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 […]

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 Make Snacking Even Better

Three years ago, I wrote this first post extolling the taste explosion that is Christmas Crack. No, you won’t find this particular recipe anywhere other than here. Nor will you find such a delightful backstory to be told while you share this concoction with those you love. I came thisclose to not posting this recipe […]

These Spicy Pretzels Will Make You Fall in Love

You like snacks, right? If you like pretzels and a bit of added spice, you’re gonna love these spicy pretzels. I love telling the story behind these pretzels, because it makes me laugh (cause I was kinda a jackass) and it proves some things aren’t as they seem. The Story I had my first spicy […]

Need a Unique Gift? Taco-Flavored Roasted Pecans to the Rescue

We are always on the hunt for a delicious fire-pit worthy snack. You remember the ‘Picy Pretzels, right? These taco-flavored roasted pecans are as worthy of yer love as the pretzels! BONUS: They make delightful hostess gifts, Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, housewarming gifts, you-look-peckish gifts…ah, hell, anything/anytime gifts! Look at those beauties! Savory Roasted Pecans […]