Category Archives: Desserts

April Fool’s Day 2013 – Grilled Cheese Peas & Carrots for Dessert

April Fool's Day 2013 - Grilled Cheese Peas & Carrots for Dessert | NothingButCountry.com

April Fool’s Day was alot of fun and so very easy. I almost didn’t do anything for the day since Easter was just 24 hours before. However I couldn’t stand it and decided to go ahead with the plans I had originally wanted to do. This did not take me long at all and I…

Quick and Easy King Cake – Mardi Gras

Easy King Cake for Mardi Gras | NothingButCountry.com

I am not claiming this to be authentic however it was easy and delicious and I will make it this way next year. I have seen lots of recipes and variations however this was the easiest for our family on a busy schedule and wanted to have a little celebration and fun! I used 2…

Are you ready for some football?!? Super Bowl sweets!

Super Bowl Sweets

Superbowl is a day away!! I saw these strawberries on pinterest and knew I had to do this   We have strawberries on sale everywhere here and they have been yummy this year!! They are HUGEEE too! I melted a few blocks of chocolate almond bark candy coating in a double boiler Dipping the strawberries…

Strawberries with Cream Cheese Frosting

Strawberries and Cream Cheese Frosting

This is not like earth shattering dessert. HOWEVER it was a “DUH” moment for us. I had left over cream cheese frosting from making cupcakes the week before and if I have frosting lest over I always save in the fridge. I decided one night for desert to dip strawberries in them. OH MY HEAVENS!!!…

Valentine’s Cake Pops – Guest Blogging at Plucky’s Second Thought

Valentine's Cake Pop

We are guest blogging at Plucky’s Second Thought today!! Come over and visit us and check out our Valentine’s Cake Pops. Say hello to us as well. We love comments. Then after you have seen our post spend some time at Plucky’s Second Thought. She will be having a give away tonight as well you…

Pumpkin Cake with Pumpkin Spice Buttercream – Rose Cake

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I am by no means a professional. In fact I have just now tried making my own cakes. I have always baked but never tried to make them look pretty. This is my 1st attempt to my favorite cake over at I Am Baker.  I love this cake. Mine is no where as pretty as…

Strawberry Pink Lemonade Cookies – YUM!

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  I made these a few weeks ago. I really meant to post about them. They were quite delicious.  What I did do- was read the comments on the blog I got the recipe from- a few mentioned cutting back on the pink lemonade powder. I did that and they were great. I can’t imagine…

Happy Pi Day! 3.1415926 March 14

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March 14th aka 3/14 is Pi Day  π = 3.14159265358979323846264338327950288419716939937510 I also know Pi is ROUND however I didn’t have time to make a pie for dessert tonight for my kids. So I got the next best thing. A McDonald’s apple pie. Decided to make a little slip cover to go around it to celebrate…

St. Patrick’s Day Fruity Rainbow Treats

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  So simple and yummy fruity taste!!! 3 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 package (10 oz., about 40) regular marshmallows – OR – 4 cups miniature marshmallows 6 cups Fruity Pebbles Cereal 1. In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. 2. Add Fruity Pebbles…

Another University of Florida Gator Party

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Decided to break out all the Gator stuff and have a mini party.  U of  F (Gators) played FSU  (bummer we lost).  So I decided to dress up dinner and add a few fun things to enjoy the evening since the game started at 7. Made football cupcake wrappers and then cupcake toppers. Added some…

Fall Pumpkin Pie Spiced Buttercream Cucpcakes

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  These cupcakes are super fun!  Nothing difficult at all, yet they look fancy smancy Perfect for the Thanksgiving/Fall Holiday upon us!! This is definitely a “cheater cake” recipe. Except for the frosting everything else is from a mix Let’s start with assembling the Acorns. You will need MINI sized Nilla Wafers…. Chocolate Kisses…. Mini…

Halloween Brownie Push Pop Treats

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  Wrapping up the last of my Halloween treats and will be moving on to Thanksgiving.   These were a hit at my daughters 1st grade class.   I loved how they turned out. I purchased these wonderful push pops from – http://www.culinarydirect.com I love their quality of their push pops and you can’t go…

Our 1st Decorated Cake – 40th Anniversary

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This really isn’t a HOW-TO post. More of a — not too shabby we did it post. Last week my in law’s celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.  They were married young and still madly in love. We wanted to make them a wedding cake. Chad laughed. I had high ambitions. We may be crafty folks…

Halloween Ghost Cookies

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One of the easiest and quite tastiest cookies we made this week with the kids!  Ghost Cookies. All you need is – Nutter Butter Cookies, Mini Chocolate Chips, Wax Paper & White Chocolate Bark (found at Walmart) We melted our Chocolate Bark in the microwave. Start by dipping your 1st cookie. We used a fork…

Pumpkin Cheesecake – A-MAZING!!

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I really should have taken a photo of it nicely plated for you. However it never lasts that long. By the time it hits the plate, someone has taken it to eat. IT IS THAT GOOD!! We have made many different pumpkin cheesecakes over the year. This one TAKES THE CAKE Seriously! What I forgot…

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