My Favorite Summer Desserts


Happy 4th of July! I love to cook in the summertime and today I am sharing my favorite summer desserts.  All of these recipes are amazing!

In honor of summer, I am sharing recipes for macarons, summer cakes, ice cream, a frozen pie, summer pie, popsicles, s’mores, cobbler, and more tasty desserts. I loved making each of these desserts and I guess you could say these are all of my favorite summer desserts.

Homemade Macarons
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Some of these tasty desserts are really simple and others are more difficult. And yet they all taste amazing! And they can all be made as a holiday or birthday dessert!

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Meyer Lemon Cream Pie with a Twist
Meyer Lemon Cream Pie with a Twist

Summer desserts can be similar and yet so different! I love light and fluffy desserts which can be lemon cream pie or homemade marshmallows. Both taste great and are so perfect for warm summer nights.

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But what about homemade marshmallows and s’mores? Hello! Desserts don’t get any better than this! Especially on a summer evening.

My Favorite Recipe for Marshmallow S’mores

Many of you know how much I love to cook. It’s relaxing and I really enjoy it. It’s fun to open up the pantry and drab some ingredients and decide what to make. Especially if it is a summer dessert!

To me, nothing is better than serving a fabulous dessert at the end of a dinner. Summer evenings, when the air is thick with the lingering heat of the day and the heady scents of sunscreen and citronella, seem to beg for a sweet ending to the day. Everything is a little slower and sweeter in the summer.

My Favorite Frozen Dessert – Limeaid Pie

If you want a really simple summer dessert, then I suggest you make this Frozen Limeaid Pie. It really is easy to make.

And I can promise you that it tastes delicious!

One of the reasons I love making desserts is that it is easy. What makes it easy? I have a well-stocked pantry. I put together a list of all of the things I try to keep in my pantry. You can find my list here.

Summer Dessert Recipes

Here is a list of all of my favorite summer desserts. I hope you will make some of these desserts and get as much pleasure as I did serving them to my boys. 

My Favorite Summer Desserts

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  1. Sending Birthday wishes your way across the seas and hope you had a wonderful day with your family.and I hope they spoiled you too…for you deserve it…from the land down under Australia. The deserts looks lovely will try and make some. Cheers….Helen.

  2. Happy Birthday Leslie wishing you all the best and many many more to come. As for the desserts I’ve seen them all from your posts but I’m all for lemony flavors so the mayer lemon pie and the limeaid pie are my favorite. Have a great birthday.

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