Let Them Eat Cake: 6 Incredible Cake Recipes

They won't be able to resist these 6 delicious cake recipes

6 Irresistible Cake Recipes

Everyone loves cake and that’s why we’re always on the hunt for great cake recipes. There are so many possible flavor combinations when it comes to cake making and it’s always fun to experiment with new recipes. These 6 irresistible cake recipes rank high up amongst our favorites so we decided to share them with you!

  • This Pomegranate No Bake Whipped Cream Cheesecake is fancy enough to use for holidays like Christmas or Valentine’s Day, but easy enough that you can make it any time of the year!
  • Sweeten your weekend with this Oreo Brownie Cheesecake recipe. If you love Oreos and Cheesecake, this is the cake recipe for you.
  • Moist, decadent, and not overly sweet, this Double Chocolate Bundt Cake is infused with coffee and topped with delicious dark chocolate ganache.
  • With delicious white chocolate icing, the nutty taste of almond cake, and the fresh tartness of the raspberry filling, this Almond, Raspberry, and White Chocolate Cake is a dessert that everyone will fall in love with!
  • This recipe for Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting just might make you run out and buy a big bag of carrots today. A moist walnut-studded carrot cake, topped with a maple cream cheese frosting that’s sure to delight everyone.
  • This cold weather has us craving the flavors of summer and this recipe for Strawberry Lemonade Poke Cake is sure to satisfy that craving. Simple and delicious, this cake is always a crowd pleaser.

We hope you enjoy these cake recipes as much as we do. If you like these recipes, stop by our Desserts section to find more like them. Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter so that you never miss a single recipe, and you can visit our Pinterest boards for even more incredible dessert ideas. Enjoy!

Chicken Fajita Dinner in Less Than 30 Minutes

30-Minute Meal: Semi-Homemade, Low Sodium Chicken Fajitas

If you’re anything like the rest of us, you find yourself struggling to get healthy and fulfilling homemade meals on the table in time for dinner on busy weeknights. There’s no need to stress out over dinner if you keep some helpful essentials in your freezer and pantry to make quick and healthy dinners a snap. For this low sodium, 30-minute meal, we used Tyson Grilled & Ready Chicken Strips to cut the prep time for these delicious Chicken Fajitas in half. A simple homemade low sodium marinade makes this chicken and vegetable semi-homemade meal a winner every time.

30 Minute Chicken Fajitas
 
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Low sodium, semi-homemade Chicken Fajita dinner.
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Recipe type: 30 Minute Meals
Cuisine: Mexican
Ingredients
  • 1 bag of frozen Tyson Grilled & Ready Southwestern Style Chicken Breast Strips
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1 small onion
  • 1 cup sliced mushrooms
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 2 Tbsp Ground Cumin
  • ½ cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 Avocado
  • Soft Flour Tortillas
  • Shredded Mild Cheddar Cheese *optional*
Instructions
  1. In a large frying pan, heat olive oil.
  2. Slice mushrooms, onion, and bell pepper, and set aside.
  3. Carefully place frozen chicken strips in the oil and sprinkle with cumin and lime juice, stir, and heat for 5 minutes.
  4. Add fresh vegetables to the chicken, stir, and cook for approximately 10 more minutes or until vegetables are cooked to desired tenderness.
  5. Serve with flour tortillas, avocados, and a side of refried beans.

Packed with protein and vegetables, this quick and healthy chicken fajita dinner is perfect for a busy weeknight when you don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen but you still want to put something delicious on the table. If you love this low sodium, 30-minute meal, you can find more like it by visiting our 30 Minute Meal section. Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so that you never miss a single healthy recipe. Just by entering your email, you’ll receive a free recipe per day delivered right to your inbox. Enjoy!

Decadent DOVE® Fruit Brownie Bites

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DOVE® Fruit Brownie Bites from Living a Sunshine Life!

As soon as we heard about new DOVE® Fruit, we started thinking of delicious recipes we could create with these delicious fruity candy bites. We couldn’t come up with anything wow-worthy so we started searching. As soon as we came across this recipe for DOVE® Fruit Brownie Bites from Living a Sunshine Life, we just knew we had to try it out and share the deliciousness with you! These brownie bites are amazing and this is definitely a dessert recipe you need to try for yourself.

Decadent DOVE® Fruit Brownie Bites
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Ingredients
  • 1¼ cup cocoa powder
  • 4 large eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2¼ cup sugar
  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 1½ cup flour
  • DOVE® Fruit of choice (this recipe uses blueberry)
Instructions
  1. Gather your ingredients.
  2. Head over to the original recipe on Living a Sunshine Life for full preparation and baking instructions.
  3. Enjoy the deliciousness!

This brownie bites recipe is one you’ll want to keep in your recipe box. It’s just that good! If you love this delicious dessert recipe, be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so you never miss another one like it. And for daily recipe inspiration, like us on Facebook, follow us on Pinterest, and stop by our Google+ Community to see all of the amazing recipes our community members are sharing. Enjoy!

Frozen Snickers Yogurt Pie

No Bake Snickers Frozen Yogurt Pie

Frozen Snickers Yogurt Pie

It may be cold in a lot of the country, but sometimes you just want a piece of pie that is almost like eating ice cream. Frozen Snickers Yogurt Pie is a simple and delicious dessert option. This pie is a lower calorie version of traditional pies, but it tastes just as good. We took the easy way out with a pre-made graham cracker crust, but you could always get creative and make your own crust. This no-bake greek yogurt, low fat whip cream, and Snickers dessert recipe is perfect any time of the year.

Frozen Snickers Yogurt Pie
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Ingredients
  • 3-5 oz containers of Greek yogurt.
  • 1-8 oz container low fat whip cream
  • 1 Graham Cracker Crust
  • 1½ cups Snickers Minis, crushed
Instructions
  1. Mix the yogurt and whip cream together.
  2. Place half of the mixture into a Graham Cracker Crust.
  3. Add half of the crushed Snickers Minis on top of the filling.
  4. Add the rest of the mixture over the Snickers Minis.
  5. Top with the remaining crushed Snickers Minis.
  6. Freeze for around 4 hours.
  7. Cut and Enjoy!!

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Tilapia Fillets with Guacamole Salad

Healthy and Delicious Tilapia with Guacamole Salad

Tilapia with Guacamole and Tomato Salad: A Low Sodium Dinner Idea

Tilapia fillets are a healthy dinner option, but this light and flaky fish can be really bland if you don’t spice it up enough and pair it with the right garnishes and side dishes. This heart-healthy recipe for Tilapia Fillets topped with Guacamole Tomato Salad served with a side of steamed green beans, potatoes, and red peppers is a flavorful and delicious meal that your whole family will enjoy. This meal is so simple, it can be ready for the dinner table in around 30 minutes!

Tilapia Fillets with Guacamole Salad
 
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Recipe type: Main
Ingredients
  • 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ tsp pepper
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp dried basil
  • ½ tsp dried thyme
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 6 thawed tilapia fillets
  • 1 tomato, deseeded and diced
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1 sprig of cilantro, chopped into tiny pieces
Instructions
  1. Set tilapia, tomato, avocado, and cilantro aside.
  2. Mix the rest of your ingredients together for the marinade.
  3. Place 6 tilapia fillets in a baking pan and coat with half of the marinade. Set aside.
  4. Mix the diced avocado, tomato, and cilantro in a bowl and toss with the remaining marinade. Place in the refrigerator.
  5. Bake tilapia in a preheated oven at 350º for 10 minutes.
  6. When the fish is cooked, top with the guacamole salad, and serve.

Packed with protein and vegetables, this quick and healthy dinner is perfect for a busy weeknight when you don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen but you still want to put something delicious on the table. If you love this low sodium recipe, you can find more like it by visiting our low sodium section. Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so that you never miss a single healthy recipe. Just by entering your email, you’ll receive a free recipe per day delivered right to your inbox. Enjoy!

Our 5 Favorite Finger Foods

These 5 Fun Finger Foods are perfect for parties

Delicious Finger Foods Perfect for Parties!

We love finger foods because they’re perfect as party appetizers or even as side dishes to your family meal. We’ve been searching for recipes to satisfy our cravings and we’re certain you’ll agree, we’ve found 5 finger food recipes that are sure to be a hit at any party or family gathering.

  • These Southwest Mac & Cheese Cups are absolutely delicious and they couldn’t be simpler to make. This spicy finger food is sure to be a crowd pleaser at your next gathering.
  • If you love Buffalo Chicken Dip, you’re going to love these Buffalo Chicken Egg Rolls. All of your favorite party flavors wrapped up tight in an egg roll wrapper to minimize mess and deliver amazing flavor!
  • If you have 15 minutes, you have enough time to make these delicious Baked Mozzarella Sticks. This finger food is simple, delicious, and gluten free.
  • Make eating vegetables fun for the kids with these Cheesy Spinach Pinwheel Rolls. Pinwheels are always a huge hit at parties, and this recipe will definitely not disappoint!
  • These Cheesy Bacon Jalapeño Bites pack a little punch and are guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser.  Everything tastes better with bacon and this tasty finger food is no exception.

We hope you love these finger foods as much as we do. If you enjoyed these appetizers, be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so you never miss a single recipe. And for daily recipe inspiration, like us on Facebook, follow us on Pinterest, and stop by our Google+ Community to see all of the amazing recipes our community members are sharing. Enjoy!

Save Fresh Herbs in an Ice Cube Tray

Kitchen Hack: Preserve Fresh Herbs in Ice Cube Trays

Kitchen Hack of the Week: Save Fresh Herbs in an Ice Cube Tray

Here’s a simple way to save fresh herbs for later use. Use an ice cube tray or muffin tin to freeze fresh chopped herbs in water, olive oil, or stock for later use as a seasoning or in your drinks. You can also do this with mint leaves and add the minty ice cubes into your water to give it a refreshing taste.

Refreshing Mint Water

When making cocktails or mocktails that require fresh herbs or mint, simply add the pre-prepared ice cubes into the drink to shorten your preparation time.

If you enjoyed this helpful tip, be sure to check out all of our other kitchen hacks. We share a tip every Tuesday so you’ll want to come back weekly. Happy cooking!

French Toast Crunch Chocolate and Marshmallow Bars

No-Bake French Toast Crunch Marshmallow and Chocolate Bars

No-Bake French Toast Crunch Cereal Bars

Cereal bars are great for breakfast or as an after school snack. These No-Bake French Toast Crunch Marshmallow and Chocolate Bars are delicious and very simple to make. You can serve them up plain or decorate them to add that special touch to show your family how much you care. All you need are the ingredients, a little bit of time, and your microwave to make these delicious treats.

French Toast Crunch Chocolate and Marshmallow Bars
 
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Recipe type: Breakfast
Ingredients
  • 1-10.5 oz bag mini marshmallows
  • 3 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 8 cups French Toast Crunch Cereal
  • 1-12 oz bag semisweet chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. Coat bottom and sides of a 13x9 inch baking dish with butter.
  2. In a large microwavable bowl, microwave marshmallows and butter uncovered on high for 1 minute, stir, microwave for another minute until completely melted.
  3. Immediately stir the cereal into the melted marshmallows.
  4. Put mixture in pan and press. Use waxed paper for pressing because this is a sticky mixture.
  5. In a small microwaveable bowl, microwave chocolate chips uncovered for 2 minutes, stopping at 1 minute to stir, until thoroughly melted.
  6. Pour chocolate over cereal mixture and spread like frosting.
  7. Refrigerate for approximately 30 minutes until chocolate sets.
  8. Cut into bars or cut with your favorite cookie cutter to make fun shapes to decorate.

Making cereal bars is always a fun way to get the kids excited for breakfast and for a successful day at school. These bars store very well on the countertop in an air-tight container all week long to enjoy as after school snacks as well.

This breakfast bar recipe will become a family favorite in no time and you’ll love it because it’s so simple to make. If you loved this recipe idea, you can find more recipes like it by visiting our Breakfast Section. For daily recipe ideas, you can like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and be inspired by our many Pinterest boards. Enjoy!

 

Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Popcorn

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Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Popcorn from Maybe Matilda

Do you love having family movie nights at home? Family movie nights are a great way to just sit down, relax, and enjoy time together watching a fun movie and snacking on something delicious. Looking for ideas for your next movie night? Head out to Target to buy a copy of the newly released Blu-ray/DVD copy of Big Hero 6 and grab the ingredients to make this decadent Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Popcorn from Maybe Matilda. Movie night just wouldn’t be complete without a great sweet and salty treat to enjoy.

Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Popcorn
 
Ingredients
  • 10 cups popcorn
  • ½ cup butter
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • 20 large marshmallows
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3 squares chocolate candiquik/almond bark
Instructions
  1. Gather your ingredients.
  2. Go to the original recipe on Maybe Matilda for full preparation and cooking instructions.
  3. Enjoy your movie night snack with your favorite new movie.

What’s your favorite family movie night snack? We hope this recipe for Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Popcorn will be added to your list of favorites once you give it a try. If you love this delicious snack idea, be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so you never miss another one like it. And for daily recipe inspiration, like us on Facebook, follow us on Pinterest, and stop by our Google+ Community to see all of the amazing recipes our community members are sharing. Enjoy!

No Bake Frozen Yogurt Pie

No Bake M&M® Yogurt Pie

No Bake Frozen Yogurt Pie

If you’re looking for a simple and delicious no-bake dessert recipe, you’re going to love this recipe for No Bake Yogurt Pie. Made with greek yogurt and M&M’s®, this pie has just the right amount of sweetness without being as heavy as most dessert options. Since there is no baking involved, this pie is great as a weeknight dessert after your family meal.

No Bake Frozen Yogurt Pie
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Ingredients
  • 1 Bag M&M's® (any variety)
  • 1 Graham Cracker Crust
  • 3-6 oz Cups Greek Yogurt
  • 1-8 oz Container Whip Cream (we use low fat)
Instructions
  1. Mix whip cream and yogurt in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Add the whole pack of M&M's to the yogurt mixture, and stir.
  3. Decorate and place in freezer for 3 hours.
  4. Remove from freezer, slice, enjoy.
  5. Store uneaten pie covered in the refrigerator.

If you like this no-bake recipe for frozen yogurt pie, stop by our Desserts section to find more like it. Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter so that you never miss a single recipe, and you can visit our Pinterest boards for even more incredible dessert ideas. Enjoy!