Rum Raisin Custard Pie

Let me set the scene for you… as we soak plump raisins in rum allowing them to rehydrate, while further adding pure, sweet custard for a rich, enticing experience infused with just the right hint of warmth. Perfect for chilly evenings by a crackling fire place with perhaps some friends and family after a nice…

Les poires en pâte feuilletée (Pears in Puff Pastry)

Yes this is the one, the dessert I made off of a pinterest pin that I saw a few times. The pin from pinterest was just elegant and it really looked quite simple to prepare.  I have been thinking for a while that this would be a pleasant dessert to have on Thanksgiving. You know…

Apple Crisp

  Anyone who knows me understands that I am not big “sugary” enthusiast.  I am partial to salty foods and snacks.  I guess this could be good, but if you’re my husband or one of my children you would not think so. Raising the kids, I only had desserts on the weekends.  I never made…

Chocolate Smore Bites

  Yes yes yes I saw this on Pinterest.  On a weekend away, one of my girlfriends was trying to figure out a way to have the smores without getting the ooey gooey goodness all over.  I was browsing Pinterest and saw this.  SOOOO I decided how hard can it be to make these little…

Easy Individual Strawberry Cheesecake

Sugar cookies cooked until soft not hard. Heavy whipping cream 1 pint 1 package cream cheesecake flavored jello mix Fresh strawberries cut up. Cook the cookies and put in the bottom of individual dishes Put the whipping cream and jello packet together and whip until firm. You can hold the bowl upside down and nothing…