Perfect Oatmeal Cookies with Dried Apricots

Have you been looking for the elusive perfect oatmeal cookie recipe? I have the recipe you’ve been searching for – and I’m gonna share it with you! Witness why I can’t get enough of fresh from the oven, warm oatmeal cookies, specifically: these perfect oatmeal cookies with dried apricots. Holy smokes, can I get an […]

How To Pour Honey Like a Pro

I love me some honey. You? I use it in glazes, baking and every morning in my coffee. I buy large quantities at a time (Always local – to help with my ever-growing list of allergies. I would link the honey I use and love, but truly to get the most outta your honey BUY […]

These Dream Bars Will be Your New Addiction

Dream Bars are everything you dream about in a bar: balanced sweetness with a flaky crust and a filling that makes you immediately realize these will be your new addiction! I have been making these Dream Bars since I was a kid. The recipe was handed down to me from The German; I have no […]

How To Hack A Boxed Cake (Again!) Mix Like Your Favorite Baker

I love a good hack, kitchen or life, it doesn’t matter. ♫ Hit me with your best hack…fire awaaaaaay! ♫ Apologies to Pat Benatar.  Love ya! The original hack involved a boxed cake mix and added ingredients not included in the box instructions. A hack that I’m pretty sure I miswrote on a sticky note […]

How To Hack A Boxed Cake Mix Like Your Favorite Baker

I’m a sucker for a great hack – especially – if it involves CAKE! My desk is filled with scraps of paper with hastily written hacking notes, and as I was cleaning off said desk, I found a blue stick-it note that simple had this written on it: Whole milk = H2O 1-2 more eggs […]

How to Make the Pumpkin Roll of Your Holiday Dreams

The holidays are upon us and it’s time for all thangs pumpkin! A lil’ birdy told me that you’ve never attempted a pumpkin roll because you think it’s too difficult. Nonsense! This is the year to conquer that fear – promise me! Pumpkin rolls can be intimidating, if you’ve never made one, but once you […]

When You Need a Sweet Snack – Froot Loops Treats

OMT! is a recipe tinkerer. I tinker – then, post results, pics and recipe. I tell ya who liked it and who didn’t! After all my tinkering shenanigans, you get to decide if it’s a NAILED IT! or FAILED IT! Today’s NAILED IT (for me) is a twist on the Rice Krispie Treat. BACKSTORY: Sweet […]

The Best Pear Butter You’ll Ever Make

The best pear butter you’ll ever make?! Since, I’ve never made it before, this recipe is the best I’ve ever made! I’m gonna bet it will be for you, too. I’m always on the hunt for delicious and nutritious fun foods for Sweet E. Apple Butter is one of his all-time favs. He eats it […]

How To Add Fun Flavors to The Best Cake Filling

A few years back, I found a scribbled recipe for cake-filling. No surprise there, as I lurv cake and everything that fills it. The paper was a bit worn and as I looked at the ingredients I thought, “Why not?” I proceeded to whip up a batch of the now FAMOUS cake-filling and the rest […]

How To Make the Best Chocolate Texas Sheet Cake

Chocolate. Texas. Sheet. Cake. ~mic drop~ Lawsy, my babies, this is JUST what we need after a long summer: C H O C O L A T E  T E X A S  S H E E T  C A K E! Woot Woot! If you have never ever had Chocolate Texas Sheet Cake (I […]