06/21/2015 07:23 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

6 Delicious Desserts for Dad

This Father's Day, spoil dad with a homemade treat. These sweets are so easy to make, even the kids can get in on the action.

1. Molten Chocolate Cakes


A.k.a. lava cakes, these individual chocolate cakes have oozing molten centers. Surprisingly, they're easy enough for even the novice baker to make at home. GET THE RECIPE

2. Banana Pudding Parfaits


This comforting dessert will bring dad back to his childhood. The recipe bucks tradition a bit, but still tastes wonderfully nostalgic and delicious. GET THE RECIPE

3. Rum Cake


My grandmother's boozy butter and rum soaked pound cake was the hit of every family gathering growing up. Dad will love it! GET THE RECIPE

4. Chocolate Cream Pie


This pie is my dad's favorite. With a chocolate cookie crust, silky chocolate pudding center and pillowy whipped cream topping, it's a chocolate lover's dream. GET THE RECIPE

5. Chocolate Chip Pecan Blondies


Part cookie, part brownie -- who doesn't love blondies? The best part is that they're super easy to make. This version, made with chocolate chips and pecans, is my all-time favorite. GET THE RECIPE

6. Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake


If dad's a lemon lover, bake him this cake. There's a pop of intense lemon flavor in every bite. GET THE RECIPE