My family has been making its way through the book Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects this month, and some of the experiments involve some of our favorite kinds of projects: kitchen science! Kitchen science is really fun because it almost always involves things you have on hand already and you often get to eat what you make while you learn about how it was possible in the first place. Cool!
Did you miss out on National Chocolate Pudding Day on Monday? If not, you can still enjoy pudding anytime, whether you like instant pudding or you make your own homemade desserts!
It's really easy to make homemade pudding. All you need is sugar, cornstarch, cocoa, salt, milk, butter, and vanilla extract. This recipe from Hershey's also calls for some whipped cream if you'd like to add that to your dessert.
Did you know that today is Peaches and Cream Day in the United States? It seems like every day has its own holiday, and today is the celebration of peaches and whipped cream. You might think that it should be later in the season, given that peach picking usually takes place in August, but today is as good of a day as any to enjoy a big bowl of fruit and cream. When it comes to fruity desserts, two things are key:
1. Keep it simple
2. Include a unique twist
Yes, that is chocolate covered bacon. On a stick. Yes, it's delicious, as crazy as it sounds.
Have you ever had bacon for dessert? It sounds like such a ridiculous concept but more restaurants are catching on to this trend, offering up bacon goodies to eat everywhere you go. There's candied bacon, bacon ice cream, bacon parfait... Even Denny's features bacon desserts now and then!
There is no reason to skip dessert when you want it, it's easy and it can even be healthful. Cake and ice cream aren't great for daily treats, but strawberries and cream can be. This list of 35 quick and easy dessert recipes will have you enjoying a little pop of sweetness after your meals without over-indulging or spending too much time baking.
It's that time of year again: time to honor Mama! If you're like lots of people, you're looking for a great idea for a special meal or dessert to say thanks to your mother this year. Whether Mom loves sweet or savory foods, a dessert is usually a pretty good idea. So what are your plans?
Some Pasta House locations are giving Mom free cheesecake on Mother's Day, so there's an idea if you're working on a budget! You can also whip one up fairly cheaply.
If you’ve never had the Twinstar Bakery Caramel Sundae Cake from Wal-Mart, you’re in for a treat. Under $6, it’s a decadently delicious caramel-flavored cake with two different kinds of caramel icing: an actual icing and a caramel drizzle that’s runny and amazing.
Yesterday our homeschool co-op had our spring party, and our family was assigned a dessert to bring. My daughter’s Little Passports activity sheet included a recipe for the Swedish sticky chocolate cake called kladdkaka this month, so we thought we’d try that out.
If you’re like many Americans, drinking your calories can sometimes be a bit problematic—especially if you enjoy drinking them on a regular basis. It can help to not only reserve sugary drinks as desserts, but also to make them at home so you know exactly what you’re drinking.
Spring is officially here, and summer desserts are right around the corner. Have you started to Pin your favorite dessert recipes for backyard barbecues and cookouts yet? One of the best recipes for any summer gathering is a good strawberry lemonade poke cake. It’s even better than strawberry shortcake.