Summer Dessert Recipes

Cool and refreshing summertime sweets. Everything from ice cream to cupcakes...and back!

A slice of Strawberry Shortcake-Cake.

Strawberry Shortcake-Cake

My best friend loves strawberry shortcake. I love cake and love to make special cakes. ...

A slice of Lemon Zucchini Cake With Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting.

Lemon Zucchini Cake W/ Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

I love lemon and zucchini... and together... delicious! Easy, fast, and nutritious... somewhat! LOL

Two glasses of Balsamic Strawberries With Honey Vanilla Ricotta.

Balsamic Strawberries w/ Honey Vanilla Ricotta

This is a fast, light, and easy dessert that is great for entertaining.

Mile High Strawberry Pie ready to be sliced.

Mile High Strawberry Pie!

This is a simple yet wonderful pie! The strawberries are piled high.... and aren't mushy... ...

Slice of Lemon Tropic Layered Dessert on a plate.

Lemon Tropic Layered Dessert

My mother-in-law Mary made this several times. I love anything with lemon. She finally handed ...

A helping of Mama's Lemon Custard Delight on a plate.

Mama's Lemon Custard Delight

This recipe has been handed down from my great-grandmother as an easy summer dessert to ...

A slice of Ice Box Lemon Drop Cake.

Ice Box Lemon Drop Cake

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

Toasted Coconut Grilled Fruit Skewers on a plate.

Toasted Coconut Grilled Fruit Skewers

Grilled fruit skewers are a delicious way to prepare fruit when it's in season. They ...

Strawberries and Cream Cobbler ready to be served.

Strawberries and Cream Cobbler

With the strawberry season just around the corner, this is a quick and easy cobbler ...

Berry Delight Cake in a trifle dish.

Berry Delight Cake

I had taken a cake recipe I had discovered and revamped it with this dish. ...

Platter of 4th of July Strawberries.

4th of July Strawberries

I saw something these on the internet and decided to make my own. They are ...

Patriotic Berry Trifle ready to be served.

Patriotic Berry Trifle

Just in time for the 4th of July!

Berry Cream Cheese Danish ready to be sliced.

Berry Cream Cheese Danish

I created this recipe using a combination of recipes. These recipes have proven to be ...

Dump Peach Cobbler baked until golden brown.

Dump Peach Cobbler

This is the first recipe my granny taught me how to make and has been ...

* Blue Ribbon Birthday Cobbler * Double Crust

This is my husband's absolute favorite dessert. It's also my own recipe. He has requested ...

Slice of Blushing Peach Pie on a plate.

Blushing Peach Pie

Mmmmmm, if you like strawberries and peaches - you will love this!!

Fruit Pizza ready to be sliced.

Fruit Pizza

A family favorite and always a huge hit.

Triple Layer Lemon Meringue Pie ready to be sliced.

Triple Layer Lemon Meringue Pie

This recipe was passed down from my Great Grandmother Jenny.

Real Key Lime Pie From Key West ready to be sliced.

Real Key Lime Pie From Key West

Living in Miami, every so often I would drive to this shack on U.S. 1 ...

Drunken Grilled Peaches on a plate with pound cake, berries, and whipped cream.

Drunken Grilled Peaches

These drunken grilled peaches are finger-licking good.

Peach Dump Cake on a plate.

Peach Dump Cake

This recipe is fast, easy, and wonderful especially when served with a scoop of vanilla ...

Serving of Creamy Fruit Salad in a glass.

Creamy Fruit Salad

I made this particular dish many times. Church, work, and at request. This is a ...

Funnel Cakes topped with powdered sugar, chocolate sauce, strawberries, and whipped cream.

Funnel Cakes

Everyone loves funnel cakes! Who knew they were so easy to make at home? Load ...

Oreo and Fudge Ice Cream Cake drizzled with chocolate sauce.

Oreo and Fudge Ice Cream Cake

Tastes like a DQ Cake and the kids loved it! Might want to make more ...