Flour’s Famous Banana Bread

I love banana bread. A whole lot. I have over 30 different recipes for banana bread and dozens more for banana muffins and banana cakes. The Huffington-Post just linked to eight of my recipes in their...


Deep Dish Mixed Berry Skillet Pancake

I’d much rather bake my pancakes than flip them. Wouldn’t we all rather be sitting on the couch drinking coffee than babysitting pancakes on the stove. If you love thick stacks...


Apple Fritter Bread

I have fond childhood memories of devouring fried apple fritters from the local greasy-spoon bakery. What I wouldn’t give for one of those fritters now. Or for that kind of metabolism again....


Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

My cookbook Peanut Butter Comfort has 100+ recipes using peanut butter. And I have a compilation post with The 25 Best Caramel and Salted Caramel Recipes. So imagine my delight when I tried the new SKIPPY Peanut...


Fruit and Yogurt Smoothie

I love smoothies. They’re fast, easy, healthy, and refreshing. This one has just three ingredients but you’d never know it based on how creamy, smooth, and satisfying it is.


Samoas Cookie Pie

Growing up I was a Girl Scout and I was great at ‘selling’ cookies. I would literally polish off a box of Samoas after school while doing my homework. Chock up another ‘sale’ my...


Blueberry Oatmeal Crumble Bars

I was going to call these blueberry breakfast bars. Or blueberry snack bars. But anytime you feel like eating juicy blueberries with buttery oat crumbles is the kind of bar they are....


Strawberry, Avocado, and Kale Salad with Strawberry-Apple Cider Vinaigrette

I love kale and when it’s topped with big juicy strawberries and creamy avocado, even better. I feel healthier just by looking at it. Fruit in salads can sometimes be tricky to...


Fudgy Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

I’ve put peanut butter cups into so many recipes on my blog and in Peanut Butter Comfort. And these fudgy brownies go from really good to get-them-out-of-my-house after adding peanut butter...


Peanut Butter and Jelly Granola (Whole Foods Copycat)

I try not to go into Whole Foods but I live very close to one and find myself there far too often. When I’m there I especially try to avoid the...