Easy Chocolate Cake with Almonds and Cinnamon

Feed a crowd easily with this Easy Chocolate Cake studded with almonds and scented with cinnamon. It comes together quicker than a mix cake and tastes amazing! You want to know how to be the hit of the party at your next potluck event? Take this cake. Seriously. It takes less than half an hour […]

Coconut Berry Salad Recipe

Enjoy in-season berries in this deliciously simple Coconut Berry Salad that can be made in just minutes. It’s the perfect healthy dessert to serve all spring and summer. Berry season has arrived here in California. Last week the kids and I joined some friends for our annual strawberry picking adventure. While the berries aren’t cheap, they’re […]

Cranberry-Orange Scones to Bake Someone Happy

Bake someone happy with these easy Cranberry-Orange Scones. Sweet cranberries, orange zest, and whole wheat pastry flour, not to mention ample butter, make for a divine weekend treat! Scones are kind of my thing. I can’t remember ever having them as a child, but once I grew up and went to college in Santa Barbara, […]

Whole Wheat Aebleskiver Recipe

Whole Wheat Aebleskiver Recipe | Good Cheap Eats

Enjoy a traditional Danish treat when you make Aebleskiver with raspberry sauce. This simple recipe includes whole wheat flour and vanilla to enhance the “pancake puffs”. When I was a kid, one of our regular family outings was a trip to Solvang, California. It’s a little tourist town, inspired by Danish culture. Whenever relatives came […]

Raspberry Sauce Recipe That Comes Together in Minutes

Enjoy this quick and easy raspberry sauce with pancakes, waffles, and a number of desserts. It comes together in a flash, making it a great last-minute dessert. I think it’s safe to say that raspberries are my favorite fruit. I didn’t always think so, but over the last couple years I’ve bought them more often, […]

Homemade Graham Cracker Crust

You don’t need to rely on commercial pie crusts this season. You can make your own Homemade Graham Cracker Crust as easy as pie. Pie is probably my very favorite baked good. Cheesecake is a close second, but when I think of comforting desserts or a sweet treat that I want to bring to a party, […]

Icebox Cakes: Easiest Summer Dessert (VIDEO)

Icebox cakes are the easiest summer dessert you could make, well, aside from scooping up ice cream. Watch this week’s video to see how truly easy it is. As summer gets under way, consider how you can open your doors, invite friends over, and enjoy delicious meals together. Summer entertaining can be some of the easiest […]

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Enjoy the ice cream shop experience with this homemade Strawberry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream made with just a few whole ingredients. As a child, one of the highlights of a week would be a stop at Thrifty Drug Store. There was an old fashioned ice cream counter where for 10 cents a scoop I could get […]