Meghan McGarry

Meghan McGarry is a pastry chef, food writer and professional recipe developer, who loves to glam up desserts. Her popular site,, documents her one-of-a-kind dessert makeovers. Along with her blog, you will also find a large collection of how-to videos, which are sure to inspire everyone from home cooks to professional bakers. With the mantra “Flirt with dessert,” you can be sure Meghan is always baking up something fun and exciting!

Articles & Recipes by Meghan McGarry


S’mores Layer Cake


S’mores inspired layer cake has everything you love about the classic treat and then some! Chocolate cake filled with graham cracker cream cheese frosting and decadent chocolate ganache is a must for your summer celebrations!

S’mores Skewers


These fun and festive s’mores skewers are always a hit! They’re super easy to make, taste amazing, and make for a beautiful centerpiece at summer get-togethers!

S’mores Brownies


Decadent brownies meet s’mores in this sweet summertime treat! With a golden graham cracker crust, decadent brownie layer and toasted marshmallow topping, s’mores brownies are sure to become your go-to dessert!

S’mores French Toast


Kick up your breakfast game with decadent S’mores French toast. Coated in golden graham cracker crumbs and topped with toasted marshmallows and chocolate, this is one breakfast everyone can agree on!

S’mores Cheesecake


Say hello to summer with the ultimate s'mores cheesecake! Graham cracker crust, marshmallow cheesecake, milk chocolate ganache and toasted marshmallows take everyone's favorite summertime treat to a whole new level-- no campfire required!

Coconut Cream Cupcakes


Coconut cream pie gets a sweet upgrade with fun and delicious coconut cream cupcakes! Topped with fluffy whipped frosting, chocolate candy eggs and loads of sprinkles, these cupcakes are as delicious to look at as they are to eat!

Whole Wheat White Pizza with Skillet Melted Grape Tomatoes


Refrigerated prepared dough makes short work of this crisp-crusted, healthy pizza. Get fresh dough from your local pizza parlor, or find it in a 15-ounce bag at the grocery store.

Toasted Almond Tiramisu Parfaits


Classic tiramisu gets a fun and flavorful makeover with toasted almond tiramisu parfaits. These elegant little desserts come together in no time and are perfect for entertaining!

Holiday Cookies – 4 Ways


Get a head start on holiday baking with four festive cookies all from one cookie dough! Traditional shortbread cookies are transformed into vanilla cut-outs, jam-filled thumbprints, cappuccino sandwiches and confetti slice-and-bakes, all dolled-up for your holiday celebrations!

Peppermint Whoopie Pies


Classic whoopie pies get a fun and festive twist with peppermint buttercream. Dressed up with a dollop of chocolate ganache and crushed candy canes, these are a must for your holiday celebrations!

Macaroni and Cheese Cups


Everyone’s favorite comfort food gets turned into the ultimate party treat with macaroni and cheese cups! Whether you serve them with dinner, or at your holiday bash, they’re sure to be a hit.

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Bars


Pumpkin swirl cheesecake bars combine everything you love about cheesecake and pumpkin pie in one easy bar! Made with layers of swirled cheesecake batter and a homemade pumpkin spice mix, say hello to your new go-to holiday dessert!

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