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

Sugar Cookie Bites with Buttercream Icing

Aren’t they cute? My little neighbor Redynn turned 6 yesterday so I made these for her. So simple but so cute. 1 bag Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix plus ingredients called for on bag 1/2 bag white confetti chips 1 recipe Buttercream Icing, found here sprinkles, your choice, these are Sweet Tooth Fairy Sprinkles from … Continue reading

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

Chocolate Rolo Cookies

Look at those, the stuff of dreams . . . and just when you though it couldn’t get any better, it does with a caramel filling. Be still my heart. 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 3/4 cups flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa … Continue reading

Homemade Sugar Cookie Decorating Kits

I have quite a few new followers to my blog (thank you for joining me on my food adventures!) so some of you may not know that I have a day job in the film and television industry which keeps me pretty busy, until the pandemic hit. March 13 was my last day on set. … Continue reading

Blondies with Caramel Chips

If you’re looking for something rich and gooey, you’ve found it!  I made them for my neighbor Amber’s birthday but kept just a couple for us to try, they were yummy. 1 cup butter, melted 1 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs plus 1 egg yolk 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1/2 cups flour … Continue reading

Puffy Sugar Cookies

Made some cookies yesterday for some friends.  They came out pretty cute!  Did some flower shaped ones and . . . some mustache ones too! 1 (16 oz) tube refrigerated sugar cookie dough 3/4 cup flour 2 tablespoons real maple syrup Wilton Cookie Icing sprinkles 1  Preheat oven to 350. Spray cookie pans with cooking … Continue reading

Chocolate Caramel Nut S’more Bars

First treats of 2020 and they did not disappoint! Give them a try, they were easy and delicious! 2 cups finely crushed chocolate wafer cookies (36 cookies) or finely crushed graham crackers (2 sleeves of graham crackers) 1/2 – 3/4 cup melted butter 1 (11 oz) package caramel baking bits or 1 (14 oz) package … Continue reading

Puffy Gingerbread Cookies

The hubs loves gingerbread cookies.  Me, not so much but I make them for him because I love him.  I decided to try out my new Wilton Christmas Cookie Pan which I got last year after Christmas for half off or more. I can’t find it on their website so it must be discontinued but … Continue reading