When You Need a Sweet Snack – Oops All Berries Treats

I can’t stop playing around with the marshmallow treats, y’all! Eh – who’s complaining? Not me! Not my testers! (when you run a website that has recipes – you need testers!) Look at that delicious pan o’madness: The colors are very holiday-y, very fall-y, very eat-em-whenever-you-want-y. Which is what I was going for (all of […]

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 […]

How to Enjoy Peanuts With Less Fat

Are you a peanut butter lover, yet cringe at the fat content? Lots of folks face the same peanut-enjoying dramaz. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ Until… Organic […]

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 Make a More Natural Peanut Butter Cookie

I’m just gonna give you a minute to compose yourself after seeing these cookies… Oh, momma. W A N T! Is there anything that invokes home and love like a warm peanut butter cookie? ~keep thinking~ The twist on these lovelies is that the recipe calls for all-natural peanut butter. I see you squinching yer […]

How To Get Your Berry Smoothie On

This smoothie is berry delicious. Not to mention punny. Not to mention a nutritional powerhouse. First: let’s talk about the giant green spot in the pic – let’s just get it over with, shall we?! GAA! I was in a hurry (per usual), and it wasn’t until I went to edit the pic that I […]

This is Why I Make This Zucchini Bread

Sour Cream. This is why I make *this* zucchini bread. Sour cream. Sour cream – oh, my babies! – it’s the secret ingredient that makes this bread different from all the rest. Once you try it, it’ll be the reason you make this quick bread, too. Moist, delicate and addicting: this will be your new […]

How To: Freezing Fresh Spinach to Use in Smoothies

Show of hands: who uses fresh spinach in their smoothies? ~me!~ Who also finds it difficult to use the entire amount of fresh spinach you have in your fridge? Good intentions or not, I found I was wasting one of the most valuable additions to my smoothies because I couldn’t use it fast enough. You […]

Everything You Need to Know About Banana Bread

Everything you need to know about banana bread is contained within this post. Bananas + sour cream = ever’thang you need to know! See? I’m helpful like that. ~drool~ I’ve made so many different kinds of banana bread throughout my baking career. High calorie recipes, low calorie recipes, using oil, using applesauce, with nuts, omit […]

How To Bake a Better Beer Bread

How do you bake a better beer bread? You make this recipe, of course! Oh, my babies…it is as tasty as this picture looks. The bottom line: it has crispy crunchy bits on top and is soft and moist on the inside. Add a delicious meal, a lovely conversation and BAMMO! this is as good […]