8 Dump Cake Recipes for Graduation Parties


Did you forget about graduation stuff? It really snuck up on me this year. All of the sudden, people are ready to throw caps, but I’m not quite ready for the parties! Most of the time these parties are potlucks, and desserts are in high-demand. Thankfully, there’s an obvious choice. If you’re trying to throw […]

15 Heavenly Cream Cheese Recipes


Cream cheese is the dream cheese. You can pretty much add it to any dessert and it does wonders. Cheesecake is the prime example of cream cheese doing its wonderful thing, but sometimes it’s surprising where you can sneak it in to thicken your desserts and balance out the sweetness. Cream cheese recipes are a […]

Link Love: 17 Cake Mix Recipes to Kickstart Summer


“Ain’t life grand?” That’s exactly what I think to myself when I remember there’s cake mix in the pantry. It always happens when I’m having a near-insane craving. I pull open the pantry door and there is the cake mix, looking so seductive, tucked behind boxes of pasta. “YAY!” I exclaim, clutching the small cardboard […]

Strawberry Jell-O Poke Cake

Strawberry Jello Poke Cake 15

Hi, Friends! I’m glad to be back this month from The Seasoned Mom with another very easy, very delicious recipe to share. If you’re headed to any picnics, potlucks, or gatherings with family and friends this season, this Strawberry Jell-O Poke Cake will quickly become the star of the show! I originally tasted a “poke […]

Super Simple Lemon Bundt Cake

Spring is in the air and I’m loving anything with a touch of citrus. Cookies, dessert bars, easy cake recipes… If they’re lemon dessert recipes or just plain fruity, I’m all in. That’s why I’m a giant fan of the bundt cake recipe below. Super Simple Lemon Bundt Cake is a refreshing take on a […]

10 Southern Spring Desserts: Cool Whip Recipes and More


When it comes to Southern desserts, I have one rule: Pile that cool whip on! It’s hard to resist any dessert with a small mountain of light, fluffy whipped cream. Cool whip recipes are so refreshing, and usually very easy to make. With so many tasty cakes and pies, the American South has plenty of […]

The Best Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe + A Pretty Sweet Giveaway!

Guilt-Free Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Every year for my dad’s birthday, he always asks my mom to make one simple dessert: pineapple upside-down cake. He doesn’t want a chocolate cake or a funfetti treat. He just really wants a pineapple upside-down cake. (Which is totally fine with my mom, as it’s one of the best easy cake recipes ever.) So, […]

Out-of-This-World Lemon Desserts You Have to Try

Lemon Desserts

I’ve mentioned before that I’m not the biggest chocolate dessert recipe fan. While I know that chocolate is a gift from the gods, it just doesn’t do much for me. I honestly prefer vanilla desserts over chocolate desserts. That being said, I prefer lemon dessert recipes over vanilla desserts. And, potentially, over all other desserts. […]

New Test Kitchen Recipe: Vanilla Dessert Lasagna


When it comes to quick and easy desserts, you really can’t do better than a light, refreshing dessert lasagna. This spring, we’re dreaming of sweet recipes like this Vanilla Dessert Lasagna, straight from our test kitchen. Vanilla lovers, your time has come! This easy dessert recipe layers vanilla pudding, whipped cream, cream cheese and delectable […]

Drool-Worthy No-Bake Cookies & Bars You Need in Your Life

No Bake Cookies

By now, it’s pretty much a universal fact that the next best thing to baked goods are no-bake dessert recipes. In fact, they may even eclipse baked treats like cakes, cupcakes, and brownies. The jury’s still out on that one. Now, I know what some of you might be thinking and, yes, the idea of […]