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Renee's Kitchen Adventures is a recipe blog featuring easy, healthy comfort food recipes made in a real midwest kitchen suitable for the whole family.
Individual Black Forest Trifles
Proverbial it may be, the sweet tooth is a genetic trait that runs deep in my family. I have tried but learned long ago that any attempt to suppress a sweet tooth is futile. So I've come up with ways to have dessert without undoing all my efforts at healthy eating. I try only to bake on the weekends - which does not always work out - and portion control - a more feasible approach. Few desserts are more elegant than an expertly assembled black forest cake. The mounds of white, fluffy whipped…
A Man-Pleasing "Killer" Dessert We're planning a Thai-inspired grilled menu to celebrate the Fourth of July, and this dessert fits the bill perfectly. Can you think of anything more reminiscent of Thai food than peanuts? And if the special guy in your life is anything like mine, he loves peanut...
Pistachio Pudding Parfaits
I made this for my children to take to school on St. Patrick's Day. Everyone loved it. It can be made right before you eat it or a few hours before hand. —Rosanna Fowler, Bedford, Indiana
Creme Caramel Ingredients: 2/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup water 1 cup milk 1 cup heavy cream 4 egg yolks 1/2 cup caster or fine sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract Instructions: Special equipment: a pastr…
Strawberry Shortcake Trifle
I used my fancy trifle dish for the first time! (Let's try not to remember how many years I've had it, nor why I spent $50 on it at one of those Southern Living parties to begin with...) Happily it turned out pretty and delicious! I asked Dave what he wanted for dessert and he suggested a strawberry shortcake trifle. I didn't really know what I was doing but I winged it on the "recipe" and it was a success! I layered half a package of strawberry Jell-o, cubed angel-food cake, half a package…
Triple Chocolate-Peanut Butter Pudding Cake
This decadent slow cooker dessert recipe is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. Three doses of chocolate give this slow cooker cake its signature rich, chocolatey flavor.
Mexican Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles | Love and Olive Oil
I had my first book signing this past weekend, at Parnassus Books here in Nashville. I was very excited, to say the least. I thought that I'd whip up something extra special for the folks
St Patrick's Day Desserts - Hoosier Homemade
These St. Patrick's Day Desserts include 24 Irish desserts, Traditional Irish Desserts, Green Desserts and St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes too!
Caramel Carrot Cake & Cheesecake Trifle Recipe
Layers of carrot cake, caramel sauce, and a cheesecake filling make this Carrot Cake Cheesecake Trifle unbeatable!
Red Velevet Cheesecake Pudding Mousse
I have to confess something.I've been holding out on you.I am actually the pudding mousse queen.Seriously. No one makes pudding mousse like I make pudding mousse.I've been under the delusion that I'm going to write