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What’s for Dessert Squidoo?

If you’re looking for something sweet, look no further than the pages of Squidoo where our home-cooking lensmasters are serving up yummy new dessert recipes daily.

Here’s some of our favorites from last week’s What’s Cooking at Squidoo Quest. Browse through. Bookmark the recipes you love for future use. Enjoy!

Giant Heart Chocolate Chip Cookie

1. Giant Heart Chocolate Chip Cookie

I made a giant heart chocolate chip cookie for the first time believe it not. I’m impressed it came out really great. It’s even kind of healthy; it’s gluten free. It’s a Pillsbury brand that was given to me. Not often I get those becaus…

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

2. Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

If you would to ask me what my favorite food is, it would usually be some kind of dessert. Whether it be chocolate cake, strawberry pie or a plate of chocolate chip cookies, it really doesn’t matter because I love anything that belongs in the dessert…

Old Fashioned Apple Crisp

3. Old Fashioned Apple Crisp

Mom often made this simple, old fashioned apple crisp for us when we were growing up. It was always a favorite. Dad liked ice cream with it, but I like it just the way it is, especially when still warm from the oven. The flavor is delicious, the crumb topp…

Vegan Chocolate Truffles

4. Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Vegan Chocolate Truffles are made without milk products which makes them a delicious vegan treat that anyone (vegan or not) will enjoy. I like to use a good quality chocolate to give these truffles the best flavor and texture. Have fun experimenting with d…

Jello Mousse - Easy Valentine's Day Dessert

5. Jello Mousse – Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert

An Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipe Are you looking for a fantastic dessert recipe for Valentines day that is easy to make? Then you have come to the right place. I will share with you this recipe for Jello Mousse that I got from my sister. If you…

Sweet And Moist Chocolate Cake

6. Sweet And Moist Chocolate Cake

Ever since I was a little kid, I’ve always had a sweet tooth. Despite her busy schedule at work, my mom would whip up pastries for me to bring to school. Apparently I was an inquisitive child, and I always wanted to know how things worked or were made…

Fruit Fritters

7. Fruit Fritters

Years ago mom made what I called Apple (or Banana) fritters. I can’t remember the last time she made them and I asked her during the last snow storm (maybe week of January 20th or the wed of the week before) if we could make some. We made 2 apples wor…

Succulent Chocolate Dipped Strawberries on Valentine's Day

8. Succulent Chocolate Dipped Strawberries on Valentine’s Day

When Valentine’s Day comes around, I always want to do something special for my beloved, but I am always conscious that she is, for the most part, into healthy eating. Lots of vegetables and fruit, though she does allow herself the occasional indulgen…

Whipped Lingonberry Porridge

9. Whipped Lingonberry Porridge

Just recently I noticed, that BuzzFeed listed 42 traditional Finnish foods you desperately need in your life. I was pleasantly surprised to find out they had listed whipped lingonberry porridge, which is one of my favorites. You can eat it hot or cold. For…

Cranberry Nut Bread

10. Cranberry Nut Bread

I am a huge fan of breakfast breads: banana, zucchini, cranberry. . . They work well for me; I very rarely screw them up. I think I like them so much, because they are usually simple recipes to follow and the bread lasts all week. That means I don’t h…

Wood Fired Apple Tarte Tatin

11. Wood Fired Apple Tarte Tatin

This recipe is for the popular Apple Tarte Tatin recipe but has been adapted for cooking in a wood fired oven. By doing it in a wood fired oven, a unique flavor is noticeably given to the dish that is not provided when using your standard kitchen oven. The…

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Robin Svedi aka rms is a Community Organizer and member of the Creative Team at where her daily mission is to help lensmasters build better and more successful lenses about the things they know and love.

  • trevorjb1406

    My wife makes all these things and it’s torture for a diabetic and now I have to see it on Squidoo….help! Super lens, wish I could eat them all. As you may have realised I have a very sweet tooth! Nice pictures!

  • tonyleather

    Thanks for including my Strawberry lens!

    • rms

      You’re welcome. Thank you for sharing the recipe.

  • peterb6001

    As I’m making breakfast breads this week I’d make the truffles to snack on while the Cranberry and Nut loaf is in the oven, and start to make the chocolate cake for desert after the loaf. Then for brunch and lunch I’d make the rest. Yum! well done all :)

    • rms

      Sounds like a good plan to me!

  • Merrci

    Thanks for including my Apple Crisp lens. Now isn’t that fun!

    • rms

      Your recipe is on my must-try list. I love Apple Crisp.

  • SherwinG

    Great picks they all look great.

  • smine27

    Thank you for including my cupcakes! By the way, they really were the best cupcakes I’ve ever made. :) Love all these dessert recipes. Yum!

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