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Mom's Amazing Apple Fritters

Mom's Apple Fritters

       

Mom’s Apple Fritters

    These apple fritters are absolutely the best! Fresh, hot apple fritters were always a favorite treat when I was growing up. Today, my kids enjoy them just as much as my brothers and I did all those years ago. This is the recipe . . . → Continue reading Mom’s Amazing Apple Fritters

Pavlova with Cream and Mixed Berries

Pavlova with Berries

         

Pavlova with Cream and Mixed Berries

    Pavlova with cream makes an elegant dessert, but its simplicity also makes it perfect for just about any occasion, even a simple family dinner. The meringues are light and crispy with just a hint of chewiness in the middle. . . . → Continue reading Pavlova

World's Best Pound Cake

Pound Cake with Berries

       

World’s Best Pound Cake

  A classic pound cake is definitely delicious all on its own, but there’s so much more that you can do with it. One of our favorites is to simply serve it with a dollop of whipped dream and some fresh fruit. It’s also . . . → Continue reading World’s Best Pound Cake

Dessert in a Jar

Dessert in a Jar

  Dessert in a Jar These easy to make fruit parfaits are as delicious as they are pretty. My kids like them because they can customize their jars with their favorite ingredients. I made these with pound cake, lemon curd, assorted berries and whipped cream. As an added bonus, simply screw on the top . . . → Continue reading Dessert in a Jar

Pumpkin Cranberry Donuts

Pumpkin Cranberry Donuts

    Pumpkin Cranberry Donuts    

Pumpkin Cranberry Donuts

Perfect for fall! These cake donuts are loaded with flavor then rolled in a spiced sugar mixture.   Ingredients: 3 tbsp. butter, softened 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp. baking powder . . . → Continue reading Pumpkin Cranberry Donuts

Layered Jello Cubes

Layered Jello Cubes

  Layered Jello Cubes   Layered Jello Cubes These fun bite-sized cubes are perfect for any occasion. We choose the Jello flavors and colors based on the occasion. Pastel colors for Easter, bright colors for summer picnics, etc. These are easy enough for the kids to make and special enough for a potluck, birthday . . . → Continue reading Layered Jello Cubes

Sherbet Floats

Sherbet Soda or Float

Sherbet Float

Sherbet Soda or Float

A sherbet float is the perfect summer treat. Ingredients: 2 scoops of your favorite sherbet fruity flavored soda, such as orange, strawberry, grape or whatever flavor you prefer whipped Cream for garnish maraschino cherry Directions: Add a couple of scoops of your favorite sherbet flavor, or try one . . . → Continue reading Sherbet Floats

Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies

Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies

     

Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies

    These Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies are wonderfully light and buttery with just a hint of almond and a sweet delicious dollop of raspberry jam in the center. Drizzled with a simple icing flavored with almond is the perfect topping. These cookies make . . . → Continue reading Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies

Danish Puff Pastry

Danish Puff Pastry

       

Danish Puff Pastry

  This delicious puff pastry is fast and easy to make, but it looks and tastes like you spent hours. It bakes up into a wonderfully flaky pastry base that is similar to a shortbread and the creamy almond filling is scrumptious. Top this Danish . . . → Continue reading Danish Puff Pastry