Penny’s Porch Treats

Why am I showing you a picture of my porch (with my corgi Finn for added cuteness)? Because I want to share with you something that I started doing last month during quarantine, I call them “Penny’s Porch Treats”. Once a week I make treats, bag them all individually, and then put them on a … Continue reading

Toffee Pecan Skillet Brownies

This is what I made myself for Mother’s Day dessert and it was magnificent!  It will definitely go into the regular rotation which is the highest praise I can give it.  The hubs has already requested it for Father’s Day. Even just the brownies themselves looked pretty great before all the other deliciousness got added … Continue reading

Strawberry Blondies

These were surprisingly delicious! But then they are full of fresh strawberries, butter, brown sugar, and white chocolate so I don’t know why I was surprised.  Another successful quarantine bake. 12 strawberries, stems removed 1/2 cup white chocolate chips 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter, melted 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 tablespoon … Continue reading

Disney Parks Churro Bites

UPDATE (to post below) I got a bigger tip and the churro bites came out much better!  I ordered this one from Amazon and it was perfect for churros, as you can see when looking at the two pictures.  They turned out almost just like the churros you get at Disneyland and not like churro … Continue reading

Triple Chocolate Scones

Here is the next and third entry in the Quarantine Scone Off.  These were really good, really chocolatey but not very sconey so I would put them in third place. However, I would make them again because of the chocolate factor! 2 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking … Continue reading

Easy Chocolate Chip Scones

More quarantine baking, this time scones!  And we’re going to have a scone off.  Up first, these babies which were really easy and quick to make and tasted great!  There will be  a couple more scone recipes to try and then we will declare a winner.  It’s the little things in a pandemic people. scones … Continue reading

Disneyland’s Mickey Shaped Beignets

UPDATE! to post below I got some Mickey Mouse cookie cutters on Amazon and made Disneyland’s beignets again this time in the shape of Mickey! So yummy and so cute! Also made chocolate ganache for dipping which I highly recommend! I don’t know if you’ve noticed but Disneyland has been releasing some of its recipes … Continue reading

Annie’s Soft Pretzels

I’ve been wanting to give homemade pretzels a try and my friend Ann had a recipe for them so I gave it a shot and they were so yummy!  The top one is cinnamon and sugar and the bottom is salty, the cinnamon and sugar were the winners, they were gone ASAP. dough 3 1/2 … Continue reading

Courtney’s Apple Pie

Now that is a good looking apple pie, don’t you think?  My daughter Courtney made it for Thanksgiving.  (I know, I’m a little behind on blogging.)  I think this might be the first time on my blog posting a recipe that I did not make myself, I answered a few questions for her but that … Continue reading