Pictures of a ballet dancer in her tutu
Easy dessert, similar to a dump cake
A most delicious side salad or dessert
Boston Cream Cake by KristenDuke.com. This decadent cake is assembled in under 10 minutes
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Blueberry Whip Cake

Easy dessert, similar to a dump cake

I’ve got one more recipe to share using the Kraft products from my basket of fun. If you missed the other two, check out Chocolate Chip Strawberry Pretzel Squares and Boston Cream Cake.  Today, I’ve got this Blueberry Whip Cake that reminded me of the dump cake I shared 3 years ago, a.k.a. Blackberry Cobbler. It’s got a marshmallow base, blueberry pie filling, a cake mix, and COOL WHIP! This recipe is really quite versatile,

Chocolate Chip Strawberry Pretzel Squares

A most delicious side salad or dessert

This dessert has long time been a favorite of mine, but I’d seen it around on the internet in varying forms, and never wanted to just spin the wheel. When I teamed up with Kraft to shares some of their recipes, it was the perfect time to share this recipe from their site, with my own twist. Introducing: Chocolate Chip Strawberry Pretzel Squares. If you’ve never had this dish before, you MUST give it a… Continue Reading

Boston Cream Cake {10 minute dessert}

Boston Cream Cake by KristenDuke.com. This decadent cake is assembled in under 10 minutes

Do you love Boston Cream Pie or Eclair type donuts? If so, I’m pretty sure you’ll love todays recipe! Once you have the 5-6 simple ingredients, this Boston Cream Cake 10 minute assembly dessert is SUPER easy to make, and a crowd pleaser. I teamed up with Kraft to share a recipe they have on their site, with my simple twist of my own. This recipe starts with the base of an angel food cake.

Easter Bunny Chocolate Cakes

Easter Bunny Chocolate Cakes

Spring is in the air and what’s more springy than sweet bunnies?I’ve got these cute little Easter Bunny Chocolate mini Cakes to share with you today, and my friends with their bunny ideas, too! Get your PIN fingers ready and check out these 10 bunny themed projects, then read on for the full tutorial how to create your own Easter Bunny Chocolate Cakes.

27 Lemon Dinner and Dessert Recipes

Lemon Dinner and Dessert Recipes by KristenDuke.com

Do you love lemons as much as I do? Spring seems to sing “lemons” to me! So I rounded up some dinners and dessert recipes with lemon as one of the main ingredients. If you want a closer look at the recipes, click on the picture or title and it will take you to the recipe!

Cadbury Mini Egg Cookie Dough Brownie

Cadbury Mini Egg Cookie Dough Brownie

Happy Spring! Well….almost. Though it’s still chilly in parts of the world, we can smell spring…it’s very near. Today I’m sharing a most delicious spring treat we’ve just experimented with at my house, Cadbury Mini Egg Cookie Dough Brownies!  If you’re like me, your heart skips a beat when there is an initial sighting at the store of the deep purple bag with pastel eggs inside. The chalky outer shell with the milky chocolate inside.… Continue Reading

Cherry Miscellaneous Bar {Blondie Brownie}

Cherry Miscellaneous Bar {Blondie Brownie}

If I had my way, I’d call this the Cherry-Chocolate-Chip- Cream-Cheese-Cookie-Dough-Blondie-Brownie-Bar. That’s pretty much a summary of what’s in the Cherry Miscellaneous Bar. All that, and a ball of crumbs. Well I guess I can’t say cookie dough AND blondie, because those are the same thing, just one is cooked and the other is raw dough. But before we do that, it’s the 10th blog hop today! Though this month is dedicated to Decorating with… Continue Reading

Sprinkled Corn Flakes Marshmallow Treat

Sprinkled Corn Flakes Marshmallow Treat

One of mine and my kids favorite indulgences are Rice Krispie Treats. But have you ever tried to make them with Kellogg’s Corn Flakes?   Very similar, just a difference consistency, equally yummy! I made these Sprinkled Corn Flakes Marshmallow Treat for a recent family activity at home. I like to add chocolate chips, sprinkles, or other mix ins to make treats more fun. This time I added some white chocolate chips and colorful sprinkles!… Continue Reading

Peppermint Brownie Bites

Peppermint Brownies

Can you believe it is the 10th of December! Yikes, how did that happen?? Well, I’ve got my 9 buddies back with another amazing Blog Hop. Peppermint is definitely the flavor of the season and it is also our theme for the month. We’ve got lots of peppermint flavored treats to share with you as well as some darling peppermint inspired crafts! Be sure and visit all the blogs to check out the details on… Continue Reading

Pineapple Pretzel Salad

Pineapple Pretzel Salad

If you are looking for something different to add to your holiday table, I’ve got a great little side dish for you today. It’s in the form of a fruit salad, but with cream cheese, vanilla pudding, and butter it’s more like a dessert! Several years ago, I was at a church pot luck dinner gathering, and found myself spooning a white fluffy mixture onto my plate, unsure of it’s contents. When my tongue met… Continue Reading

Rocky Road Fudge Bars

Rocky Road Fudge Bars

My friend Tamiel introduced me to these Rocky Road Fudge Bars recipe over 4 years ago. We had both just given birth to our 4th child, and we liked to treat ourselves to delicious  lunches, while watching Cake Boss together. She was in the middle of whipping this up when I got there, and my first glance, I wasn’t overly excited because I don’t LOVE marshmallows and I don’t prefer too much chocolate in my… Continue Reading

Pecan Pie Egg Rolls

pecan pie egg rolls

I am a nut-in-my-desserts-lover. I’ve found people love ‘em or hate ‘em in their treats, and I simply LOVE the texture and crunch that comes from nuts. Pecan Pie is pretty much my favorite part about Thanksgiving dinner, and really, I’ll eat it all year long.  I also LOVE anything fried for that same crunchy reason, and savory egg rolls are among my favorite crunch! I decided I’d try to make some Pecan Pie Egg… Continue Reading

Halloween Bloody Brownies

Bloody Brownies for Halloween

It’s so fun to make Halloween treats for the kids, to get them all excited for the big day! Actually, it seems like a week of festivities with our church Fall Festival, the pre school library party, and then the 31st BIG DAY, I love that my kids get multiple chances to wear their costumes. Today I’m sharing a fun recipe for some Halloween Bloody Brownies. It’s really so simple, and just a fun way… Continue Reading

Triple Honeycomb Crunch

Triple Honeycomb Crunch

It’s the time again! Welcome to the blog hop featuring 10 creative bloggers. This month’s theme is all things HONEYCOMB.  I decided to make a fun little snack mix, and named it Triple Honeycomb Crunch because it has THREE types of honeycomb in the mix. I’ll share modifications for a single and double honeycomb, too.  It’s a delightful little treat perfect for an outing with the family in individual bags, or in a big bowl… Continue Reading

Triple Berry White Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Triple Berry White Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I love that overly ripe banana’s can be celebrated, because they are perfect for banana bread! I don’t generally LOVE banana bread unless it’s chalk full of textured goodness. I like nuts, but my kids don’t. Since I’m pretty much obsessed with all things white chocolate, I thought I’d throw them into the banana bread mix, along with all of the delicious berries hanging out in my fridge. Thus was born the Triple Berry White Chocolate… Continue Reading