Lately...

Anddddddd we’re just about done……..

One. More. Day.  Then begins my peanut butter frenzy.  Or maybe not. Maybe I will stick with this thing and never eat peanut butter again because I feel so awesome. And maybe I never need to bake again because my body loves itself even more without gluten and sugar.  And […]

Summer break (and a pie)

So I took the whole summer off…why not. I had things to do, most of which involved eating rainbow cone (see the about me photo). I enjoyed my summer immensely, probably the most I have in years. A few trips, a few concerts, a graduation (the oldest is now in […]

Magic bars made extra magical

Magic bars made extra magical came about by accident. And when I say by accident, I mean I drank an entire bottle of wine one night last week, decided it was the perfect time to also follow a recipe and bake something.I am not a big drinker. Maybe I have […]

Alfajores

Alfajores – noun. Argentinian dulce de leche filled sandwich cookie; or simplest and most delicious cookies there ever was. Pretty sure that’s what the dictionary would say, though I have never actually looked it up. This cookie has been going on my Christmas cookie platter for years! And every year […]

Peanut butter cookies with salted peanut caramel

The name is all you really need to see to know you are making these peanut butter cookies with salted peanut caramel. I mean come on!! The recipe is courtesy of one of the one guy I wish I could be – David Lebovitz It is like a no brainer […]

Chocolate peppermint whoopie pies

Chocolate peppermint whoopie pies are awesome. I could stop there, but I won’t, because maybe some of you don’t know the awesomeness that is a whoopie pie. A whoopie is basically a cake and frosting sandwich. And they are f’ing spectacular. Whoopie pies can be made in all kinds of […]