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Sweet Treats

Instant Pot Blackberry Cobbler

Instant Pot Blackberry Cobbler

Blackberry cobbler is one of the great things I enjoy about Summer! The season always brings an abundance of fresh blackberries that I get to use fresh or put up in my freezer to enjoy the rest of the year. This Instant Pot Blackberry Cobbler […]

Delicious Instant Pot Spiced Peach Crisp

Delicious Instant Pot Spiced Peach Crisp

Peach crisp is quick and easy dessert that can be whipped up in no time to help finish up a delicious dinner! This recipe features spiced cooked peaches with an oatmeal crisp topping that will be an instant hit with your family and friends! Pair […]

Instant Pot Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Instant Pot Pineapple Upside Down Cake

I was in the mood for a Pineapple Upside Down Cake this weekend, but didn’t want to heat up the house to make one! Summer heat has arrived, so I pulled out my Instant Pot to convert my recipe to cook it in an alternative […]

Instant Pot Cinnamon Roll Apple Galette

Instant Pot Cinnamon Roll Apple Galette

Apple pies have kind of been my Achille’s heel in the kitchen as long as I can remember. Even after following recipes and directions perfectly, or shopping for the perfect type of apple they usually turned out pretty disappointing. After many years of soggy pies […]

How to Make Perfect Pumpkin Pie

How to Make Perfect Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie is a family favorite for many people around the holidays including mine! Pumpkin Pie certainly sounds easy to make, but sometimes the directions on the back of the pumpkin puree can be a little misleading often leading to undercooked pies. Start with one […]

Instant Pot Monkey Crack Bread

Instant Pot Monkey Crack Bread

I’ve always heard the monkey bread is delicious, however, once I made my Instant Pot Monkey Crack Bread…I was totally addicted! I was skeptical at first wondering what a traditionally oven baked dessert would turn out in the Instant Pot. As it turns out, I […]

Instant Pot Golden Oreo Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Instant Pot Golden Oreo Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

I continued my cooking adventures with the Instant Pot this week by trying out a new dessert. I ordered up a new springform pan to fit my Instant Pot, and promptly made a sinfully decadent and delicious cheesecake. I adore this Instant Pot Golden Oreo […]

Double Coconut Cream Pie

Double Coconut Cream Pie

Double Coconut Cream Pie is a classic dessert that is easier than you thought to make! This is one of the first pies I ever made when I first got married. It has a filling that is a cinch to make, and it tastes so […]

Easy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Easy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut butter cookies are the bomb, but peanut butter chocolate chip cookies are even better! I was looking for a sweet treat that could curb my craving but didn’t want something so over the top that I would go into sugar shock. I decided I would add chocolate to my usual peanut butter cookies.
My peanut butter chocolate chip cookies turned out great, and fit the bill perfectly!

Quick Strawberry Cream Cheese Danish

Quick Strawberry Cream Cheese Danish

I bought a really small cast iron pan at a swap meet, and I think it’s the cutest thing! Don’t blame me because I couldn’t resist it when I saw it, but wasn’t sure what to do with it once I got it home. Then […]