Author: Alexa Buckley

key lime pie

Double Crust Key Lime Pie

This double crust key lime pie is perfect for summer! It’s easy to whip up and delivers the perfect amount of buttery graham cracker crust and a smooth, tart filling. I love a graham cracker crust. The only problem I have is that I’m usually left wishing there was more of it in a dessert. […]


My Favorite Cornbread

I’ve always loved cornbread, and never realized how easy it was to make at home until recently! After a LOT of testing, I finally came up with my favorite cornbread recipe. I guarantee you’re going to love this one! I’ve always been a fan of cornbread, but I’d only ever had it when there was […]

strawberry shortcake
CAKES, Featured, Specialty Desserts, SUMMER

Strawberry Shortcake

Alright you guys, I have a confession. I’d never had a traditional strawberry shortcake until I started developing this recipe. At least, not that I can remember. I know there are versions that are based around more of a sponge cake, and that’s the version I’d had. But something about these sweet little biscuit shortcakes […]

chocolate frosted baked donuts
Featured, Specialty Desserts

Chocolate Frosted Baked Donuts

Who doesn’t love dessert for breakfast? I’m a huge donut lover, especially when there’s chocolate involved. These chocolate frosted baked donuts are fluffy, light and so simple to make! I wanted to get the perfect texture for these little guys. I’ve always slightly favored cake donuts over yeasted donuts, but they can sometimes be very […]

oatmeal chocolate chip cookies
COOKIES, Featured

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

What is it about oatmeal cookies that’s so comforting? No matter what you throw in there, they’re just so chewy, warm and delightful. My recipe for oatmeal chocolate chip cookies check all these boxes! I love the texture oats give cookies. Just a little crunch without being overpowering. The cinnamon really warms them up, and […]

brownie cookie
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Brownie Cookies

Brownies and cookies – two of my favorite desserts! I’m an edge brownie person myself. The texture of the crispy outsides with the chewy brownie are perfect together. If you’re like me, (or a center piece person, like my husband), you’re going to fall in love with these brownie cookies. Crispy edges? Check.Chewy centers? Check.Rich […]

lemon loaf
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Lemon Loaf – Starbucks Copycat!

If you’re a fan of Starbucks’s lemon loaf like I am, you are going to love this copycat! It’s tender, tangy and full of lemony goodness. One of my favorite flavors of summer (and any time of the year) is lemon. I love anything sour, tangy and refreshing. And every time I’m grabbing something at […]

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S’mores Bars

Summer is almost here! That means barbecues, bonfires, and s’mores! And these s’mores bars are the perfect summer snack. If you don’t have a fire going or want to feed a crowd, throw these easy bars together and call it a day! A buttery graham cracker crust, classic Hershey Bars and perfectly toasted marshmallows…these are […]