Strawberry Chocolate Trifle Recipe

strawberry chocolate trifle

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The other day I was craving strawberries, chocolate and a trifle. So, our craft evening get-together seemed like the perfect opportunity to make a delicious treat. After some research on Pinterest, I stumbled upon this scrumptious dessert trifle recipe.

It’s really quite easy to make and you will LOVE it. I promise!!!

 

Ingredients:

chocolate cake chocolate mousse 2 lbs. strawberries, cut in half 250 ml whipping cream, whipped and […]

Brownie Bowls

brownie bowl

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Our weekend was filled with the usual basketball and ballet activities, but we took some time on Saturday evening to celebrate Valentine’s Day together. Even though we didn’t have a special meal planned we pulled out our traditional heart dishes and red glasses. However, we did plan for a special dessert!

 

After dinner the kids exchanged gifts. I think it’s sweet that they wanted to use their own […]

Grammy’s Old Fashioned Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

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I am so excited to share my Grammy’s pecan pie recipe with you. I made it for my father for our Thanksgiving get-together. It was delicious!

This recipe comes from a compilation of recipes that my Aunt Kitty has turned into a cookbook. You can order your copy here.

 

Ingredients

3 Tbs. melted butter ¾ c. brown sugar 3 eggs 3 Tbs. flour ½ tsp. salt 1 ½ tsp. […]

Caramel Brownies

Caramel Brownies

Here’s the caramel fudge recipe we made for JR’s birthday yesterday. It was super delicious and very rich. YUM!

Ingredients

1 fudge brownie mix {water, eggs & vegetable oil} 1 Duncan Hines Frosting Creations icing 1 Duncan Hines Frosting Creations caramel flavor package chopped pecans

1. Mix up the brownie mix and bake according to package directions.

2. Add caramel icing flavor pack to icing and mix. Spread on cooled brownies.

3. Sprinkle […]

Lite Peanut Butter Pie

Lite Peanut Butter Pie

 

Here’s a skinny version of the peanut butter pie I made for Thanksgiving. We taste tested it at our family Valentine’s Day dinner and everyone loved it. There honestly was no difference in taste and the skinny version is almost 60 calories less per serving!

 

Ingredients

8 oz package of neufchâtel cheese, softened at room temperature 1 pkg. fat free whipped topping, thawed 2 Tbs. powdered sugar 1/4 cup reduced fat peanut […]

Oreo Truffles {Recipe}

Oreo Cookie Truffles

A Special Valentine’s Day Treat

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The Bible Club girls were over this past Friday afternoon. At our previous get-together we worked on Valentine’s Day decorations. {Check out the Heart Wreath Tutorial.} So, this time we made treats for Valentine’s Day. And what could be better than Oreo Truffles! You’re going to love this easy three ingredient recipe.

Let me start out by saying, I had no idea Oreo cookies came […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Marvelous Maple Fudge

Marvelous Maple Fudge

Time for more fudge. The husband will be happy when he gets home tonight.

Today, I tried out this Marvelous Maple Fudge recipe from Taste of Home magazine. It’s absolutely delicious!

Make sure you try out my other fabulous fudge recipes. Fudge is a great treat to take to Christmas parties and makes an excellent Christmas gift when packaged in fun holiday tins.

 

If you’re looking for a magazine full of great […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Fabulous Fudge Recipes

fudge

It’s December 1st, the first day of Advent! Christmas is getting close, so I thought I would share some fun ideas for homemade holiday decorations and gifts throughout the next several weeks. Check back often or subscribe {in the upper right-hand corner} to receive email updates so you don’t miss out!

 

Let’s start out with something sweet :). Fudge is perfect for gift giving or holiday parties.

 

Here are three recipes […]

Thanksgiving Pie Recipes ~ Apple, Cherry and Lemon Meringue

cherry pie

Growing up in Germany, I wasn’t too familiar with pies or pie making. My sister and I would make fancy German fruit cake or some other creamy torte for the traditional coffee and cake time on Sunday afternoons.

So, when I got married and realized how much my midwest American husband loves pies, I had to learn how to make them. There were some major flops along the way {for which I still get teased}, […]

Ice Cream Cone Cakes

Iced with Sprinkles

I guesss you could say I’ve been on a cupcake craze lately. Not sure why, except the ideas I’ve come accross looked like they would be fun to make. These Ice Cream Cone Cakes were quite simple to make.

Directions

Just use a cake mix, line a cupcake pan with baking cups, fill them with batter and top them off with a cone. After cooling, remove the liner, ice and decorate. Enjoy!

Result

Here’s what […]