Monday, July 25, 2011

My Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I decided that I needed to step away from peanut butter, oats, and blueberries for a while. I think it probably seems like my diet consists solely of those ingredients but I promise it doesn’t!  I really don’t eat everything that I bake; I give most of it away. ...

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Blueberry Peanut Butter Breakfast Bars

blueberry peanut butter breakfast bars

Here I go with blueberries and oatmeal again.  I just can’t help it; blueberries are so good right now.  I love combining them with oatmeal.  This sweet treat is actually somewhat healthy.  No butter, no oil, very little sugar but packed with flavor and good-for-you blueberries.  You can learn...

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Summer Cous Cous Salad

cous cous salad

My life has needed some balance lately. After so many of these, these and these, I am craving some health food.  The problem is that baked goods are so much more fun to create and photograph.  I do eat a fairly balanced diet it’s just that most of the...

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Oreo Cheesecake Brownies

oreo cheesecake brownies

For some reason I’ve been thinking about Oreos lately.  And cheesecake.  And brownies too.  Please tell me I’m not the only crazy person who walks around thinking about what I’m going to cook and/or bake when I get home.  I’m admitting that sometimes sweets totally consume my thoughts.  I...

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...