Carrot Cake Muffins with Light Cream Cheese Frosting

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These nutrient-loaded, sweetly-frosted ‘muffins’ are the perfect excuse to have dessert for breakfast. Apple chunks, shredded carrot and whole wheat flour help you start your day off right. The sweetened Greek yogurt and cream cheese frosting tastes like a treat while still offering some low fat protein. Customize your muffins with optional add-ins like pineapple, coconut, nuts or chocolate chips.carrot-cake-muffins-with-light-cream-cheese-frosting-1

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Frosted Funfetti Blondies

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A few minor adjustments turn a funfetti cake mix into colorful, chewy blondies. Top with frosting and even more sprinkles for extra pizzazz. You can easily sub your favorite cake mix flavor for funfetti.

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Layered Funfetti Cheesecake Brownies + History of Sprinkles

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This dessert mashup combines three of the best sweet ideas ever – fudgy chocolate brownies, decadent cheesecake and rainbow sprinkles. Top with a dollop of cream cheese frosting, as pictured here, and who could ask for anything else? Cold weather is coming and you’re going to need the extra ‘padding’ this treat can provide to your midsection. There. Now eating tons of brownies is the responsible, adult thing to do. You’re welcome.

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Birthday Frosting Cookie Dough Bites

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Easy, colorful treat made with funfetti frosting and crumbled frosting-filled chocolate chip cookies rolled in sprinkles and mini chocolate chips.

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Cookie-Stuffed Birthday Cake Bars + 100th Post

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Chai and I are very excited about this post because it’s an amazing, delicious recipe (obviously) but also because it is our 100th post! How exciting! What better way to celebrate than with a birthday cake of sorts? This cheat recipe transforms a few store bought ingredients into rich, chewy funfetti bars with sprinkly frosting-filled chocolate chip cookies in the middle and even more funfetti frosting on top. It’s sure to be a hit any day of the year!

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Somebunny Loves Me Strawberry Frosting Bark + Story of Valentine’s Day

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This adorable Valentine’s Day ‘bark’ comes together in quickly for all you last-minute folks. The bark itself is a mix of candy melts and strawberry cake icing for a softer texture and a different flavor than usual. Top with seasonally-colored jelly beans and sprinkles for extra festive spirit! Check out Easter decorating supplies for the pastel colors and bunny shapes used here.

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Chocolate Forever Cookies with Nutella Cream Cheese Frosting + History of Nutella

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These cookies may be my favorite SweetMeets sweet yet. Brownie mix, cream cheese, Nutella, butter and 2 varieties of chocolate chips come together in a rich, super-fudgy cookie. Top with a Nutella cream cheese buttercream frosting and more chocolate chips for the ultimate chocolate overload. They’ll have you bellowing your new war cry of “CHOCOLATE FOREVAAAAARRRRR!!!!!!!!”

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