By Erin Cavoto for CountryLiving©
It’s nearly Mother’s Day! Have you ordered her the perfect Mother’s Day gift yet? Well, there’s always another way to show Mom how much you love her, especially if she has a sweet tooth: Bake up a homemade treat! Nothing shows your love and thanks like going to the trouble of making a homemade dessert. Luckily a beautiful, delicious dessert doesn’t have to be difficult to make.
If you want to bake up something extra special for an extra-special woman, we’ve got more than three dozen delicious Mother’s Day desserts to choose from. These desserts will perfectly accompany any of your Mother’s Day plans, whether you’re giving her a surprise breakfast-in-bed or setting up a scenic picnic to enjoy the nice spring weather. There are recipes for cakes, cookies, cupcakes, and more to satisfy any kind of sugar craving.
If you’re cooking up an epic Mother’s Day brunch, then you’re going to want to include some of these sweets. Try the bite-sized rooibos-blueberry glazed doughnut holes or the almond and poppy seed loaf cake for a brunch that’s sure to be the sweetest. Or, if you’re planning a special lunch or dinner, whip up a stunning Mother’s Day cake for a delicious finish to your meal. No matter how you’re planning on celebrating the day, we can guarantee that these Mother’s Day desserts are sure to impress Mom with your baking skills.
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Raspberry and Pistachio Semifreddo
This rich, creamy dessert is perfect for nibbling on alongside a cup of coffee.
© Brian Woodcock
No-Bake Cheesecake with Berry Toppings
Got a mom that just can’t choose one thing? Customize this super easy dessert with a variety of fresh berries, then garnish it with edible flowers, to make it look just stunning!
© Antonis Achilleos
If mom loves all things lemon, she won’t be able to keep her hands off these bite-sized treats, which are filled with lemon curd and lightly dusted with sugar.
If these desserts don’t get your taste buds drooling, then click on the link below to see many more selections. And Happy Mother’s Day.