Sweet Treats and More

Stay at home mom, lover of all things sweet, snack-a-holic, and runner.  I try to keep meals simple and healthy for my growing little family, but we always save room for dessert...well, at least I do.  

Brown Butter Brown Sugar Pecan Coffee Cake

One of my favorite smells to come from the kitchen is the smell of browning butter! It smells like comfort. ...more

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark made with just three ingredients!! A perfect sweet and salty treat to gift to neighbors and snack on through the holidays! One of my favorite sweet-tooth fixes is a spoonful of peanut butter sprinkled with chocolate chips- sometimes milk chocolate and sometimes dark ....more

Candy Cane Kiss Cheesecake Cookies

The perfect holiday cookie, these Candy Cane Kiss Cheesecake Cookies are festive and full of peppermint and cheesecake flavor!...more

Slow Cooker Chicken Tinga

Spicy, flavorful chicken tinga cooked in the slow cooker. ...more

Oatmeal Cookie Dough Dip

If you haven’t already purchased The Girl Who Ate Everything Cookbook, you need to do it ASAP. ...more

Bacon Grilled Cheese Croutons and DOLE Garden Soups

Crispy and cheesy, these bacon grilled cheese croutons are a fun addition to soup!...more

Graham Cracker Toffee

Quick and easy Graham Cracker Toffee with chocolate, almonds and toasted coconut! This is the easiest toffee you’ll ever make! It’s perfect to have around for the holidays at parties and gatherings, for people to munch on, or wrap it up as a cute gift! ...more

Holiday Gift Guide for the Food Blogger!

I was making a little Christmas wish list for my husband and noticed several of the things on my list were blog-related. ...more

Almond Joy Protein Shake

I thought I’d take a quick break from the dessert madness and share one of my favorite protein shakes! Because even though I’ve been pumpin’ sugary treats out of my kitchen like no other lately, it’s not the only thing I’ve been eating. ...more

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancake Muffins

We are spending the week in Arizona for Thanksgiving. ...more