Category Archives: Dessert

Ice Cream Showdown!: Homemade v. Store-Bought

It’s no secret that I’m a lover of ice cream. If there’s ice cream in the house, I will eat it. I will eat it every day until it is gone. I am actually eating a bowl of ice cream … Continue reading

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Family-Favorite Recipe: Grandma’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

I bake a lot, and I love to try new recipes. But I can always tell when I’ve found a keeper recipe – one that’s my standard against which all other recipe versions are compared (usually unfavorably!). When I make … Continue reading

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How to Make Fudge Ripple Ice Cream

I love ice cream. Always have. I’m partial to vanilla, but give me a good dose of dark chocolate with my vanilla, and I’m a happy girl. I love homemade ice cream because you can use the ingredients and fillings … Continue reading

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Cookie Dough Ice Cream

I love cookie dough ice cream. I find it very challenging to pass it up for other flavors. I have always had the sneaking suspicion that I could make cookie dough ice cream pretty easily – but I was a … Continue reading

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How to Make Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

Over the years I have tried several different variations on homemade ice cream sandwiches. I had always been underwhelmed. Homemade ice cream is awesome. It always seemed as though homemade ice cream novelties should be equally awesome! Right? Is that … Continue reading

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American Flag Cookie Pizza

You may recall this dessert: And if you don’t, I’m glad we decided to revisit it for a festive American flag cookie pizza. If you haven’t tried this, you really should! I love this dessert. It’s celebration food at its … Continue reading

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Raspberry-Strawberry Cream Cake

This cake looks very fancy. It’s a bit of extra work, but it’s definitely a show-stopper. Four layers of cake are separated by layers of whipped cream with strawberries or raspberry custard. At once rich and cakey and light and … Continue reading

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