Chocolate Caramel Pecan Clusters

Chocolate Caramel Pecan Clusters

I’ve been making Chocolate Caramel Pecan Clusters for many years now. It’s a holiday recipe for the Christmas season and also for Valentine’s Day. Our family loves them and they make great gifts. Clusters of chewy caramel and chopped pecans covered in a delectable chocolate 

Homemade Mincemeat Tarts

Homemade Mincemeat Tarts

This year I decided to make mincemeat with dried fruit and nuts (minus the traditional meat), and it turned out so good that it has earned a place in my Old World Christmas Recipes. With it, I made these Homemade Mincemeat Tarts, which were fabulous. 

Holiday Cardamom Spice Cookies

Holiday Cardamom Spice Cookies

Holiday Cardamom Spice Cookies are perfect for a Christmas Tea Party or for gifting. Filled with warm spices, candied cherries, dried cranberries, and almonds, these triangular cookies are a fun addition to any holiday cookie tray. Plus, they are so delicious! Especially with a cup 

Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle with Gingersnaps

Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle with Gingersnaps

This fall I’ve been experimenting with trifle recipes and this Pumpkin Cheesecake Trifle with Gingersnaps won my vote for delicious taste and ease of putting together. If you’re looking for a yummy, crowd-friendly dessert for your next family gathering or potluck dinner, be sure to 

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

I’ve been working on this recipe for Peanut Butter Oatmeal Toffee Cookies for several months now. Loaded with peanut butter, old-fashioned oats, sweet coconut flakes, and chocolate covered toffee, they are quite delicious. Especially when served with a large icy glass of milk.

Apple Caramel Delight Cheesecake

Apple Caramel Delight Cheesecake

I like to make this Apple Caramel Delight Cheesecake in the autumn when I want something extra special to serve my family. My husband loves this recipe. Creamy cheesecake lined with a buttery, pecan crust and topped with a delightful apple caramel topping. So yummy! 

Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato

Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato

With the price of ice cream climbing higher and higher, I have been making more homemade frozen desserts. Including this recipe for Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato. It’s one of my favorites. So creamy and delicious. Flavored with hazelnut chocolate and a touch of espresso. It’s 

Szarlotka – Polish Apple Pie

Szarlotka – Polish Apple Pie

This Szarlotka – Polish Apple Pie is a dessert very similar to a cobbler. Saucy cinnamon apple filling nestled between two layers of a crumbly buttery crust. So delicious. You may substitute the apples with blueberries or mixed berries, which is also very good in 

State Fair Funnel Cakes

State Fair Funnel Cakes

One of my favorite foods to eat at the Kansas State Fair is funnel cakes. But I don’t always have the chance to attend the fair every year, so this recipe for State Fair Funnel Cakes is a wonderful way to enjoy this sweet fried 

Battenburg Cake with Homemade Marzipan

Battenburg Cake with Homemade Marzipan

This summer I made Battenburg Cake with Homemade Marzipan for the first time. It was also the first time I’d ever eaten it. And it was delicious! Possibly my very favorite tea cake to date! Flavored with almond and strawberry, the checkerboard cake is then