Candy · Chocolate · Dessert · Valentine's Day

Day 2- Swoon Worthy Oreo Truffles for Valentine’s Day

Two Words… Oreo Truffles. Nothing could be easier than these three ingredient Oreo Truffles. I warn you, they are incredibly addictive. Simply take 1 package of regular or mint flavored Oreos and place all the Oreos in a food processor. Pulse the cookies until finally ground. Remove about 2 tsp of crushed cookies and set… Continue reading Day 2- Swoon Worthy Oreo Truffles for Valentine’s Day

Bars and Brownies · Dessert · Valentine's Day

5 Days of easy, swoon inducing treats for the baking challenged that are perfect for your Valentine- Day 1

A couple of weeks ago I made Brown Butter Rice Krispy Treats and promptly ate the entire pan within 2 days because they were SOOOOOOOO good. Now the problem with making Rice Krispy Treats is not how good they are and not how quickly you will eat them, it’s that there is always leftover Rice… Continue reading 5 Days of easy, swoon inducing treats for the baking challenged that are perfect for your Valentine- Day 1

Dinner · Pasta · Sweet Potato

Two easy Recipes for Dinner Tonight Highlighting a Common Side Dish- The Sweet Potato

Like most of America, I am a huge fan of sweet potatoes. Recently I have been looking for new ways to make some of my favorite foods.¬†Sweet potatoes are one of those items I love to eat but I am getting a little bored with the just roasting them. I have also been working on… Continue reading Two easy Recipes for Dinner Tonight Highlighting a Common Side Dish- The Sweet Potato

Cake · Cupcakes

The Interwebs will brighten up your day with its cat meme’s and crush your soul with its truths

The internet I remember what life was like without you. Seriously, I remember life before cell phones, the internet and before EVERYTHING became automated. Now, before I go any further I understand the irony of my thoughts here. I am sitting here writing and complaining about the internet while I am using the internet as… Continue reading The Interwebs will brighten up your day with its cat meme’s and crush your soul with its truths

Bars and Brownies · Dessert

Browned Butter Rice Krispy Treats

Browned butter provides a uniquely rich, deep and nutty flavor to baked goods. Although I am not one to mess with a classic, don’t fix what is not broken as they say, browned butter makes everything better. Browned butter is easy to make, but time consuming. The key is to cook it slowly, if you… Continue reading Browned Butter Rice Krispy Treats

Winter Treats

The first snowfall of the New Year, childhood memories and homemade treats

There is something incredibly magical about waking up as the snow is coming down. A light dusting already canvassing the earth, with the promise of more to come. Then reality hits-this crap is quickly going to turn into slush or ice, it’s going to turn brown and dirty and I have to go out in… Continue reading The first snowfall of the New Year, childhood memories and homemade treats