Desserts for Any Occasion

layer cakes; Paula Deen makes a shortcake with fresh strawberries

Keep Your Fork!

As the saying goes, the best part of the meal is dessert, and y’all, I couldn’t agree more. When I’m cooking a big dinner or planning a menu for a group, a lot of times the first thing I decide is what to make for dessert and let that guide the rest of the meal. A sweet ending is the most important part! And it doesn’t matter whether it’s totally from scratch or you take a shortcut or two. If it’s made with joy in your heart and it tastes good, that’s all that matters.

These dessert recipes will work for any occasion you have, whether it’s a birthday party, potluck get-together, cookout, Sunday dinner with your family, or fancy dinner party. Even if you don’t have a sweet tooth as big as mine, I know you’ll find something, probably several somethings, to love. Y’all have fun in the kitchen baking up these goodies, and don’t forget to share!

Almond-Mocha Cereal Treats

almond-mocha cereal treats