Desserts

Cupcakes

Hostess With the Mostest: A Nostalgic “Fauxstess” Cupcake Recipe

By Jessie Oleson Moore

This recipe is bound to fill you with sweet sensory nostalgia. The finished cakes offer the familiar sight of this classic snack food, and all of the right flavors and textures in the right places. But with the pure ingredients and scratch-made taste, this is a sweet treat you can feel good about eating and sharing.

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Fried pies

Pie, Oh My: The Most Crave-Worthy Fried Apple Pie Recipe

By Jessie Oleson Moore

Fried pies have the perfect level of naughtiness for a dessert food. A fruit filling keeps them from being too heavy, but a crispy fried exterior keeps them crunchy, flavorful, and oh-so-craveable. This fried apple pie recipe is everything that a hand-held dessert should be: crispy, crunchy, sweet, rich, and just a little bit gooey in the middle.

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DIY nutter butter cookies

Homemade Hack: DIY Nutter Butter Cookies

By Jessie Oleson Moore

Let's face it: Sometimes, you crave commercially produced foods, especially cookies. But as these homemade Nutter Butter cookies prove, you can have your nostalgia and eat a great cookie, too.

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