Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Happy Mother’s Day! I created this magical mashup for my best friend Alexia’s birthday, but it is definitely a treat sure to please any mom out there (It’s one of my mom’s favorites for sure). It’s a spin off my classic brown butter caramel pretzel cookie recipe, which is always a crowd favorite. For asContinue reading “Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies”

Quick and Easy Vanilla Birthday Cake

Oh no! You forgot tomorrow is your brother’s birthday… or the PTA bake sale… or your turn to bring dessert to the potluck. Whatever it is, this recipe has your back. In one bowl and under 15 mins, these cupcakes come together for any occasion. In fact, you likely have all the ingredients in yourContinue reading “Quick and Easy Vanilla Birthday Cake”

Best Whole Wheat Banana Muffins

My mom has a bad habit of buying bananas she does not eat. Every week she gets a bunch of bananas from the grocery store, and every week I end up freezing all of them. After I had filled nearly 3 gallon ziplocks full of bananas, I decided I should try to use them up.Continue reading “Best Whole Wheat Banana Muffins”

Gluten-Free Slutty Brownies

If you’ve never been fortunate enough to encounter the masterpiece that is the slutty brownie, let me enlighten you. Slutty brownies are three magical layers of desserts — each delicious in their own right — that come together to form something even more amazing. I’ve been making these since late elementary school with my sister,Continue reading “Gluten-Free Slutty Brownies”

Peanut Butter Banana Pretzels

So apparently it’s national soft pretzel month? I didn’t know soft pretzels were worthy of their own MONTH, but honestly I’m here for it. One of my favorite recipes on this blog is my soft pretzel recipe. I was amazed at how easy they were to make considering how delicious the result was. These peanutContinue reading “Peanut Butter Banana Pretzels”

BEST French Onion Soup with “cheesy” Garlic Bread

Okay. This soup is so good… like soooo good. It’s savory and indulgent tasting, yet has surprisingly clean and nutritious ingredients. I’m a huge balsamic person, so this is ideal for me. Of course, I got the recipe from our friends over at Love&Lemons — you know the drill, check them out. This recipe isContinue reading “BEST French Onion Soup with “cheesy” Garlic Bread”

Carrot Cake Waffles

It’s almost Easter! As you’ve probably figured out, I love all the holidays and am always looking for ways to celebrate. If you’re the same, these waffles will definitely be next on your list. I’m honestly not sure when bunnies, chicks, and baskets started overlapping with the resurrection of Jesus Christ, but these carrot cakeContinue reading “Carrot Cake Waffles”

The Milkbar Birthday Cake… but vegan

I’m not going to lie… despite what this recipe it is, making it is no piece of cake. In fact, it takes a lot of time, effort, and dirty dishes, but the result is a unique birthday treat packed with flavor. The cake is actually rather dry, but the milk soak rehydrates it for aContinue reading “The Milkbar Birthday Cake… but vegan”

hand pie cookies

Happy pi day! These cookies are too cute! They are like mini hand pies, but have the nice crunch of a cookie. The dough is strong enough to be packed with filling like a little present, but still not overly tough to bite into. They were originally part of my Christmas baking marathon, and honestlyContinue reading “hand pie cookies”

Birthday Cake Cookie Crumbles

Packed with sprinkles, crunchy and crisp, and as full of sweet, birthday flavor, these cookie crumbles are such a fun treat. They come together pretty quickly, making them a great option to spruce up any basic recipe (including box mix/store bought!!).They are perfect for layering and topping cakes, ice cream, brownie batter, or even pancakesContinue reading “Birthday Cake Cookie Crumbles”