Easter Cadbury Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Easter is tomorrow, are you ready? cookies 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon baking powder pinch of salt frosting 1 tablespoon butter, melted 3 tablespoons cocoa 1 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 – 3 tablespoons hot water Cadbury Mini Eggs, about … Continue reading

Chocolate Croissant Breakfast Bake

It was Book Group last night, I offered to make the treat, this looked awesome and it was! 1 (10 – 13 oz) package mini bakery croissants, chopped 2 (8 oz each) package cream cheese, softened 1 1/3 cups sugar 4 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 cups milk 2 cups chocolate chips 1  Preheat oven … Continue reading

Chocolate Chunk Toffee Brownie Cookies

The blog has been quiet lately and that’s because I’ve been working my “other” job making movies and tv shows and it’s been super busy lately so not only have I not been blogging but I haven’t been baking or cooking either, BOO!!  I finally have a bit of a break so hopefully I can … Continue reading

Puppy Mini Oreo Paw Print Cupcakes

It’s this goober’s birthday today, he’s turning one and we’re partying!  (And by partying I mean a few of his favorite people are coming over for cupcakes for probably 15 – 20 minutes before he goes completely insane from excitement and we have to send everyone home and put him in timeout so he can … Continue reading

Giant No Bake Twix Bar

My daughter Courtney asked if I would help her make this giant Twix bar which her husband Jaren had requested for his birthday treat.  I think we all know what my answer was! 2 – 2 1/2 pounds Wilton Milk Chocolate Candy Melts 3 – 4 bags Werther’s Original Chewy Caramels 1 box Lorna Doone … Continue reading

Salted Caramel Sugar Cookie Cups

Needed some treats for a couple of events so tinkered around in the kitchen and came up with these which are easy and delicious. 1 pouch sugar cookie mix plus ingredients called for on package 1 bag caramels, unwrapped 1/3 – 1/2 cup evaporated milk chocolate candy melts for drizzling sea salt for sprinkling 1  … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Granola Muffins

Who doesn’t love a good muffin for breakfast?  Or as a snack?  Or as dessert?  I could eat them all day long and these were no exception. 2 1/4 cups flour 1 cup granola 3/4 cup brown sugar 2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1 cup milk 3/4 cup oil 1 teaspoon … Continue reading