Cherry Limeade Petit Fours

Cherry Limeade Petit Fours - Lady Behind The Curtain

Cherry Limeade Petit Fours:  Mother’s Day never looked so good with these flavorful tiny cakes perfectly dipped in Key Lime Pie Candy Melts. Add a delicate touch to your dessert table with these bite size cakes decorated to look like one of your favorite drinks; with a lime wedge, cherry and white sugar sprinkles to look like ice.  These Cherry Limeade Petit Fours are a fun way to add conversation to the table.  Because…..your guests will be talking about these (for sure!).  I made them for a Mexican dinner and served cherry limeades too! To make these petit fours requires … Continue reading

Bacon & Avocado Deviled Eggs

Bacon & Avocado Deviled Eggs - Lady Behind The Curtain

Bacon & Avocado Deviled Eggs the perfect party food.  Easy to hold and scrumptious to eat. With the addition of a few ingredients like smoky bacon, creamy avocado and salty caper juice these deviled eggs are NOT like Mom used to make!  Serve these at your next Holiday party,  on New Year’s Eve or at a Ladies Luncheon.  Don’t forget….TO BRING THE RECIPE of course. PrintBacon & Avocado Deviled Eggs Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 30 minutes Yield: Makes 24 Ingredients12 eggs 5 slices thick sliced bacon, chopped 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon Dijon-style mustard 2 teaspoons … Continue reading

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars - Lady Behind The Curtain

Okay so I have a little cheesecake problem and these Blueberry Cheesecake Bars are just what I needed.  First, I started with my awesome PECAN LEMON SHORTBREAD COOKIE recipe for the crust.  Because blueberry and lemon go together like peanut butter and jelly.  PERFECT!  I was in a time crunch and needed something quick.  Then I remembered I had some pecan lemon shortbread cookie dough in the freezer leftover from the LEMON PECAN SANDWICH COOKIE BITES I made for a ladies luncheon. PRESTO!  The best Blueberry Cheesecake Bars EVER! PrintBlueberry Cheesecake Bars Prep Time: 30 minutesCook Time: 47 minutesTotal Time: … Continue reading

Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins

Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins - Lady Behind The Curtain

I love my berries dipped in chocolate but I didn’t want something that was high in calories.  So I created these delicious Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins.  First this muffin tastes like a healthy version of a raspberry cobbler and then you bite into a white chocolate chip and it changes to a sweet chocolate delight. These Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins are chalked full of nutrition.  Made with wheat flour, chai seed, flaxseeds and wheat germ to name a few.  These muffins will supply you with the fuel you need to conquer the morning. Pack these muffins … Continue reading

Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes

Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes - Lady Behind The Curtain

Filled with bananas and pineapple these Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes remind me more of a banana bread then a cake!  Serve for a birthday, ladies tea, luncheon, brunch or make for a bake sale!  These Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes freeze beautifully and makes enough for a crowd! Do you know why this Hummingbird Cake (cupcakes)?  It’s because the cake is so good that when anyone eats it they can’t help but say Hmmmm.  For fun festive cupcakes add bright color to the frosting and match the cupcake liners! Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The … Continue reading

Cookies and Cream Mousse Mini Pies

Cookies and Cream Mousse Mini Pies - Lady Behind The Curtain

I made these tiny Cookies and Cream Mousse Mini Pies for a Ladies Luncheon.  I love serving mini desserts.  That way your guests can have one of EVERYTHING!  Like my Mini Pecan Lemon Sandwich Cookie Bites. These Cookies and Cream Mousse Mini Pies are made with a store bought pie crust, pudding mix and whipped topping.  So incredibly easy but so very tasty! Make sure you visit my How To Make Mini Pie Shells post. Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The Curtain recipes.  Make a Meal Plan with your favorite recipes and ZipList will … Continue reading