Thursday, July 14, 2011

Peanut Butter Butterscotch Bars

PB Butterscotch bars

I told you I love oatmeal and peanut butter together.  I also told you I’m on a “Cassie’s favorite flavor combo” kick.  Well, here’s proof.  Another peanut butter + oatmeal treat.  Only with a bonus: butterscotch! I was in charge of making a dessert for a family reunion this...

Monday, July 11, 2011

Whole-Wheat Blueberry Crumble Muffins

whole wheat blueberry crumble muffins

 I’m completely addicted to fresh fruit.  This time of year my whole diet could consist of fresh fruits and veggies and I would be satisfied.  I love the bright colors that fresh produce add to my kitchen.  I love how much better I feel when I eat a diet...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Cinnamon Roll Scones

cinnamon-roll-scones

I am so excited to be guest posting today for Erin at Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts.  I first “met” Erin a couple of months ago and instantly loved her site, her recipes and her personality. It is really unbelievable how many awesome people that I have met since I...

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Peanut Butter-Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies with Nutella Buttercream

pb sand cookies

Oatmeal.  Peanut Butter.  Chocolate.  An almost sinful combination for me.  My love for the oatmeal/peanut butter borders on gluttonous and then you add chocolate in, it’s all over. Any guesses on my favorite cookie ever?  Yes, the good old no-bake cookie.  Not many combinations beat that one.  I say...

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Zucchini Broccoli Slaw and Fourth of July Menu

zucchini broccoli slaw

Summer holidays are made for sun, grills, family, and relaxation. My Fourth of July holiday will be filled with all of those things plus some delicious treats! I decided to give you a rundown of what I’ll be bringing to our family gatherings as well as some other ideas...

Monday, June 27, 2011

How to Choose and Dice a Pineapple

pineapple

I adore fresh fruit.  I would take it any day over cookies.  Especially this time of year.  Melons, berries, grapes and pineapples are fresh everywhere you go and I have been living on fruit lately.  It can be a little time consuming to eat fresh fruit because of the...