Cake Mix Toffee Bars

If you like toffee and gooey desserts like me then you will love these, plus they are super easy to make and only require 5 ingredients! 1 box yellow cake mix 1 egg 6 tablespoons butter, melted 2 (8 oz each) bags chocolate toffee bits 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk 1 Preheat oven … Continue reading

Reese’s Pieces Blondies

I decided to do some porch treats yesterday and these yummy guys fit the bill, with both Reese’s Pieces and Reese’s Minis, what’s not to like? 12 tablespoons butter, melted 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg plus 1 egg yolk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons flour 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Whatchamacallit Blondies

It’s been quiet on the blog lately because I’ve actually been able to go back to work on movie sets despite covid wreaking havoc on all of our lives. I’ve worked on a commercial, finished a movie that the virus shut down with only a week to go and then just finished another movie. It … Continue reading

Dark Chocolate Pecan Bars

They could have been called Dark Chocolate Pecan PIE Bars because that’s what they taste like, pecan pie, really yummy. See? They look like pecan pie. Some more quarantine baking although we are getting out of the house a tiny bit more but still being careful. Weird times my friends, weird times. Fortunately there are … Continue reading

Caramel Chocolitas

The delicious quarantine baking continues . . . 2 cups flour 1 3/4 cups quick cooking rolled oats 1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, melted 1 (14 oz) bag caramels or caramel bits 1/3 cup milk 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup milk chocolate … Continue reading

Chewy Chocolate Caramel Bars

I made these on Tuesday, later afternoon, and this morning, Thursday, there is one left so I think it’s safe to say that they were a hit. I think we all can see how the Johnson family is going to come out of quarantine . . . 1 German chocolate cake mix 3/4 cup butter, … Continue reading

Ina Garten’s Lemon Bars

As you can probably tell, I’ve been on a lemon bar kick lately but I am out of lemons now so I guess I am done.  These were really good with a thick, gooey middle and a crunchy top that was delightful.  If you’re a lemon bar fan, then you definitely need to try these. … Continue reading

Lemon White Chocolate Brownies

Gosh these were good!  I ate two without even realizing it.  They are a fancier lemon bar with a more significant and tastier crust.  Highly recommend if you like lemon bars and besides, what else have you got to do?  (A little quarantine humor, a very little.) brownie layer 1 1/2 sticks (12 tablespoons) butter … Continue reading

Classic Lemon Bars

I have been in Mississippi for the past month working on a movie that got shut down with only a week to go due to the Corona virus but I did get in some baking while I was there before the virus starting disrupting all of our lives.  The hair and makeup ladies asked if … Continue reading