Archive | Dessert Recipes

26 April 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Chinese Chews

These were always a popular baked treat in my Grandmother’s kitchen – I think she made them mostly for my Dad who has always loved them. Admittedly, I have never made them before now as I don’t think that I had much of an appreciation for dates until adulthood. As a child, these squares were […]

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25 April 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Butter Tart Squares Recipe

May is going to be a busy month in the Robertson household. A jewelry party, a princess party and a class barbecue for our sons entire kindergarten class are all happening right here at grand central station – uh, yeah. Busy! One of my favorite go-to books for recipes for entertaining is Jean Pare’s “Company’s […]

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22 April 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Easiest Ever Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Well, it’s strawberry season again, or at least it’s getting close. You always know when the strawberries are on sale at your local grocery store, and their colour is absolutely fabulous that it’s the right time for the first taste of the season and boy, was it ever! Our daughter is a huge strawberry fan, […]

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05 December 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Top Five Christmas Dessert Recipes

Well, since I’m not really allowed to *eat* these yummy desserts right now due to my detox diet week, at least I can write about them! These are my all-time favorite Christmas Desserts. I’m posting links to three of them so in case you’re interested in making them (and I highly recommend that you do) […]

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16 November 2009 ~ 4 Comments

Easy Raspberry Truffles Recipe

Truffles? Aren’t they supposed to be really fiddly and complex? Well, the mere thought of making truffles would have had me in a panic, until I found an amazingly simple recipe. It was so quick, so easy, and so good, that I really couldn’t believe it! In the original recipe, there is no call for […]

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09 November 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Date Squares Recipe

These are an all-time favorite and a true classic. I actually just took them out of the oven, and will be putting them away in my freezer for my launch party on November 20th – so if you’d like to come and have a taste, they’ll be waiting for you! 😉 Date Squares Recipe 3 […]

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12 June 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Peanut Buster Parfait Recipe

This is just as good as the real Dairy Queen treat, and very easy to whip together in minutes. It’s a great treat to take to a family picnic, barbeque, or make it for your family, and re-freeze leftovers, until you’ve gobbled it up!  Trust me, it won’t take long :o) Peanut Buster Parfait 1 […]

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08 January 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Fat Free Cheesecake

Cheesecake is my Kryptonite.  There – I admit it. I’ve been known to frequent a certian local restaurant for a great big slice of the delicious cheesecake they make, and let me tell you, I’ve eaten a lot of cheesecake in my time, but thiers is by far the BEST! I have to admit however, […]

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28 September 2008 ~ 8 Comments

Pumpkin Pie Recipe

My Gram made the best Pumpkin Pie anyone’s ever had!  Thanksgiving dinner was never complete without a wonderful piece of her pie topped off with whipped cream.  Her Butter Tarts were also one of her most well-known homemade treats…basically, anything with pastry, she was a master at baking! Sadly, this will be our first Thanksgiving […]

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06 September 2008 ~ 3 Comments

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe

One of my all-time favorite recipes to make at this time of the year, is Apple Crisp. With apples in abundance, and the simplicity of this recipe, this seems like the perfect time to share it! Apple Crisp 2 Cups Chopped Apples 2/3 Cup Brown Sugar 1/2 Cup Butter or Margarine 1 1/3 Cups White […]

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