Momma’s Munchies…Dessert! YUM!

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I LOVE the idea that Lindsey over at Waking Up Williams had…it’s a meme for swapping recipes.  AWESOME.  So because I have been a slacker and didn’t get a chance to do it the past few Mondays, I am totally in today because it’s all about desserts today!  YUM!

I asked Cort what dessert I should post and he immediately said, “BUCKLE!”  Blueberry Buckle is actually a recipe from my mom, and I have NO idea what it is called buckle since it’s technically not one at all.  A buckle is really more of a coffee cake, but this dessert got the name and it stuck.

Blueberry Buckle:
The crust:  1 stick of butter or margarine
                 1 cup of flour
                 1/4 cup of brown sugar
                 1/2 cup crushed nuts (optional–I usually don’t use them in case of allergies)
mix above together and put into a 9×13 glass pan.
bake crust at 350 degrees for about 8 minutes.  Then allow to cool completely

The filling:  8 oz of cream cheese–softened
                 2 1/2 cups of powdered sugar
                1-3 teaspoons of milk
                 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract
cream these ingredients together and spread on cooled crust

Top with about 1 quart of freshly washed blueberries and then cover with whipping cream (or cool whip if you’re lazy like I am).

For a Fourth of July flair, you can add cut strawberries to the top making a red, white, and blue dessert.

I have TONS of blueberry recipes because my parents have blueberry bushes and they always have TONS.  So my mom and I have been perfecting blueberry recipes.  Although I will say this is probably a fan favorite with friends and family!

So enjoy!  And make sure to check out all the other recipes floating around out there for Momma’s Munchies!

About Katie

Just a small town girl...wait no. That is a Journey song. Katie Sluiter is a small town girl, but she is far from living in a lonely world. She is a middle school English teacher, writer, mother, and wife. Life has thrown her a fair share of challenges, but her belief is that writing through them makes her stronger.


  1. First…you're soooo pretty and your hair is GORGEOUS! The hubs and boy are cute too. Hehe.
    Second…love the family recipe. So yummy!!
    Third, so glad to have you link up every Monday!

  2. oh my word! that sounds sooo good! I'm definitely making this upon arrival to Oregon in a couple weeks … with fresh blueberries picked from my parents' backyard! Can't wait!

  3. Funky Mama Bird says

    That sounds FABULOUS. If it wasn't too hot in my kitchen, I would start making this right now.

  4. This sounds so good! Sure to impress my picky mother in law. Thanks for sharing!

  5. Sippy Cup Mom says

    That sounds delicious! I want to make it this weekend for a BBQ!

    BTW, I have something for you! 😉

  6. What a great idea! This recipe looks delicious! I love the picture in the header. Hip hooray! Have agreat day!

    Mama Hen

  7. torie@Life With Rylie says

    Mmmm that sounds delicious! I wouldn't add the nuts since hubs doesn't like them…or maybe I just won't mention they are in there. This may be the dessert I make for the 4th!!