baking · Dessert · sweet

Buckeye Brownies

Confession time: I don't really like peanut butter. Before you throw me to the wolves, hear me out. It's not that I don't like peanut butter. I'm just not a rabid fan of the stuff. Will I eat a peanut butter and jelly sandwich? Of course! Will I purposefully seek one out to make? Not… Continue reading Buckeye Brownies

Salad · sweet · vegan

Winter Fruit Salad

I've been battling a nasty little sinus infection for the past week. I swear, I've been sick for a full-blown month. Which is strange, because before this I hadn't been sick in almost two years. I guess when it rains, it pours, huh? I figured we needed some fresh Vitamin C in this household, so… Continue reading Winter Fruit Salad

baking · bread · breakfast · sweet

Sweet Potato Muffin Tops

"It's not what's on the inside that counts, but what's on top." -The Muffin Man Muffins. The word strikes dismay in children around the globe. Muffins are the red-headed stepchild of the baking world. They are perceived as "lesser than" compared to their dessert cousin: cupcakes. Muffins aren't topped with thick frosting, or shiny nonpareils,… Continue reading Sweet Potato Muffin Tops

Appetizer · sweet

St. Nick Snack Mix

I cannot believe that Christmas is only 5 days away! It feels like just yesterday it was Thanksgiving. Heck, just yesterday was Halloween, right?? I've already got the turkey breast defrosting in the fridge since we are having our Christmas dinner on Friday. On Sunday, it's all about the Christmas breakfast casserole in the morning while opening our presents. Then,… Continue reading St. Nick Snack Mix

Bread · breakfast · sweet

Apple & Raspberry Stuffed Biscuits

Ah, Christmas. A time where lights twinkle on top of houses, holiday music blares through the radio, peppermint mochas abound, and the heavenly McRib makes its glorious return. Yes, the McRib is my benchmark for when the holiday season really starts to draw near. I wait patiently all year long to sink my teeth into those… Continue reading Apple & Raspberry Stuffed Biscuits