Oatmeal Coconut Cookies

Oatmeal Coconut Cookies Coconut and oatmeal is one of my favorite cookie combos! Also moist and soft and delicious.    Oatmeal Coconut Cookies ingredients 2 cups brown sugar 2 cups sugar 2 cups shortening 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon almond extract 4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoon salt 4 cups old fashion rolled oats 2 cups coconut   instructions In a bowl or mixer add the sugars and shortening and mix together.  Then add the eggs, vanilla, and almonds extract and mix together. Add the flour, baking powder, baking soda and …

Magic Cookie Bars

Magic Cookie Bars Layered cookie bars are the ultimate dessert bar, in my opinion. They are absolutely delicious!   Magic Cookie Bars instructions 1/2 cup margarine or butter 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 14 oz eagle brand milk 6 oz chocolate chips 1 cup sweetened coconut flakes 1 cup chopped nuts instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a 13×9 inch pan melt the butter or margarine in the oven. Then remove from oven. Sprinkle the graham cracker crumbs on top. Then pour the sweetened condensed milk on top. Then the coconut Then the chocolate chips Press down …

Spring Chex Mix

Spring Chex Mix  Easter dessert recipes are my favorite. They are so cute with the pastel colors. This ooey gooey Chex mix is just that! Cute and so yummy. No matter what the holiday is, I love making Chex mix and making it festive.  Spring Chex Mix  ingredients 6 cups Chex Mix Cereal 6 cups Golden Graham Cereal 2 3/4 cups sweetened shredded coconut, dye with green food coloring before adding 2 cups sliced almonds 3/4 cup butter 1 1/4 cups light corn syrup 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract   toppings: 1 cup mini marshmallows 1 cup …

White Texas Sheet Cake 

White Texas Sheet Cake  Texas sheet cake is a family favorite! The chocolate version has been made hundreds of times in our home. But when I tried this white Texas sheet cake I fell in love with it even more!  This recipe is called white TEXAS sheet cake for a reason…it’s huge! Perfect for parties or if you eant to have a dessert in your house for a few days. Everyone always loves this recipes because it is a spin off of the famous chocolate sheet cake. I don’t know which one I like better but if you like milk …

Heart Sugar Cookies for Valentines Day

Valentines Sugar Cookies  Sugar Cookies for Valentines Day have been a tradition ever since I was a little girl. These conversation heart sugar cookies are the cutest!  My mom tells a story of me asking her to make personalized heart sugar cookies for my class for valentines day when I was 7 years old.  Here are some of my other favorite Valentine Day Desserts: Better Than Anything Cake Valentines Sugar Cookie Bars Chocolate Bundt Cake Chocolate Covered Strawberries German Chocolate Cake These are by far the cutest sugar cookies I have ever made! Get into the Valentines Day spirit and …

German Chocolate Cake

German Chocolate Cake This German chocolate cake is one of a kind and an absolute MUST TRY! The coconut pecan filling is a signature and is the key to making this cake amazing! Attention all chocolate lovers! This is a cake you have to try. With the perfect filling and texture this German chocolate cake will become your new favorite dessert to make for the family. Not only is it delicious but it is so fun to make! My kids love helping with this recipe and it turns out looking great at the end. Want more cake recipes like this? …

Chocolate Bundt Cake

Chocolate Bundt Cake There is only 1 chocolate bundt cake recipe our family makes. This is it and it’s absolutely delicious!  My mom lets us pick our favorites for dinner and this chocolate bundt cake makes an appearance regularly. It is a family favorite. We are a family of foodies and if this one is our favorite there must be a great reason!  Here are some of my other cake recipes Funfetti Cake Strawberry Coconut Cake Key Lime Cupcakes   If chocolate bundt cake wasn’t your favorite dessert before then this recipe is definitely going to change your mind. It …

Christmas Tree Fruit Pizza

Christmas Tree Fruit Pizza ** DISCLOSURE: This is a sponsored post from Eggland’s Best Eggs, I have been compensated for this recipe and post. Fruit Pizza shaped like a Christmas Tree? Start with a delicious sugar cookie crust, then top with a white chocolate frosting, then load up with fruits and top with a glaze. Who wouldn’t love a delicious treat that is also loaded with yummy fruit?   As a mom of 4 young children, I always like to make holidays extra special by creating festive desserts! Fruit pizza has always been a family favorite. So when Eggland’s Best …

White Chocolate Popcorn for Christmas!

White Chocolate Popcorn White Chocolate popcorn is always fun to make and have around the holidays when guests come over! I have always loved white chocolate popcorn, or any kind of popcorn for that matter! When I first got married I worked for my mom making holiday gift baskets for clients that she had. We would always add in a fun holiday popcorn and this recipe has become one of my favorites over the years! Depending on the holiday I switch up some of the ingredients and add some fun candy depending on the season!  Looking for more holiday treats?! …

Christmas Chex Mix

Holiday Chex Mix Recipe This Christmas Chex Mix Recipe is one of my favorites this year! Some people like to call this Christmas Crack and I totally understand why! This stuff is addicting. I love making this throughout the entire year but during the holidays I love adding extra goodies to make it more festive.  Check out some of my other favorite treats to make during the holidays Christmas Sugar Cookies Chocolate Crinkle Cookies Santa Veggie Tray   If you’ve never tried this delicious holiday snack before then I can promise you you’re missing out. Hope on this trend and …