The Best of 2016

The top 10 recipes on Together as Family of 2016

I can't believe another year has passed! I have been blogging for almost two years and it's still something that makes me so happy. Sharing recipes, cooking, baking, "virtually meeting" you the wonderful readers, and reading your comments. The only reason this blog has been so successful this past year is because of you all! From the bottom of my heart I want to say thank you! I started this blog at a dark time in my life and it truly has helped me overcome that. Thank you for trying the recipes, sharing with your friends, liking and sharing my recipes on Pinterest and … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Fudge

A sweet & creamy fudge that tastes exactly like chocolate chip cookie dough! No eggs so it's perfectly safe to eat. If you're looking for an extra sweet treat this Holiday season then you have to try this chocolate chip cookie dough fudge! This chocolate chip cookie dough fudge has a massive amount of sugar so if you're on a no-sugar diet (during the Holidays?!? I could never do that!) or just don't like putting cups and cups of sugar into a recipe then you should probably look away. I'll be honest and say that I have never been a fan of fudge. Believe it or … [Read more...]

{cookie sheet} Sugar Cookie Bars

Soft, thick sugar cookie bars that are baked in a cookie sheet and perfect for a large crowd. Change up the frosting color & sprinkles for different events, parties, and/or birthdays! If you need a crowd pleasing dessert that will feed the masses then you need these cookie sheet sugar cookie bars! These are my go-to treat to make when I need to make dessert for a large crowd or potluck gathering. I already have these sugar cookies on the blog and they are super thick & soft and even hold their shape while baking. Then there are these sugar cookie bars that … [Read more...]

No Bake Eggnog Pumpkin Pie

Celebrate this Holiday season with this easy, no bake eggnog pumpkin pie!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareTheJoy #CollectiveBias Celebrate this Holiday season with this no bake eggnog pumpkin pie! Everyone's favorite holiday flavors combined into one easy no-bake pie and topped with Reddi-wip® and a sprinkle of cinnamon. Is anyone else so excited for Holiday & Christmas baking?? I know am! I always look forward to planning out what treats we want to make. My kids like to help me too. We love to browse recipe books together and Pinterest. If it was was up … [Read more...]

Apple Cider Pudding Cake

Soft, moist apple cake with an apple cider pudding at the bottom. Serve with vanilla ice cream and watch it disappear. This cake is so yummy! Find out more at Together as Family.

This apple cider pudding cake is a homemade apple spiced cake with an apple cider glaze that gets poured over the top. It bakes up and creates it's own pudding. Serve with vanilla bean ice cream and you have the perfect Fall dessert.  I happen to be one of those weird pregnant ladies that don't crave anything. In fact, I hate most foods while pregnant. It kind of stinks you know. No midnight ice cream runs. No Saturday morning donut stops. Nope. Not for me :) I've basically been living off those Izze carbonated juice drinks. Which by the way are so good! I recently … [Read more...]