Tag: Desserts

The Best Rhubarb Crisp Recipe

The Best Rhubarb Crisp Recipe

Did you know that rhubarb doesn’t grow everywhere? That’s just about the saddest thing I’ve ever heard. As a lifelong Minnesota girl, I absolutely adore rhubarb—it’s one of the very first things to grow here after our long winters, and we sure enjoy using it […]

Sour Cream Rhubarb Cake

Sour Cream Rhubarb Cake

When the rhubarb starts growing, it’s a mad rush to make all the things we can with rhubarb. Because, rhubarb! We dive into making Strawberry Rhubarb Pie, Strawberry Rhubarb Slush, Rhubarb Muffins, and this favorite, Sour Cream Rhubarb Cake. Lots of rhubarb cake recipes have […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Rhubarb is a big deal in Minnesota. Since our natural growing season is so short, rhubarb is often the first thing any of us are able to harvest. One of the first signs of spring is rhubarb, and Strawberry Rhubarb Pie is our favorite way […]

Amish Coffee Cake: There’s Coffee IN the Batter

Amish Coffee Cake: There’s Coffee IN the Batter

I like to have coffee with my coffee cake. How about you? Of course you do. I mean, the name coffee cake makes it obvious that it’s a cake that deserves to have coffee served with it. But here’s the thing about coffee cake. There […]

Hillbilly Buttermilk Pie

Hillbilly Buttermilk Pie

I have a lot of favorite cookbooks that I use all the time. Because of this, it’s super fun when I find a new little gem hiding at an antique shop. I found High on the Hog: Hillbilly Recipes by Ella Mae Tucker a few […]

French Apple Pie

French Apple Pie

If you’re anything like me, you love pie. It’s a staple dessert in our home. This recipe for French Apple Pie is awesome—a super easy one crust pie finished off with a yummy, crumbly top. So if you’ve got apples, French Apple Pie is what […]

Peanut Butter and Cream Brownies

Peanut Butter and Cream Brownies

There comes a time in every person’s life when they need a treat. A chocolately, peanut buttery, creamy treat. Peanut Butter and Cream Brownies might be just the thing to fit the bill when such a need arises. Ingredients for Peanut Butter and Cream Brownies […]

Carrot Pie: Yes, I’m Serious

Carrot Pie: Yes, I’m Serious

Carrot pie? What the what? I know. You’re thinking I’m nuts for suggesting you take something as amazing as pie and make it with carrots. I mean, most people make Strawberry Rhubarb pie or French Apple Pie or even Crustless Pumpkin Pie, right? And while […]

Old Fashioned Fruit Cocktail Cake

Old Fashioned Fruit Cocktail Cake

Golly darn it, I love this recipe for Old Fashioned Fruit Cocktail Cake because it is ridiculously simple. I also love it because it’s one of my dad’s favorite old recipes from his mom (my grandma, who passed away thirty-ish years ago). Oh, and I […]