Cinnamon Toast Banana Muffins

This is a great recipe for when you have too many bananas in the house. MUFFINS 2/3 cup sugar 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup applesauce 2/3 cup mashed ripe bananas, about 2 bananas 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 2/3 cup flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 – 1 cup cinnamon … Continue reading

Frosted Mocha Brownies

I love me some mocha treats! And these did not disappoint! The frosting was a little strong so I’ve adjusted the recipe accordingly but otherwise these were heaven. BROWNIES 2 sticks butter 4 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped or 4 ounces semisweet chocolate chips 2 cups sugar 3 tablespoons instant espresso powder, I found this on … Continue reading

Panera Copycat Kitchen Sink Cookies

I love the restaurant Panera, in fact my whole family loves Panera but there isn’t a single one in our state! Every time we travel, we look for Panera. When I saw this recipe I knew I had to try it because we love these cookies. They were close to a Panera Kitchen Sink cookie … Continue reading

Nutella Crescent Rolls

I’ve seen these all over the internet so decided to give them a try last night and they were dreamy! I will probably be making them again soon, like today. So easy, only two ingredients, highly recommend! 1 tube crescent rolls a jar of Nutella, just kidding, about 1/4 – 1/2 cup of Nutella, the … Continue reading

Crazy Cake

This Crazy Cake has no butter, no milk, and no eggs. We have a neighbor that I wanted to make a Christmas treat for but they have a daughter who is allergic to milk and eggs so I did some searching and found this recipe. I’ll be honest with you, it totally sank in the … Continue reading

Pumpkin Dog Birthday Cake

My daughter’s labs turned 4 on Christmas Day so we celebrated their birthday on the day after Christmas with this little beauty. I have to say that it smelled pretty good while baking and I don’t even like pumpkin. The boys gobbled it down so I’d say it was a success. CAKE 1 1/2 cup … Continue reading

Eggnog Bread

I guess this is it for the holiday baking this year. I had fun, hope you did too following along. We gave this bread away for a gift so I can’t tell you how it tasted but it smelled great! I baked it in my Nordic Ware Loaf Pan and if you look closely you … Continue reading

Cheesy Pesto Crescent Christmas Tree

You know I love the pesto and this did not disappoint! And it’s so cute. If I’d thought of it ahead of time, I would have made “ornaments” out of grape tomatoes. 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup refrigerated basil pesto 2 cans (8 oz each) refrigerated crescent dough sheets (I used crescent roll … Continue reading

Peppermint Mocha Bundt Cake

This is the 4th time I’ve made this cake this month. I gave away the other three and decided that we needed one to try to! It’s a cake recipe that I’ve been working on over the year and I think I’ve got it dialed in. The original recipe is here. This one looks so … Continue reading

Santa’s Trash Cookies

These are so good! I just ate two! The sweet and salty combo is to die for. 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup crushed potato chips 3/4 cup crushed … Continue reading