Dessert, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake! When I was a little girl, I liked the Strawberry Shortcake cartoon so much. As an adult, I like the dessert even better. In the past, I've made this dessert in a trifle bowl --- known for its pretty presentation. Layering a mason jar "nicely" with custard and strawberry glaze was definitely a… Continue reading Strawberry Shortcake

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Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

Pizookie! It sounds like a game, right?...but it's not. Pizookie is an old latin term --- combines the two words pizza and cookie together. Pizookie aka chocolate chip skillet cookie. Cooked in a cast iron skillet and served with ice cream melting perfectly on top. Creating the ultimate dessert-a-lish! I experienced this mega yumminess for… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

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Happy Day Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Live, Love, Bake! You know the saying, stressed spelled backwards = desserts. Bake your world a better place. I do! There are several healthy benefits that come from baking & cooking. Clearly not everyone will agree...example my son. He assists at times but it's not something he enjoys. For me baking relieves stress, stimulates senses,… Continue reading Happy Day Cake with Chocolate Frosting

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Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

I love fresh summer berries.... all of them! This pound cake is full of lemon blueberry deliciousness. The lemon is not overwhelming... just a hint of lemon zest, moist texture & cream cheese frosting. Thanks to The Sugar Coated Cottage, this recipe is perfect for cake lovers. Wishing everyone a Happy and safe July 4th!… Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

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Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate and strawberry bliss! My Mom's "magical" jello popped into my mind. She used to make jello squares and pour heavy cream into the jello mix (including water); placed them in the refrigerator and a couple hours later, 2 tone jello... creamy on top and jello on the bottom. Our family and friends used to… Continue reading Chocolate Mousse

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Angel Food Cupcakes

Cupcake-a-licious! You can't be sad while holding a cupcake : )  I have never made angel food "cupcakes".  It was an interesting experience with a sweet outcome. Angel food cake is a delicate & soft dessert, especially as a cupcake. It's important not to over fill the cupcake liner. My suggestion is to use foil… Continue reading Angel Food Cupcakes