Over the Top Raisin Crumb Bars

Over the Top Raisin Crumb Bars have 3 distinct layers with different textures and taste. A yummy oats base, a fruit filling, a perfect peanut crumb topping.

Over the Top Raisin Crumb Bars have three distinct layers with different textures and tastes. There is a slightly crunchy oats base that is topped with a layer of a special raisin jam. Then, of course, the peanut crumb topping finishes it off. The bars are sweet enough for a dessert … Click here to see the full recipe …

Apple Strawberry Popsicles

These Apple Strawberry Popsicles taste as good as they look. There are only three ingredients and so very fast to get done. Cold, fruity and refreshing.

These Apple Strawberry Popsicles taste as good as they look.  There are only three ingredients and are so very fast to get done.   Cold, fruity and refreshing. More popsicles packed in my freezer is a good thing.  It must be psychological but when I have something sweetish, cool and refreshing in the … Click here to see the full recipe …

Chocolate Frosted Lemon Cupcakes

Chocolate Frosted Lemon Cupcakes are so inviting with a chocolaty top and the cupcakes have just a hint of lemon. Two favorite dessert flavors all in one.

    Chocolate Frosted Lemon Cupcakes are so inviting with a chocolaty top and the cupcakes have just a hint of lemon.  Two of my favorite dessert flavors combined in one. It is about time for a new decadent treat to be gracing these pages.  On my Recipe Index page there are little thumbnail photos lined up … Click here to see the full recipe …

Cranberry Apple Turnovers

Cranberry Apple Turnovers use Granny Smith apples and dried cranberries. Both are all mellowed out with an apple jelly mixture and baked in puff pastry. YUM

  It is really nice that we have so many dried fruit options to choose from in our grocery stores. It didn’t use to be like this.  You use to have to wait for Christmas season to get your cranberry on.  This spring and summer I have already made Cranberry Orange Scones and Cranberry … Click here to see the full recipe …

Pineapple Coconut Popsicles

Pineapple Coconut Popsicles are such a wonderful treat/dessert/snack. You start off with a real honest to goodness pineapple to get a healthy fruity snack.

    Pineapple Coconut Popsicles are such a wonderful treat/dessert/snack.  You start off with a real honest to goodness pineapple which gives you a thick fruit mixture so you want to mix that with a liquid of some sort.  And … what goes better with pineapple than coconut juice?  I bought an … Click here to see the full recipe …

Cranberry Cherry Popsicles

Cranberry Cherry Popsicles are all about the fruity sweet cherry. Only three ingredients and I wish the freezer could freeze faster. Easy, cool and fruity!

Welcome to popsicle land!  That is what my kitchen looks like.  Especially today with lots of Cranberry Cherry Popsicles getting pulled out of the freezer.  Even while this is going down I am working on filing up more molds with Pineapple Coconut Popsicles. That recipe is going on the blog within … Click here to see the full recipe …

Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate with Peanut Butter

Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate goes in the crock pot, uses easy homemade chocolate syrup, can be drank hot first thing in the morning and ... can be drank cold.

I am determined to make the healthiest sweets I can.  This Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate recipe has all kinds of bonuses.   It goes in the crock pot, uses easy homemade chocolate syrup, has peanut butter (yes!), can be drank hot first thing in the morning and last but not least – … Click here to see the full recipe …

Mother’s Chocolate Strudel

Mothers Chocolate Strudel Two

Yes!  Mother made Chocolate Strudel and she deserves to eat chocolate strudel.  She deserves chocolate strudel made by me.  It is not hard to treat your mother well. Besides the pleasant tasks of being warm, thoughtful and loving you can also extend your happiness by making her a wonderful easy chocolate … Click here to see the full recipe …