25 Ideas for Yummy Family Desserts

Stuck for time? Looking for ideas for family desserts? Here are 25 Ideas for Yummy Family Desserts to help you out!

1. Ice Cream Cake

25 Ideas for Yummy Family DessertsThis is a modern take on that ice cream treat from when I was a child, an Ice Cream Cake with real raspberries and a chocolate biscuit outer coating. I’ve designed this to be made a cake, then sliced and eaten in portions.

2. No Bake Kitchen Sink Cake

Try this No Bake Kitchen Sink Cake recipe, so simple and easy and quick to make. The best fridge cake recipes are often the simplest!

3. Vanilla Cake

This Vanilla Cake recipe is perfect made as a tray-bake, as I can transport easily to other houses, and then slice it into bars.

4. Potato Lemon Drizzle Cake

This Lemon Drizzle Cake has a secret ingredient, potato! You won’t believe it until you try this Sweet Potato Lemon Drizzle Cake!

5. Traditional Irish Ginger Cake with a Modern Twist

We have made this Ginger Cake a few times and found this to be one of the nicest cakes we have ever made, delicious and gingery and moist.

6. Chocolate Fondant Cake Recipe

We think it’s fair to say that most people love chocolate cake. This Chocolate Fondant Cake is even better the second day so consider making the day before you plan to serve.

Milky Way Blondies-001_0_17. Chocolate Bar Blondies Recipe

No better recipe to use up left over chocolate (What’s that?! – Editor) than this Chocolate Bar Blondies Recipe. They don’t require very many ingredients, are moreish and fairly simple to put together.

8. Pear & Almond Pudding Recipe

Continuing our series of Free-From Recipes, this delicious Pear & Almond Pudding recipe is gluten free.


Jill is one of the co-founders of Mykidstime and a mum of 2 girls