Incredibly EASY, thick, soft and chewy, buttery Snickerdoodle Cookie Bars taste just like the cookie but so much easier and less time consuming! The cinnamon and sugar crackle top is to live for!
Chocolate Caramel Peanut Butter Fudge with NO stove or candy thermometer! This unbelievably easy dreamy fudge tastes like mini snickers bites and is so good I made them for Thanksgiving and they were gone in minutes with everyone begging for the recipe!
Luxuriously rich and creamy Cranberry Eggnog Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust is your favorite holiday beverage in cheesecake form! The crust tastes like a giant gingersnap cookie and the silky Eggnog Cream Topping and sweetly tart Cranberry Topping elevate this cheesecake to the hit of Christmas! I’ve also included very detailed instructions so if you have never made a cheesecake before, now is your chance!!
Mega soft and chewy Customizable Nutella Cookies are my absolute favorite chocolate cookie with a whole cup of Nutella mixed right into the batter! Mix in anything you want from chocolate chips to Reese’s pieces to Andes mints for the perfect Christmas cookie!
EASY Nutella Stuffed Snickerdoodle Muffins AKA muffins dunked in butter and generously coated in cinnamon-sugar for a baked muffin that tastes like a fried donut AND each with a Nutella surprise filling! These muffins are super quick to whip up and make the best special occasion breakfasts or dessert (like Christmas!)
White Cake with Cranberry Filling and Buttercream Frosting will be the hit of every holiday party with its moist, bakery style white cake (BEST white cake ever -the only white cake recipe you will ever need!) its festive sweet and tangy cranberry filling and luscious velvety Orange Buttercream Frosting. And the best part is you can make the cake and filling a day ahead for a stress free, stunningly beautiful, melt in your mouth delicious dessert!
Prepare yourself to be obsessed with this mega flavorful, moist Pumpkin Bread Pudding smothered with heavenly Brown Sugar Caramel Sauce and bursting with the flavors of Fall! This Pumpkin Bread Pudding (with chocolate chips!) makes a delectable crowd-pleasing alternative dessert for Thanksgiving or simply a comforting, “just because” dessert that melts in your mouth and fills your being with happiness – any night of the week!
Decadent Fluffy S’mores Pancakes with butterscotch and chocolate chips riddled in every graham cracker pancake bite all smothered with intoxicatingly delicious marshmallow syrup make a super fun breakfast, brunch or even dessert! These easy pancakes will have everyone begging for s’mores S’mores Pancakes!
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Blueberry Cheesecake Pie is rich and creamy cheesecake but made extra easy in pie form and extra delicious with vanilla wafer crust! Smother the luscious cheesecake in sweet and tangy homemade blueberry sauce and you have a new favorite summer dessert you will be making again and again! (perfect for the 4th!)
Cystic fibrosis survivor, lung & kidney transplant recipient, LOVER of life and FOOD! I’m Jen and I live in Carlsbad, California (north San Diego), with my husband, Patrick, and my furry, four legged daughter, Kiwi, and together we WELCOME YOU to Carlsbad Cravings!!! Here you will find only my tried and true daringly delicious recipes - or what I like to describe as extraordinary flavors out of everyday ingredients. Read More…