Dessert

Ice Cream Bread

Ice Cream Bread is one of the easiest tasty dessert items on the planet. You can make it with just two ingredient. Yes, two: Ice cream and self-rising flour. Then it is baked. Yep, you bake the ice cream, and a magical tasty cake-like bread appears!  The most common variations are vanilla and chocolate, but you can do this with ... Read More »

Apple Fritters

An apple a day keeps the doctor away (unless they are deep fried, lol).  Apple Quote. Apple Fritters are definitely in the devilish food category given that they are fried goodness srizzled with sugar glaze. But one of my favorite “snack rules” is that “if it contains fruit it is health food” so go ahead and tell yourself that and ... Read More »

Vanilla Poached Pears with Dark Chocolate Sauce

“A pear will never fall into a closed mouth.” – Italian proverb (pear quote). Poached pears are a great way to make dessert a bit healthier. However, given the sugar and chocolate involved with this poached pear recipe, we are still filing it under devilish food. The recipe is quite easy to make, and cooking time is relatively short. For ... Read More »

Lemon Cake with Lemon Curd

When life gives you lemons, grab the tequila. ― Ben Fox (lemon quote) My husband recently made limoncello, which involved zesting a dozen or so lemons to infuse the zest in vodka. Those are still steeping in the basement, so maybe I’ll have more on that once we try it. In the meantime, I had to find something to do with all of those ... Read More »

Juicy Chocolate Covered Strawberries

I love berries. Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, black berries, anything with an ‘errie’ in it! –Jordin Sparks (Berry Quote) Chocolate dipped strawberries are such a healthy dessert that they get an angel instead of a devil! Chocolate is a great antioxidant and berries have health benefits as well. So go ahead and indulge! Bite into a hard coat of chocolate and ... Read More »

Hazelnut Frosted Brownie Cupcakes

There’s nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with CHOCOLATE- Linda Grayson, The Pickwick Papers. (Chocolate Quote) This is a super easy recipe using a box brownie mix and Nutella that has a nice extra touch of class with hazelnut frosting. It will seem made from scratch even though you are using a box. If you prefer, ... Read More »

Awesome Fudge Bacon Brownies

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.–Doug Larson (bacon quote). I am taking part in Foodie Friday which is a blog recipe sharing group. Look at the end of this post for links to more great recipes!  We all love bacon right? I love bacon, my husband loves bacon, and my ... Read More »

Tiramisu Cake

tiramisu cake recipe

When someone asks if you’d like cake or pie, why not say you want cake and pie? — Lisa Loeb (cake and pie quote) You know what is great about Tiramisu? It usually comes at the end of a decadent Italian dinner! Tiramisu Cake is an equally delicious sort of cheater version of traditional Tiramisu. You can skip dealing with soaking lady ... Read More »

Grasshopper Pie Recipe

“Cut my pie into four pieces, I don’t think I could eat eight.” — Yogi Berra (pie quote) When I was growing up, Grasshopper pie was a special occasion dessert. My mother often made it around the holidays. This frozen pie is inspired by the Grasshopper cocktail, which is a chocolate mint martini-like affair  made with  1 part cream, 1 ... Read More »