Salted Caramel Cheesecake

So, the salted caramel thing has been around for a few years. When I first heard about it, I thought this is amazing. I LOVE caramel. And salty sweet stuff? Yum. Caramel and/or chocolate dipped pretzels? I have probably gained 5 pounds in my lifetime just because of that. But the first few times I … Continue reading Salted Caramel Cheesecake


Apple Puff Pastry

Is there anything better than a really easy dessert that seems fancy? Ok, maybe nap time, Diet Coke with pellet ice in a styrofoam cup, a good sale... but the dessert thing is right up there.  Enter this apple puff pastry. Three steps, maybe 4, and you're done. And you can feed a handful of … Continue reading Apple Puff Pastry

Gift Idea #4- Cinnamon Caramel Corn

My husband loves caramel corn. Like, it's one of his favorite treats. Usually I make caramels because they're a fave, but this year I wasn't up for wrapping 200 caramels, so I went with caramel corn.I used a recipe that uses cinnamon, and I drizzled it with melted chocolate:Packed in little gift cello bags, it was … Continue reading Gift Idea #4- Cinnamon Caramel Corn

TWD- All-American, All-Delicious (Caramel) Apple Pie

Apple pie is a funny dessert for me. When I think of it, I always think "ew." But whenever I get the courage to eat it, I think it's fairly good. Apple pie reminds me of my grandmother- it was her absolute favorite. Maybe I think it's an elderly person's dessert. Dunno. This week's TWD is … Continue reading TWD- All-American, All-Delicious (Caramel) Apple Pie