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White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Clusters

Sometimes no-bake cookies feel like cheating. And if that’s how you look at it, I’m very happy to be called a cheater. With the warmer weather approaching, I wanted something sweet...

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Mini Cream Cheese Pound Cakes with Vanilla Cream Cheese Glaze

I almost never make pound cake. With all my other baking, we don’t need a pound of cake. But two little mini cakes is a different story. I’m not sure who...

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Homemade Little Debbie Cosmic Brownies

Growing up, I loved Little Debbie Oatmeal Creme Pies and Cosmic Brownies so much. Show me a box of either, and I could show you a pile of cellophane wrappers minutes...

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Favorite Mini & Petite Treats and Cookbook Giveaway

Mini food just tastes better. I think because it’s cuter and little pieces and portions just go down so easily. I probably end up eating more when something is mini or...

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Peanut Butter Comfort Cookbook and KitchenAid Hand Blender Giveaway

I am thrilled to announce that my cookbook, Peanut Butter Comfort, is being released on Tuesday, June 4! It’s been almost two years in the making from concept and book proposals,...

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May 2013 Recipes

May flew by for me and I spent lots of it in the kitchen. Here’s what I made, along with noteworthy events, and my reflections on the month. Browned Butter Oatmeal...

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Bourbon Maple Slow Cooker Baked Beans

I had a craving for baked beans that hit me like a ton of bricks over Memorial Day Weekend. And these are the best beans that have ever passed my lips....

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Six-Banana Banana Bread

There’s no chance of wimpy or lackluster banana flavor here. I baked six bananas into one loaf. Yes, six. Don’t get me wrong, I love my gold standard recipe for banana...

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins

I’ll take peanut butter and jelly in any form. PB & J sandwiches are fine. But peanut butter muffins with strawberry jelly-filled centers definitely trump sandwiches. Of all the Peanut Butter Recipes...

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Twix Bar Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have a thing for Twix Bars. And for chocolate chip cookies. And my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe is even better with Twix baked in. I loved these cookies and...