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hummingbird cake

Hummingbird cake on a plate with slices taken out

Do you like banana bread? Carrot cake? Anything covered in silky-smooth cream cheese frosting? Then you will love this Hummingbird Cake! Sweet, spiced and full of flavor thanks to crushed pineapple, fresh bananas and toasted pecans, this cake comes together in just one bowl and couldn’t be simpler to assemble. Plus, it’s DELICIOUS.

everything cookies

cookies on a surface

Craving something sweet, salty, crunchy, chewy, delicious and homemade all at the same time? Yeah, me too. That’s where these Everything Cookies save the day — chockfull of two types of chocolate, pretzels, toffee bits and corn flake cereal, these cookies are a “I-want-it-all” dessert lover’s dream come true.

grasshopper pie

grasshopper pie in a pie plate on a surface

If you like the classic combo of mint + chocolate, you will LOVE this no-bake, alcohol-free grasshopper pie recipe! Made with a simple Oreo cookie crust and an easy, minty, marshmallow-y filling, every bite of this pie is cool, creamy goodness.

nutella pudding

cups of Nutella pudding on a surface

Nutella pudding made from scratch is one of the simplest, yet most decadent and delicious desserts you could ever make at home. If you’re craving something smooth, sweet, rich, chocolaty and creamy, this pudding is for you. Top each serving with toasted hazelnuts and a sprinkle of flaky sea salt for added texture and flavor.

brown butter oreo rice krispie treats

close-up of brown butter oreo rice krispie treats

Craving a simple yet seriously delicious dessert right now? I’ve got one for you — these Brown Butter Oreo Rice Krispie Treats, which are just as easy to make as the classic treat but 10000000x better. You only need 15 minutes and five ingredients to get these decadent, ooey-gooey, crispy cereal bars in your life, and you’ll never want them to leave.

my favorite Christmas cookie recipes

red velvet cookies on a surface covered with powdered sugar

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, a.k.a. cookie baking season! If you’ve got a sweet tooth and a craving for Christmas cookies, I’ve rounded up all of my favorite Christmas cookie recipes from the blog over the years that will carry you through all the way to the new year. From cheesecake-stuffed red velvet cookies to Neapolitan thumbprint cookies, this list covers all the cookie types that make this season sweet and special.