Fun, delicious + creative homemade ice-cream recipes


I was trying to think of something clever to start this post out with, but I'm just going to let the beautiful images of these amazing recipes do the talking! Grab a napkin to dab the drool as you scroll down ;), and enjoy this round-up of our favorite homemade ice-cream recipes!   01.   BIRTHDAY CAKE ICE CREAM from Somewhat Simple 02.   CAKE BATTER GELATO from Kleinworth & Co. 03.   LEMON MERINGUE PIE ICE CREAM from Your Home Based Mom 04.   THE BEST HOMEMADE … [Read more...]

Coconut Cheesecake Dip


I  recently hosted a baby shower for a friend and served this Coconut Cheesecake Dip for a fruit tray. Several of my friends wanted to know what I put in it to make it taste "tropical." I told them the secret was 1 simple ingredient- Silk Original Coconutmilk. I've made other fruit dips before, but the Silk Coconutmilk gives this recipe a more exotic taste. It really is TASTY! (We have plenty of tips on planning a baby shower, click HERE for details.) Coconut Cheesecake Dip Serving Size: … [Read more...]

Banana Bundtlets with Maple & White Chocolate Icing

Banana Bread 10 Main

Banana Bread is a standby at our house.  My kids love to help make it, they love to eat it, and we love to give it to our neighbors!  This is a fun spin on traditional banana bread with the simple but decadent maple & white chocolate icing.  This is our favorite banana bread recipe because it goes together fast, it's lower in fat than most banana bread recipes, and it's moist without being sticky. The baby bundt size is perfect for kids, and perfect for sharing!  I found my pan (that … [Read more...]

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Rolls

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Rolls

Hello again, Somewhat Simple readers! I'm excited to share one of my favorite recipes with you today! To me, cinnamon rolls are pretty much the ultimate comfort food. I love mine soft and moist and dripping with delicious cream cheese glaze. These brown sugar cinnamon rolls fit the bill perfectly! I think a good cinnamon roll can turn even the worst day around, and put a smile on the saddest little face. At least, that's how it works at my house! I will confess that cinnamon rolls have … [Read more...]

10 Recipes for Homemade Oreos


Want to make homemade oreos? Is there anything better than a tall glass of milk and a stack of Oreos? This simple snack ranks right up there with my favorite treats. Classic, simple and delicious. These cookies are used in plenty of recipes too, here are 10 of our favorites: 1. Homemade Oreos Dipped in Peanut Butter from Half Baked Harvest 2. Oreo Dirt Cake from Marty's Musings 3. Mini Oreo Cheesecake from Mostly Homemade Mom 4. Oreo-Stuffed Brownies from Want to get … [Read more...]