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Buttermilk Quick Bread

Buttermilk Quick Bread

Quick Bread is a magical thing. No yeast, No rising, and No kneading. Just mix up an easy batter and bake. And this Buttermilk Quick Bread is no exception. A golden loaf of bread with practically no prep time. It’s fabulous as is, or very […]

Soft Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Soft Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Meet the best ever Pumpkin Snickerdoodles. Chewy and soft snickerdoodles with pumpkin flavor from both pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice. These soft pumpkin cookies are perfect for your fall baking adventures. Secrets to Making these the BEST Pumpkin Snickerdoodles: Pumpkin Puree: Obviously a MUST. Not […]

Extra Moist Banana Bread

Extra Moist Banana Bread

This is, dare I say it, the ultimate banana bread. Loaded with 2 cups of mashed ripe bananas makes it the best moist banana bread. Simple to make and no mixer required. Bake up a couple of loaves today! Meet my Summer mission: make the […]

Crushed Pineapple Cake

Crushed Pineapple Cake

This easy Crushed Pineapple Cake is sweet, moist and flavorful. Topped with a rich cream cheese frosting. A can of crushed pineapple plus other simple ingredients are all you need. This Pineapple Sheet Cake is a crowd pleaser and perfect for your next party or […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Bars

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Bars

Combination of two of my favorite things. Chocolate Chip Cookies + Cheesecake. All layered up in bar form. I give you Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Bars. By layering cookie dough with an easy cheesecake batter, we’re left with wonderfully rich, decadent, and indulgent dessert bars […]

Healthy Oatmeal Cookie Bars

Healthy Oatmeal Cookie Bars

These Healthy Oatmeal Cookie Bars actually are healthy and clean, although they don’t taste it! Made with no refined sugar (thank you maple syrup for the sweetness) and only 1/4 cup whole wheat flour. The majority of these bars is nut butter (I used almond) […]

Brown Butter Sugar Cookies

Brown Butter Sugar Cookies

I love a traditional cut out sugar cookies with a good icing or frosting on top just as much as the next person. But, dare I say, these Brown Butter Sugar Cookies are so good they don’t even need icing. Yes, you read that right. […]

Extra Soft Snickerdoodles

Extra Soft Snickerdoodles

December is here which means a key component of my diet is Christmas cookies. A couple of days before Christmas, my mom and I have a tradition of baking batches and batches of holiday cookies to eat and share. But, I don’t wait until the […]

Extra Fluffy Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Extra Fluffy Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Is there anything more fun and comforting than pancakes on a weekend morning?  Before you answer that. Let’s get more specific. Fluffy Chocolate Chip Pancakes. Saturday Morning. Still in your pajamas. Maybe its even snowing outside? You with me? I’ve never been one to snub […]

Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cake

Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cake

Oh my goodness. This is one of those recipes that make me wish smells could be transported via screen. From the apples and the cinnamon sugar, it smells. SO. GOOD. Pure Fall. This Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cake is extra moist and loaded with fresh apple […]

Buttermilk Biscuits

Buttermilk Biscuits

By now you should know that I’m not afraid of carbs. Life is short and sometimes you need a fluffy, flaky biscuit drizzled in honey. I love how quick this recipe comes together. I like to use a smaller biscuit cutter so you have lots […]

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Happy almost St. Patrick’s Day! I’m not Irish, but this is one of my favorite days of the year. I can’t even begin to express how excited I am that it falls on a Saturday this year. I’ll be spending the day in St Paul […]

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Guess what day it is? PRETZEL DAY! I like pretzel day. (My fellow Office fans out there get me?). These pretzels are simple to make, no lengthy rise times. They’re great as is, or go a little crazy and have them with some cheese or […]

Soft and Chewy Cream Cheese, White Chocolate, Macadamia Nut Cookies

Soft and Chewy Cream Cheese, White Chocolate, Macadamia Nut Cookies

A couple of weeks ago my parents took a little getaway to Hawaii. Upon their return, they brought back lots of goodies including lots of macadamia nuts (both raw and covered in chocolate of course). What’s a girl to do with a surplus of macadamia […]

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookies

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookies

How was your weekend? Mine was filled with one too many beverages 🙂 and one too many tastes of cookie dough. Friday night we celebrated a couple of birthdays with a party bus bar crawl. A ton of fun, but after a night filled with […]