Tag: Desserts

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. Wait. Isn’t apple pie with the crumbly top called Dutch […]

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. But you guys, if you make this once and take a lil’ bite, you will discover that it is a-m-a-z-i-n-g. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Amish Coffee Cake

Amish Coffee Cake

The great thing about some coffee cakes is that there is actually coffee in the cake. That’s the case with this Amish Coffee Cake – it has the lightest, most interesting flavor of any cake I’ve yet made…and I make a lot of cakes. Amish […]

Raspberry Cheesecake

Raspberry Cheesecake

When we moved to Clucky Dickens Farm, we knew there was a raspberry patch, but we weren’t sure what would come of it. How big was it? Would it produce?               Oh, gosh…has it ever produced! One day of […]