The Lizard finally settled on Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake for his birthday, which is just fine with me. My family’s love of chocolate and peanut butter is practically legend. As if chocolate peanut butter cake and peanut butter frosting weren’t enough, I covered the top with chocolate ganache and threw some chopped peanut butter cups on top.
I was actually worried the family would devour it before I had a chance to photograph it, because I left the house for several hours, while the Hippie Chick and I attended a bridal shower. You never know what will happen to those unattended treats in a houseful of boys.
Make some buckeyes for the big game! The buckeye recipe calls for chocolate, peanut butter, and no baking.
On the bright side, the New Years Eve snacks will be infinitesimally better than they used to be. Because old me just opened a bag of chips, but new me will take time to make these pretzel bites.
Pin ItHave you ever wondered how a person might find themselves embroiled in a serious Rice Krispies Treat Death Match? Well, let me tell you. A few months ago, an innocent remark by me about my favorite Rice Krispies treats, namely the Scotcheroos, was met by some serious resistance by my cousin, who lives several [Read On]
Pin ItThe teenage boys went on a camping trip with the youth group at church this weekend, leaving Robb and I home alone with the princess. It’s a good thing she is not an only child, because she pretty much gets spoiled rotten when she’s the only one home. Let’s just say, she has her [Read On]
Pin It An easy no-bake recipe for peanut butter bars with chocolate frosting. Source: Bakerlady Some days were made for baking. When it’s cool outside, and you have lots of un-interrupted time and lots of fresh produce in your fridge, there is nothing better than spending a few hours creating marvelous meals and desserts. The [Read On]
For some reason, coming up with a good Easter recipe to make has been hurting my brain. I bought these Reese’s Pieces Eggs, which are rather fantastic and hard to resist, and I knew I wanted to use them somehow. Chocolate… peanut butter… pretzels… Easter… AND Reese’s candy! It’s perfect!
Pin ItMy most requested cookie recipe to date! Peanut butter cookies sandwiched with peanut butter frosting. The little neighbor girl said, “I can’t stop thinking about those cookies!” Source: Our Best Bites website, linked below. My neighbor sent me the link. Thanks a lot, Jen! Yield: 5-6 dozen regular cookies, or 2.5 – 3 sandwiches. [Read On]