No-Bake Desserts

This is what made me decide to bring you a bunch of quick and easy desserts that require no baking whatsoever. More than 50 of them, in fact. Just feast your eyes on this collection, and you’ll be no-baking your little heart out!

Red Velvet Cake Batter Dip

My latest obsession is cake batter dip. Lawd have mercy, I can’t stop myself. The kids LOVE when I make this stuff. LOVE it. They basically fight over it, and I have to threaten them to get them to share.

Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

the only reason I got the dessert made is that it is no bake, and uses a pre-made graham cracker crust, so I threw the whole thing together in about 5 minutes, no exaggeration. It’s definitely going on my list of fastest and easiest dessert recipes EVER.

12 Easy Halloween Treats

Let’s just say you wanted to put together a fun Halloween party for your kids. Or your friends. Or your kids friends. Or your friends kids. Whatever. And let’s just say you didn’t want to spend a day and a half baking fancy treats and making complicated crafty decorations. You might like some fun Halloween ideas like those I’ve collected for you today.

Oreo Popcorn

Even with the 100-ish cookie recipes on this site, good old-fashioned packaged Oreos are still Robb’s favorite. I bought a package of plain original Oreos, and used half the package on this yummy Oreo White Chocolate Popcorn, and left the other half of the package for Robb to eat plain.

5 Quick and Easy Treats

It all made me think about treats that can be made and cleaned up quickly and easily. I mean, you don’t have to be camping to want THAT, do you? I compiled a few of my favorites for you.

Biscoff Granola Bars guest post

Pin ItIt’s the middle of the month, and I am already over budget on the groceries.  I can’t help myself.  Sometimes I see something fabulous like mini-bell peppers or blood orange Chobani greek yogurt, or heaven help me, Biscoff spread, and I just have to buy it. Now school is starting, and I have to [Read On]

Banana Chocolate Chunk Mini Muffins

Pin ItI have this problem.  When I bake stuff, I always want lots of people to tell me how amazing it is.  Because I’m vain.  My family has learned to accommodate me. When I made these banana muffins, I was pretty proud of myself.  I yelled through the house, “Chow’s on!,”  expecting people to come running, but [Read On]

Cherry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pin ItI’m not a big fan of bribing my children, as a general rule.  I much prefer beating them.  (Calm down, I don’t actually beat my children.)  I think kids should behave just because I ask them to, and not because I begged and bribed them.  It gives the kids the impression that they’re the [Read On]

Cinnamon Waffle Cookies

Pin ItWhose idea was it to break my vacuum the same week I got a dog?  Thanks for that, universe.  Good one. My bedroom has been in a pretty desperate condition, overflowing with useless crap, and dirty clothes, and dust.  I just keep putting new containers on the floor.  My husband has about had it [Read On]

Peanut Butter Bars (No Bake!)

Pin It An easy no-bake recipe for peanut butter bars with chocolate frosting. Source:  Bakerlady Some days were made for baking.  When it’s cool outside, and you have lots of un-interrupted time and lots of fresh produce in your fridge, there is nothing better than spending a few hours creating marvelous meals and desserts.  The [Read On]

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows

Pin ItLarge marshmallows dipped in chocolate and decorated with a variety of toppings. Yield:  About 30-35 large marshmallows It’s funny, how we make decisions sometimes.  I was wandering through the blogosphere, looking for fun cookies and other recipes to try when I found a picture of these marshmallows dipped in chocolate.  They reminded me of [Read On]

Chocolate Waffle Iron Cookies

Pin ItA very quick recipe for a chocolate cookie baked in a waffle iron. Source: My son’s junior high cooking class. Yield: about 30-40 little blobs My son is required to take this class at school which takes them through several practical vocational studies, including computers and bookkeeping, wood and metal shop, and cooking and [Read On]