Chocolate Easter Bunny Nest Treats

Made some Easter treats for the neighbors. Came out pretty cute I think! I found this fun little Celebrate It Easter Nest mold at Michaels (see below) and decided to get creative. I made some chocolate cake batter (from a box), spooned the batter into the molds and baked as directed. It made 24 nests. … Continue reading

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Turkeys

This post is the how to for the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Turkeys on the left. The instructions for the Thanksgiving Cornucopia Cookies in the middle you can find here, and the instructions for the Oreo Turkeys on the right, you can find here. I forgot to take a picture of each of the turkeys … Continue reading

Mini Treat Kabobs

I have been working the past couple of months at my day job in film and television so haven’t had a chance to do porch treats in awhile. (For an explanation of porch treats, click here.) But I have some time off now so decided to do porch treats yesterday. I’ve seen this idea a … Continue reading

Teddy Grahams Go Swimming

I’ve seen variations of this all over Pinterest so decided to make it my own for porch treats. I think it would be a fun summer food craft to do with the kids if you have littles at home. 1 box Rice Krispie Treats or 1 pan of homemade Rice Krispie treats cut into rectangles … Continue reading

Under the Sea Graham Crackers

More fun with porch treats for the neighbor kids! Definition of porch treats? Click here! Saw this cute idea and then adapted it a little bit to suit me. I think they are adorable. 1 – 2 boxes graham crackers 1 tub blue frosting 1 bag Swedish fish 1 bag goldfish crackers 1 bag Vanilla … 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

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

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

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