Samoa Caramel Cheesecake Parfaits

It's that time of year . . . Girl Scout cookie time! I was so excited last weekend when I saw Girl Scouts out around town selling cookies, I had to stop and get some.  I then immediately went home and decided to make something with my Girl Scout cookies.  Every year I love thinking up different … [Read more...]

Microwave Red Velvet Lava Cakes

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day! I cannot believe that it is already the middle of February.  We really have no plans and just plan on going out to dinner with the kids.  We will probably go on a date night in a couple of weeks when the restaurants are less crowded.  I have a last minute Valentine's Day … [Read more...]

Skinny Chocolate Cherry Coke Poke Cake

With the new year, I have been trying to eat a little bit healthier.  When I eat healthier, I usually like to treat myself to some dessert and unhealthy foods. Otherwise if I crave something and don't allow myself to eat it, I will break and binge eat, which usually ends up being even worse than … [Read more...]

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheese Ball

I cannot believe that is is already Christmas Eve.  This month and year have gone by so fast.  I am luckily done with my shopping, but still have a lot of wrapping to do.  We at least started some of the wrapping already, which is new for us.  Usually we are up till at least midnight finishing the … [Read more...]

Triple Chip Pudding Cookies

   For the third year in a row I have participated in the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap.  The Cookie Swap is where food bloggers get together, bake cookies, send them to other bloggers, and blog about the cookies they made.  I was paired up with three other bloggers who I sent a dozen cookies to … [Read more...]

Chocolate Pretzel Peanut Butter Pudding Cookies

One of the things I look most forward to around the holidays is making cookies.  I love giving cookies away to people and having them around the house.  Cookies are one of my favorite desserts because there are so many variations and they are so versatile.  My favorite type of cookies to make are … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Chocolate Muddy Buddies

Around the holidays I love giving food gifts and making easy things that I can give to a decent amount of people.  The easier the recipe is and the more it makes, the less work I have to do.  To be honest, I am kind of a procrastinator.  While I love baking during the holiday season and do it … [Read more...]

Chocolate Cherry Pie Trifles

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ThankfullySweet #CollectiveBias   I love coming up with unique desserts for the holidays to serve at the holiday table and to give as gifts during the holidays. One of our staple … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Snack Bites & Reese’s Spreads

This #AnySnackPerfect shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.   One of my favorite flavor combinations is chocolate and peanut butter.  I don't know why, but chocolate and peanut butter go together so well.  My favorite candy is … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Graham Cracker Toffee and Graham Cracker Houses

This #PBandG shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are my own.   With it being mid-November already, I am starting to get into the holiday spirit.  Now that  I have kids, the holidays have become even more special.  We love baking for the holidays and … [Read more...]