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Snickerdoodle cookies on a cooling rack

Classic Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles are a classic cinnamon sugar cookie with a tangy kick! These Snickerdoodles have a soft and chewy center with crispy edges, and a delicious combination of a cinnamon, sugar and butter.

Stack of three blueberry donuts

Blueberry Streusel Baked Donuts

Blueberry Streusel Baked Donuts are soft and tender cake donuts with hints of brown sugar and cinnamon.  Packed with fresh blueberries and topped with a blueberry streusel.

Olive pizza dough breadsticks on a cooling rack

Asiago Olive Pizza Dough Breadsticks

These Asiago Olive Pizza Dough Breadsticks are made with an easy dough that is also used to make pizza. The breadsticks are soft on the inside and crispy on the outside – just like the crusts of a pizza.  Nutty asiago cheese are paired with briny and salty olives for a flavorful bite!

Olive oil and orange cake with orange slices

Olive Oil Orange Cake

This Olive Oil Orange Cake is extra moist, tender and full of flavor.  Plus, it is refined sugar-free!  Fresh orange juice and zest give the cake the right amount of citrus, and olive oil keeps the cake moist and adds sophisticated flavor.

Spoonfuls of lime cracker pie

Lime Cracker Icebox Custard Pie

Lime Cracker Icebox Pie is a cross between a key lime pie and lime custard.  Thick and creamy sweet and tart lime custard is set between alternating layers of salty and sweet crackers to create a delicious no-bake dessert.     

Single serving of strawberry shortcake on a white plate

Homemade Strawberry Shortcake

This Homemade Strawberry Shortcake desserts is a twist on the classic with strawberries added to the homemade biscuits.  The tender strawberry biscuits are topped with lightly sweetened strawberry slices and fluffy whipped coconut cream. 

A sliced whole orange cake

Whole Orange Butter Cake

If you love oranges, and cake, then you need to try this Whole Orange Butter Cake.  Adding the whole orange gives the cake all of the flavor layers of an orange – sweet, tart, a bit sharp and full of orange citrus goodness.  All wrapped in a tender, lightly sweetened, and thick butter cake.

Chocolate chip and cranberry granola bars arranged om a table

Homemade Chewy Granola Bars

Tired of paying over $5 a box for granola bars?  I certainly am and these Homemade Chewy Granola Bars are probably one of the easiest grocery store swaps you can make at home, and flavor just the way you like them!

Close up of applesauce coffee cake slice

Applesauce Coffee Cake

This Applesauce Coffee Cake is made with applesauce and sour cream to keep it super-moist, and a cinnamon nut streusel adds sugar and spice in the center and the top of the cake.  The perfect cake to enjoy with your morning coffee or an anytime snack!

Berry Mousse Genoise Layer Cake

This Berry Mousse Genoise Layer Cake is an easier take on a classic Charlotte Russe cake.  Layers of soft Genoise sponge cakes are topped with a homemade berry jam, and filled with a mixed berry mousse filling.   

Slice of peanut butter mousse and jelly cake

Peanut Butter Mousse and Berry Jam Cake

This decadent Peanut Butter Mousse & Berry Jam Cake is a sophisticated version of the classic PB&J sandwich!  The moist white cake is reminiscent of nostalgic white bread, the peanut butter has been enhanced as creamy mousse, and the jelly is a bit more refined as a homemade jam.