan Pie Bars

By Michaela Boers
I call these "lazy girl" pecan pie bars. Bring these to a gathering and you'll...

Pecan Tassies

By Janet Scott
You just can't not have Pecan Tassies during the holidays. Please be very careful, they are...

Mexican Chocolate Snickerdoodles

By Teresa Jacobson
One of the things I love most in the colder months is a Mexican Hot Chocolate!...

Chocolate Stuffed Snickerdoodles

By Ilean Maite Benvenuti
Snickerdoodles with a little chocolate twist!

Bea's Sweet Potato Jacks

By Bea L.
Some people call these fried pies or fritters but my mama called them jacks. When I...

Fudgy Brownie Cookies

By Kelli Thomas
These cookies will satisfy your chocolate craving. They have the texture of a brownie!

Sweet Alabama Pecan Bread

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

Christmas Cherry Balls

By Val Paris
Another traditional Christmas cookie recipe. They're good for any time of year, but they are a...

Pinulada (Honey Balls)

By Roberta Savio
This is a great hostess gift! My mom would use festive holiday bowls and bring to...

Gingerbread Thumbprints

By Kelly Whitaker
This a mix of several great gingerbread cookie recipes. I added the white chocolate glaze for...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

By Tambi Heines
One bite wonders! I made the truffles ahead of time and then placed 3 truffles in...

Snickerdoodles

By Joyce Newman
Snickerdoodles are my daughter's favorite cookies and one of mine as well. These light and buttery...

Hertzog Cookies

By Elsa Dreyer
These cookies or jam and coconut tartlets are known as Hertzog koekies in South Africa and...
20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie


While a slice of pie is the epitome of a Thanksgiving dessert, easily making a pie isn’t in every baker’s wheelhouse. And that’s OK! Thankfully, there are so many delicious desserts that evoke the flavors of Thanksgiving but are easier to make than pie. If you don’t like pie or you just feel like skipping […]

12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats

12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats


Looking for a family-friendly kitchen activity? Or, do you just want to amp up the adorableness of your Thanksgiving desserts? From brownie bite and chocolate apple turkeys to acorn donut holes, try one of these Pinterest-perfect creative Thanksgiving treats. We think they’ll be a big hit at the dinner table. They’re almost too cute to […]

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


Preparing a holiday meal can get pricy. However, there are ways to prepare a fantastic holiday dinner while still saving a few dollars. Planning a menu early and shopping sales are two tips. Preparing recipes with budget-friendly ingredients is also key. Potatoes are inexpensive and Hasselback potatoes make an amazing presentation. Turkey is typically the […]