PART OF Mother's Day

32 Sweet Mother's Day Dessert Recipes and Ideas

Make her something sweet to show your love on her special day.

Scrumptious Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes

"They are very airy and light and the frosting complements them well. This recipe will definitely be on the bake sale table very soon!"

-Autism Mommy

Creme Brulee

"Very, very good! Easy to make."


Berry Delicious Rhubarb Crisp Recipe

"Fabulous, easy and delicious."

-Kate W.

Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon-Cream Cheese Frosting

"This frosting was amazing! We loved it, easy to make, and it tasted great! I would definitely make this again!"

-Emma E.

Chocolate Cherry Chip Red Velvet Cake

This creative twist on red velvet cake is a real winner.

Soft & Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

"Delicious soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies! This cookie dough is foolproof."


The Best-Ever Lemon Tart

"Foolproof - an excellent recipe, love the easy pastry that doesn't shrink!"


Strawberry Tiramisu

"Wow, what a winner! Everyone loved this and it was so easy to make. I look forward to trying different fruit combinations."

-Kate in Katoomba

Lemon Blackberry Cake

"This is outstanding! I will keep this one!"


Easy and Tasty Strawberry Shortcake

"Delicious, delicious, delicious. This biscuit was perfect crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, with an amazing butter flavor."

-Baby Kato

How to Make Vanilla Dream Mille Crêpe Cake

“This cake is as beautiful and decadent as it looks. It’s easy enough to make for afternoon tea and fancy enough for a celebration!”

-Amy T.

Cream Puffs

"Have made choux pastry many times, but the rice flour really made them crisp and a bit easier to work. I used the baked puffs for profiteroles. Excellent"


Pineapple Cannoli Cones

Folded pineapple puree throughout the cannoli filling turns an Italian treat into a tropical one.

Caramel Brownie Cheesecake Trifle

"Very good and rich!"


Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie

"Excellent recipe! I am about to make another one with a friend."

-michelle baker

Dessert Crepes with Strawberry Cream Filling

"These are incredible! I found that they tasted even better the next day."


Panna Cotta

"Tasty and easy!"

-Da Huz

Chocolate Truffles

"Oh wow, these are fantastic! These taste like bounties crossed with hot chocolate and I could not stop eating them!"


Chocolate Peanut Butter & Banana Icebox Cake

This no-bake recipe is a refreshing and sweet treat.

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries - 4 Ways!

"I lost my one window of opportunity to try these before my family greedily ate 'em!"


Cannoli Dip



Fresh Picked Strawberry Ice Cream

"This is so delicious and easy to make!"


Strawberry Cheesecake Trifle

"I wish I could give this recipe ten stars! Absolutely loved it!"

-Sharon Chen

Bake Your Mom a Bouquet of Flowers

Make Mother's Day extra sweet with a cake covered in edible blossoms.

Dark Chocolate Creme Brulee

"This recipe has been my 'special night' dessert for several years now. Love to serve it with a raspberry dessert wine. But even on its own, so wonderful!"


French Macarons

Add any filling you like to these little treats.

Borden's Mini Cheesecakes



Lemon Supreme Pound Cake

"My husband made this for me for my birthday. Excellent cake!"

-Annette Rognerud

Chocolate Macarons

This adorable chocolate treat is a total crowd pleaser.

French Silk Chocolate Pie

"My husband says it is 'the height of decadence' and everyone I serve it to asks me for the recipe. Try it!"

-Faux Chef Lael

Strawberry Sunshine Cake

"I am always fascinated when such simple ingredients combine to make something with such spectacular flavor. I'll be making this cake all summer long."


Piña Colada Cake Bites

“This is a juicy recipe reminiscent of sipping cocktails by the beach. I used my seashell bites pans from Nordic Ware. My husband said these got destroyed by his coworkers!”

-Maanita S.