Soft Maple Sugar Cookies with Maple Glaze

maple syrup dessert recipes

Maple flavor is, to me, one of the hallmarks of fall.  So when I came across this recipe from Family Circle magazine for SOFT maple cookies I was excited.  I love soft sugar cookies and add some maple syrup to the cookie and the glaze, well, its just darn *FABULOUS*!

Recipe and Photo Courtesy of Family Circle.

Quick Apple Puff Pastry Dessert

puff pastry dessert recipes

I love using puff pastry to make elegant, delicious appetizers and desserts; it’s a huge time saver.  This apple puff pastry dessert comes from one of my favorite magazines, the free Food & Drink magazine put out by the Ontario Liquor Control Board.

Photo and Adapted Recipe orginally from LLBO Food & Drink

Pumpkin Bread with Cream Cheese

pumpkin bread with cream cheese

Nothing says Autumn more to me than pumpkin (well, apples may be a close second).  And pumpkin and cream cheese is a wonderful combination as shown in this photo.  I also sometimes add chocolate chips to the batter – yum! Recipe and Photos Courtesy of All Recipes.

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Apple Almond Galette

easy apple dessert

I love the combination of almond with fruit so when I came across this relatively easy apple dessert recipe that included almond paste I was excited to try it.  The recipe came from a magazine called Family Favorites Cookbook and it’s easy to see why it was included. Similar to an apple almond tart – […]

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Oreo Cheesecake Cake

oreo dessert recipes

My friend Danielle over at Hugs&CookiesXOXO has done it again – another fabulous, decadent Oreo-laden recipe! The recipe’s a bit involved but you can cut down on the steps by using your favorite chocolate cake mix.  And it doesn’t get much easier than decorating a cake by putting Oreos on it!

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Blender Cupcakes with Divine Fudge Frosting

easy homemade cupcakes

I must admit that my least favorite part of making cupcakes is getting the batter in the cupcake tins; I always have spillage.  So when my friend Liz over at ThatSkinnyChickCanBake share this recipe it had my name written all over it! And Liz’s recipes never disappoints!

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Easy Peanut Butter Cheesecake with Reeses

easy peanut butter cheesecake recipe

Once again a big “Thank You” to my friend Danielle over at Hugs&CookiesXOXO Blog for this totally decadent Reese Peanut Butter Cheesecake recipe.  What makes it extra yummy is the peanut butter cookie crust!

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Mississippi Mud Cake

how to make a mississippi mud cake

I am a huge fan of Mississippi Mud Cakes, Brownies, Bars and Pies.  I love anything that has marshmallow cream in it and topped with the decadent Mississippi Mud icing!  When I came across this picture at Taste of Home I just had to make it the same day!  All I can say is “YUM!” […]

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Lemony Blackberry Vodka Gelees

how to make vodka jelly shots

I know.  Isn’t this picture amazing?  I just HAD to make them.  And although my turned out so very pretty (and totally adictive) – my pictures did not. What can I say about this recipe?  If you do make them you will be rewarded with vodka jelly shots that will win you acclaim.  But only […]

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Easy Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

how to make an ice cream cake

As a subscriber to Family Circle Magazine I received 2 bonus mini mags that were bursting with terrific dessert recipes like this easy ice cream cake that uses ice cream sandwiches for a snazzy presentation and taste! Photo & Recipe courtesy of Family Circle

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