Blue Ribbon Healthy Dessert Recipes


The Best Whole Wheat Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

By anna messina
These cookies are awesome! Moist & chewy! With only 85 calories per cookie, you can...

Gluten Free Coconut Macaroon Cookies

By Carole F
There is NO flour in the recipe whatsover..they are delish!

Sunshine in a Bowl

By Amy Croyle
I came up with this when my sister was pregnant with her first child. She would...

Banana Loaf in a Crock Pot

By NIKKI SMITH
As an Diabetic, I try to recreate favorite foods so that I can eat them. This...

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...

Roasted Strawberry Tart

By cassie thornburg
Lee and I went to the Farmer's Market last weekend and bought a bunch of fresh...

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Witch's Hands!

By Colleen Sowa
We have been making these since I was a girl. My mother used to go all...

Vegan Pumpkin-Coconut Cake

By Susan McGreevy
I started experimenting with Vegan recipes when my sister became a vegan and this recipe was...

Pumpkin Whole Wheat Fluffy Biscuit

By Sandi Weiso Brown
I was thinking about individual pumpkin bread. Something easy-to-serve so decided to try this change to...

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Cookies

By Rhoda Angove
We are three sisters or southern belles as we like to refer to ourselves from the...

Buttermilk Apple Pie Zucchini Bread

By Amanda Marble
This is *SUCH* a yummy sweet bread. It's jam-packed full of apples and zucchini! What...

Good For You Zucchini and Apple Bread!

By Karina Alcala
I love zucchini bread but I hate all the oil and sugar you have to put...

Carrot Halwa

By Vasupradha Raghav-Vasudevan
A traditional Indian sweet...passed down through generations... I still remember the day like yesterday when my paternal...

The Wedding (Hazelnut Samosas Soaked in Milk Mix)

By Vasupradha Raghav-Vasudevan
The true confluence of the best flavors, trust me when I say it melts in the...

No Guilt Cream Cheese Frosting

By Norene Dowell
I was looking for a way to make a cream cheese frosting with out all that...

Strawberry Yogurt Pops

By gaynel mohler
this recipe is so easy and sounds good for a hot summer day. Watch OUT...

3 Kiddos Favorite "Dessert" Quesadillas

By Mary Compton
3 of our 4 grandkids live a 4-hour drive away. When we get together, the 2...

Orange Whip

By Sylvia Waldsmith
This is a wonderful treat for the kids and a perfect light dessert for the grown-ups!

No Bake Energy Bites

By Sarah Farrand
This ridiculously easy snack food is great for a quick boost of energy. It is so...

Baby Food (8mos+) Strawberry Oatmeal "Ice Cream"

By Tiffany Bannworth
We have five boys and another baby on the way. I enjoy making the baby's food,...

Strawberry Panzanella Salad

By Careema Bell
This quick and easy recipe is a fun change of pace for a dessert. Inspired by...

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

By patricia martin
You know you have a good recipe when your hubby asks you to make it and...

Harvest Chip Cookies

By Teresa Jacobson
It feels like fall when I make these cookies. Pumpkin is enhanced with cranberries and chocolate...
Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


It’s our favorite meal of the year! We’re getting all giddy and excited to load our plates with green bean casserole, corn pudding, mashed potatoes, stuffing (and/or dressing), homemade rolls, cranberry sauce, and turkey. Below you’ll find our most popular Thanksgiving recipes to make your holiday dinner the best ever!

19 Sweet Potato Recipes Perfect for the Holidays

19 Sweet Potato Recipes Perfect for the Holidays


Sweet potatoes always seem to work their way into a holiday meal. Candied sweet potatoes and sweet potato casserole are staples, but there are other ways to enjoy a sweet potato. We’ve gathered 19 recipes you can make with sweet potatoes during the holidays. Of course, we’re sharing a couple of candied and casserole recipes. […]

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 […]