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”

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”

Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies

These cookies are so quick and easy, yet such crowd pleasers! I thought they would be a great treat to make for Valentine’s Day thanks to the deep red color and chocolatey flavor. They come together so quickly with just a few ingredients. Many people don’t realize that most baking mixes are coincidentally vegan, butContinue reading “Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies”

No-Bake Chocolate Orange Tart

Nothing says winter like a good chocolate citrus dessert! This tart fresh tasting and an indulgent tasting dessert that won’t leave you feeling heavy and ready to enter a sugar coma. I even shamelessly ate leftovers for breakfast after the first day I made it. It’s not too sweet and the majority of it canContinue reading “No-Bake Chocolate Orange Tart”

iced gingerbread llamas

Who says gingerbread has to be reserved for December? These llama cookies are a great for any occasion. They can be made festive for any holiday depending on your icing design and llamas are ALWAYS fun. Plus, icing the cookies is a great activity; perfect for kids, friends, or couples. I thought these were suchContinue reading “iced gingerbread llamas”

eggnog snickerdoodles

Happy New Year! 2020 was a rollercoaster for all of us, so I hope everyone enjoys their fresh start. If your New Years resolution is to bake more delicious cookies, look no further. These snickerdoodles are festive, fun, and full of flavor. I included them in my Christmas cookie bags and they were a fanContinue reading “eggnog snickerdoodles”

Cranberry Orange Butter Cookies

1 1/2 c vegan butter/coconut oil 1 1/4 c powdered sugar 2 tsp vanilla 3 c flour 1/4 tsp + 1/8 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 3/4 c chopped dried cranberries 3 oranges worth of orange zest 1 c sparkling sugar to roll dough in Beat butter for about 2 mins until creamy. GraduallyContinue reading “Cranberry Orange Butter Cookies”

Brown Butter Caramel Centered Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Merry Christmas Eve! I’ve been on a cookie baking frenzy lately. I made about 10 dozen cookies in the last week, no exaggeration. I’ve been giving them out as gifts (and of course sampling along the way). These cookies are decadent, bursting with flavor, and not as hard as they look to make. They haveContinue reading “Brown Butter Caramel Centered Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies”