Natural Peanut Butter Peanut Butter Cookies

Natural Peanut Butter Peanut Butter Cookies

That title is a mouthful, right? So are these cookies: What I mean to say, however oddly stated, is that I made traditional peanut butter cookies with non-traditional peanut butter, aka natural peanut butter.  You know, the stuff you gotta stir.  The stuff with two ingredients: ground peanuts and salt.  The stuff with no sugar […]

Manhattan Cheesecake Revisted

Manhattan Cheesecake

A couple of years ago, I wrote about our family love of Manhattan Cheesecake.  Our love hasn’t waned one bit and I thought I’d share the recipe again for anyone who missed it the first go around.  (on the off chance you don’t feel like baking, Cheesecake Pie is an ideal alternative.) This: People.  I almost […]

Lemon Cream Pie

Lemon Pie

Who loves lemon pie?  You do!  Me?  Meh, it’s better than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick, but I’m a chocolate gal. So why even bother? What am I doing making anything but chocolate bombs this or chocolate lava thats? I bother because both my MIL and Girl love them some lemony […]

Martha Martha Martha!

Cake Filling Heaven

Y’all… ~in my head it comes out: Y’ALL!!!! cause this share is B-I-G~ I have something to share with you today that I think is gonna knock your socks off, knock you over with a feather, shiver your timbers, or whatever cliche fits the description of how you’ll feel when you taste this cake filling […]

Lemon Bars

Lemon Bars

* An oldie, but yummy post worth a second look. * A couple of years back, I shared the story about how I would make my MIL a chocolate cake every year for her birthday. For years, she ooohed and awwwwed over the different chocolate cakes I made her, until one day, maybe 20 years […]

Pound Cake Cupcakes

Pound Cake Cupcakes

Pound Cake Cupcakes? YesYesYes. Pound. Cake. Cupcakes. Yo. Maybe you have seen my Pound Cake Perfection post. The cupcakes are basically from that recipe, with an added glaze…an added lemon glaze. ~faint~ Y’all.  Y’all.  Y’ALL!!!  Even Garry agreed: cupcake perfection. I love pound cake.  I swear I could eat an entire loaf all by myself.  […]

OMT’s Salted Brown Sugar Butter Bars

Brown Sugar Butter Bars

Brownies are one of my favorite types of dessert bars, but some times (not often) I like to branch out to see what the world of non-chocolate bars holds for me. Oh hai, OMT’s Salted Brown Sugar Butter Bars! As y’all know, I never met a recipe I can’t adapt or change to my family’s […]

Chocolate Bomb Buttermilk Cookies

Chocolate Bomb Buttermilk Cookies

Who doesn’t love a new cookie find that not only lives up to your expectations, but exceeds it?  WHO?! People of the Internet, I hereby declare these Chocolate Bomb Buttermilk Cookies, almost the very best cookies I’ve ever had.  I dare say they are the best chocolate cookie I’ve ever made. These are genuine slap-yo-momma […]

Pound Cake Perfection

Pound Cake Perfection

It is well-established that I like cake and have made it my life’s mission to eat more of it. So many cakes, so little time:  Cheese.  Italian Cream.  Sheet.  Elephant. Which brings me to this lovely: Pound Cake Perfection I was rooting through my old recipes, trying to decide what to bake, and I ran across […]

The Dark Chocolate Shortbread That May Make You Unsubscribe

Dark Chocolate Shortbread

I love me some shortbread…you?  Wait.  Why am I even asking?  Pretty much everyone loves them some shortbread. Y-U-M! Couple this shortbread with a steaming cup of Good For You Hot Chocolate and the angels may join you in singing HALLELURIAH! Don’t they look divine? While I was expecting a sturdier shortbread, because when I […]