Your Guide to Being a Good Thanksgiving Host

Your Guide to Being a Good Thanksgiving Host

For some people, hosting a Thanksgiving dinner just seems to come naturally. They effortlessly pull off the decor, invitations, cooking and serving in a way that makes everyone feel welcome and truly at home. For the rest of us, though, it can take a little more forethought and effort. We at Mother Rucker’s Sweets are […]

How to incorporate Cookie Brittle into your favorite fall desserts

How to incorporate Cookie Brittle into your favorite fall desserts

There’s just something about the shorter days and brisk evenings of autumn that activates our sweet tooth. This time of year, we can’t help but want to curl up on the couch with a warm piece of pie, a steaming hot cup of cocoa and a good movie. What makes fall desserts even more enticing is […]

How to take your Halloween party to the next level

How to take your Halloween party to the next level

The perfect family Halloween party has three things: spooky decorations, lots of sweet treats and plenty of fun activities for the little ones. And because Mother Rucker’s Sweets is all about making life a little more wholesome and fun, today we’re sharing some of our favorite family-friendly recipes, activity ideas and decoration projects that will […]

Our favorite desserts to bring to a Fourth of July barbecue

Our favorite desserts to bring to a Fourth of July barbecue

What’s that blast of patriotic color that’ll have everyone saying “oooh” and “ahhh” during your Fourth of July cookout? Most would say it’s the fireworks, but for us here at Mother Rucker’s Sweets, it’s all about the star-spangled desserts. An Independence Day-themed dessert spread is to a cookout what the grand finale is to a […]

Making a Cookie Brittle Milkshake

Making a Cookie Brittle Milkshake

Being in the business of dreaming up ways to make everything in life sweeter, the bakers of Mother Rucker’s Sweets have come up with just the thing to take your milkshake recipe from ordinary to gourmet: cookie brittle. Nothing complements a cold, creamy, sweet milkshake like the surprising texture and rich flavor of expertly baked cookie […]