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  • stack of toffee pecan bars

    Chewy Toffee Pecan Bars

    These chewy toffee pecan bars are part blondie, part cookie bar, and full on ooey-gooey delicious. The buttery pecan flavor is outrageous!…

  • apple fritter bread

    Easy Apple Fritter Bread

    Easy Apple Fritter Bread ~ tart apples are swirled with brown sugar and spices in this classic loaf cake, topped with a sweet crackly glaze. This apple quick bread takes a…

  • pumpkin Spice Crisp in a bowl with ice cream

    Pumpkin Spice Crisp

    Pumpkin Spice Crisp is the new gold standard for pumpkin desserts, sorry not sorry pumpkin pie, we’re going a different way this Thanksgiving, and we’re super excited about it. This fluffy…

  • Dutch Apple Cake with fork

    Dutch Apple Cake

    Every bite of this Dutch Apple Cake is sweet and juicy thanks to layers of thinly sliced Honeycrisps, baked up in a no fail batter with a touch of spice. This…

  • slices of lingonberry tart, stacked

    Lingonberry Jam Tart with Cardamom

    My Lingonberry Jam Tart with Cardamom is an easy one bowl Scandinavian inspired shortbread crumble tart with a fabulous flavor combo. I sidetracked my diet for a second slice, and it…

  • apple cider doughnut loaf cake

    Apple Cider Doughnut Loaf Cake

    My apple cider doughnut loaf cake is the fall cake of your dreams, it tastes just like your favorite moist apple cider doughnut. One bite will take you hay riding, apple…

  • chocolate chip pumpkin cookies, with dark chocolate chips on a wooden board

    Chewy Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies!

    Chewy chocolate chip pumpkin cookies the ultimate fall cookie, with lots of perfectly spiced pumpkin flavor and that chewy texture we all love in a cookie.…

  • Pear and almond tart being sliced.

    Almond Pear Tart

    A classic pear tart recipe with a simple almond-scented frangipane filling is the perfect showcase for gorgeous Bosc pears. This easy fall dessert is so quick to make!…

  • double chocolate banana bread on a marble surface

    Double Chocolate Banana Bread

    Double Chocolate Banana Bread is the ultimate pairing of chocolate and banana ~ so rich I could have called it a cake. But whatever you want to call it, I defy…

  • Praline Pumpkin Snack Cake is the ultimate fall treat, with a moist, slightly spiced pumpkin cake topped with a to-die-for praline caramel frosting ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Pecan Praline Pumpkin Cake

    Pecan Praline Pumpkin Cake is my favorite new pumpkin dessert recipe, and that’s saying a lot. This cake has the perfect tender crumb, a lightly spiced pumpkin flavor, and an out…

  • fresh plums

    Should You Eat More Plums?

    Spoiler alert ~ yes! Plums are the new star superfruit (move over blueberries) and they have so many health benefits to offer. And when we get tired of eating them out…

  • maple pecan pound cake, sliced

    Maple Pecan Pound Cake

    Maple Pecan Pound Cake is the ultimate fall quick bread, with layers and layers of rich, caramelized flavor from browned butter, maple syrup, toasted pecans, and brown sugar.…

  • taking a bite of a powdered sugar doughnut cake

    Powdered Sugar Doughnut Cake

    This powdered sugar doughnut cake is an easy little snack cake that takes its cue from everybody’s favorite childhood doughnut. The cakey texture, the perfect nutmeg flavor, and the thick layer…

  • Honeycrisp Apple Cake with fork

    Honeycrisp Apple Cardamom Cake

    My delicious Honeycrisp Apple Cardamom Cake starts with a moist cardamom cake paved with layer upon layer of thinly sliced Honeycrisp apples and topped with a buttery crumble. It’s the perfect…

  • maple walnut cake, sliced

    Our Favorite Fall Maple Nut Recipes

    The lingering flavor of maple combined with toasty nuts like walnuts and pecans makes some of the most memorable treats of any season ~ move over pumpkin spice!…

  • Apple Cider Doughnut Cake

    Apple Cider Doughnut Cake is a warm cinnamon apple cake that tastes just like Fall’s iconic apple cider doughnuts. It’s basically everything you love about the season, baked up in a…

  • Better than Starbucks Banana Walnut Bread ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Better than Starbucks Banana Walnut Bread

    Better than Starbucks Banana Walnut Bread (with cream cheese frosting!) is a new fall ritual. Imagine no waiting in line…no worry about getting the mangy looking slice at the back of the…

  • a stack of zucchini brownies

    Moist Zucchini Brownies

    These zucchini brownies with chocolate chips are super delicious ~ shredded zucchini not only makes these brownies extra moist, it gives you an excuse to go in for seconds: we all…

  • peanut butter cookies, piled on a baking rack

    Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

    These classic peanut butter cookies are the perfect cookie. Crunchy on the outside, chewy inside, with plenty of that peanutty flavor we all crave ~ this one bowl recipe is easy…

  • New York Style Crumb Cake

    Cardamom Crumb Cake

    Cardamom Crumb Cake is a moist pillowy New York style crumb cake that takes coffeecake to a whole new level with the subtle warmth of cardamom.…

  • Dreamy Nutella Mousse Pie!

    My dreamy Nutella mousse pie with a fluffy chocolate hazelnut filling is nestled in a dark chocolate cookie crust. This easy icebox pie is irresistible!…

  • cherry almond bars, with fork

    Pie Bars of Summer!

    Pie bars, crumble bars, slab pies, whatever you call them, these bars make summer’s most iconic desserts easier to bake, easier to eat, and easier to share!…

  • A zucchini pecan bar with caramel frosting with a bite taken out.

    Caramel Frosted Zucchini Pecan Bars

    These zucchini bars with caramel frosting are the richest and most decadent in my arsenal of zucchini desserts ~ the cake is uber moist and the frosting is dense and delicious, almost…

  • Strawberry jam crumble bars, overhead.

    Strawberry Jam Bars

    Strawberry jam bars are all about that unbeatable combo of buttery shortbread cookie dough and sweet-tart strawberry jam. This simple dessert never disappoints!…

  • easy cherry almond crisp, in pan with ice cream

    Cherry Almond Crisp Dump Cake

    This deliciously easy cherry almond crisp has a tart homemade cherry filling topped with an almond crumble that starts with a vanilla cake mix. Whoever said ‘easy as pie’ obviously never…

  • lemon trifles in individual cups

    Easy Lemon Trifle

    Lemon trifle, here in handy individual glasses, is an easygoing recipe that combines cubes of fluffy cake, tangy lemon curd, and sweetened whipped cream ~ I’m pretty sure you’ve just found…

  • Raspberry Desserts to Make All Summer

    Raspberries are the queen of summer berries in my book. From layer cake to sorbet, these delicious raspberry dessert recipes will keep you enjoying these juicy gems for the whole season…

  • How to Make Rainbow Popsicles for a healthy summer treat ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    How to Make Rainbow Fruit Popsicles

    These healthy fresh fruit popsicles are made with exotic fruits like mango, dragon fruit, papaya, golden kiwi and black raspberry to tempt the most sophisticated palates. They’re all natural with no…