Twix Cheesecake Brownie Torte

Twix Cheesecake Brownie Torte

Today I bring you a cheesecake extravaganza.  Yes, extravaganza!  Because not only do you get this amazingly delicious Tix Cheesecake Brownie Torte recipe, you get to check out all the other amazing cheesecake recipes at the bottom of this post.  Holy heck! Why a cheesecake extravaganza you ask?  Camilla over at Culinary Adventures with Camilla is celebrating her 15th wedding anniversary and wanted to celebrate with cheesecake.  Lucky husband, right? My cheesecake is the mother of all … [Continue reading...]

Pot of Gold Meltaway Cookies

Pot of Gold Meltaway Cookies

This is a hybrid of two different recipes.  I saw the idea for Pot of Gold Cookies over on Your Southern Peach.  I loved how they looked but I'm not a fan of raw cookie dough.  (I know, don't hate me.)  So I used the idea but changed up the recipe. I love how they turned out! We used my favorite recipe for Russian Tea Cakes (aka: snowball cookies or Mexican Wedding Cakes.) [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:179]  When the cookies were cooled I dipped them in melted chocolate and then gold sugar … [Continue reading...]

Andes Mint Chocolate Chip Brownies

Andes Chocolate Chip Mint Brownies

I’m not a big corned beef and cabbage gal so when it comes to St. Patrick’s Day, we just stick with the desserts.  And anything chocolate-y and minty and I’m in!  And this recipe did not disappoint.  These brownies are delicious!  They are perfect just like this. But with the melted Andes mints drizzled on […]

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Marshmallow Fondant Pinterest Fail

Fondant Fail - That's Not What It Looked Like on Pinterest

What the heck?  Those two don’t even look close.  What the heck happened?  It looked so easy.  Yeah, I’m here to tell you…. decorating a cake with fondant is NOT easy.  Not even close. My kids have wanted to try to make fondant for awhile.  Then when I saw a recipe for Marshmallow fondant, I […]

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Sweet Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots

Sweet Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots

  Oh yes we did. We had to. Yep, had to.  Bacon + tater tots?  That’s just a no brainer. And I don’t even know what to say about them.  They were that good.  Seriously.  Make them.  Right now! The recipe says to roll them in brown sugar.  My daughter wasn’t so sure about this […]

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Snickerdoodle Bars {Secret Recipe Club}

Snickerdoodle Cookie Bars

I’m still trying to get used to posting my Secret Recipe Club post on the first Monday of the month.  This is only my second month in group A and my brain just isn’t used to it yet.  March – bam!  Secret Recipe Club – bam!  Ahhhhh! My blog assignment this month is BC Mom’s Kitchen.  […]

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S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels

S'mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels

If you haven’t figured it out yet, I am a huge s’mores lover.  Love, love, love them!  And I love that there are so many s’more recipes out there that are more than just the traditional graham cracker, chocolate and marshmallow.  And this one?  Yep, delicious!  It’s like a s’more on steroids because it also […]

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“Read My Lips” Valentine Gift Idea

Read My Lips Valentine's Day Gift Idea with Free Printable

We are on a Valentine making roll in my house.  Between my kid’s classmates and teachers and my co-workers, that’s a lot of Valentines!  And, of course, we can’t just make a ton of one thing.  That would be boring.  So we’ve been making a plethora of different gifts to give to people we care about.  Like […]

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Cream Cheese Filled Brownies for Valentine’s Day

Heart Shaped Brownies Filled with Cream Cheese Frosting and Covered in Ganache for Valentine's Day

 Sometimes it’s the simplest things that taste the best – like brownies and cream cheese frosting.  Nothing fancy there, but oh, so delicous! I wanted to make a fun (and fancy looking) dessert for a friend of mine.  To make a very long story short (and who wants to read long stories???) she won a […]

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“You’re the Balm” EOS Valentine’s Day Gift Idea

You're the Balm EOS Valentine Guft Idea with Free Printable

See.  I told you we loved lip balm.  And because we do, we assume every one else does.  (See how we work?)  So when we saw this idea and free printable over on The Cards We Drew, of course I was going to use it.  It’s adorable! The Super Hero theme is perfect for us […]

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