Baking

Peanut Butter Frosted Brownie Bites

The weekend before Thanksgiving, Benzo and I had some family over for dinner that we knew we wouldn't get to see for the holiday.  I went back and forth on what to make for dessert before finally settling on brownies from a mix with a cookies and cream variation that was on the back of… Continue reading Peanut Butter Frosted Brownie Bites

Food

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pie

Good Monday morning to you.  It's especially good to me because I'm off work all week!  Whoop!  I'm excited to have a week to spend at home with Jack. So Thanksgiving is on Thursday.  My favorite part of Thanksgiving has always been pumpkin pie.  I've loved it ever since I was a little kid.  I… Continue reading Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pie

Food

Monuts Take Two: Chocolate

So it's back to posts about breakfast.  Don't worry, you all only have 2 more months to endure this until I have my baby.  I won't even tell you the number of times I've eaten at IHop lately.  🙂 A little over a month ago I posted about monuts.  If you didn't catch that post, monuts… Continue reading Monuts Take Two: Chocolate

Baking

Oatmeal Cranberry Walnut “Cookies”

When I set out to make these cookies last night, I did not intend to loop this post back to breakfast again.  Yet that seems to be what happened. Last night after a nutritious dinner of cereal 😉 Benzo and I were lounging around watching American Idol when we both really wanted something sweet.  I've had… Continue reading Oatmeal Cranberry Walnut “Cookies”

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Yesterday when I logged into WordPress I noticed immediately that the hits on my blog have been climbing steadily over the past few days and were at one of their highest peaks yesterday.  I thought to myself, "that's odd, considering I haven't posted in over a week."  Then I looked at the stats and saw… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day

Cooking

Snow Cream

Yesterday was the "snowpocalypse" here in Kansas.  It started snowing Sunday night and did not stop until Tuesday morning.  There's snow everywhere.  And it is not going to melt anytime soon as the high temperature tomorrow is 13 degrees F (the low tonight is -5 degrees F!).  Here's a glimpse of the snowpocalypse in my… Continue reading Snow Cream