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Crazy for Crust
Best Brownie Bites

Oct 20, 2014
Best Brownie Bites

You know those brownie bites you get in bulk at the warehouse store? These are better. Plus, when you make your own, you can add Rolos and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. That’s just better, dontcha think?? I spent this past weekend in Seattle and it was amazing. I absolutely love Seattle, and all of...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Cheesecake Sandwich Cookies & “Dessert Mash-Ups” Giveaway!

Oct 16, 2014
Chocolate Cheesecake Sandwich Cookies & “Dessert Mash-Ups” Giveaway!

A fun mash-up recipe of chocolate sandwich cookies & cheesecake! They taste like soft-baked Oreos with a cheesecake filling. SO irresistible!     Last year on September 20, I met Dorothy from Crazy for Crust. Now, before you think I’m incredibly creepy for remembering the date… It was the day before her birthday, and...

Foods for the Soul
Peanut Butter Cup Parfaits

Oct 14, 2014
Peanut Butter Cup Parfaits

An easy recipe for peanut butter pudding parfaits with chopped chocolate peanut butter cups. A peanut butter lover’s dream—for barely 100 calories!     Last week, on the same day I planned on baking these cookies, the electrician showed up. Originally built in the 1950’s, our house had one of the craziest layouts he’d...

Sweet Baked Life
Chocolate Toffee Blondies

Oct 14, 2014
Chocolate Toffee Blondies

Hey — it’s National Dessert Day! No better way to celebrate than with some incredible soft baked Chocolate Toffee Blondies! Yes, I’ve got a thing for blondies! They are my go-to dessert! As well, I can’t seem to live without … Continue reading

Foods for the Soul
Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Cookies

Oct 12, 2014
Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Cookies

An easy recipe for rich chocolate cookies studded with diced peanut butter cups. Secretly lightened up without sacrificing any rich flavor!     One summer during elementary school, my friend’s mom invited me along to the pool with her three daughters. We drove to their favorite location in the next town over, closer to...

Crazy for Crust
Slow Cooker Caramel Peanut Butter Hot Fudge Cake

Oct 12, 2014
Slow Cooker Caramel Peanut Butter Hot Fudge Cake

Say that title 5 times fast! I just couldn’t decide what to leave out. Peanut butter? Caramel? Hot fudge? Slow Cooker? Crock Pot? Whatever, this Slow Cooker Caramel Peanut Butter Hot Fudge Cake has the longest title in history, but it’s one of my new favorite desserts! See that? That oozy caramel? It’s a...

52 Kitchen Adventures
Mocha Cupcakes

Mocha Cupcakes

Helloooo blog friends! You might have noticed that it’s been kind of quiet around here the last few months. Blogging became a bit of a slog for me (catchy phrase stolen from the New York Times ) and I’ve been having a hard time getting myself to sit down and write blog posts. It’s...

Foods for the Soul
Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Donuts

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Donuts

Rich dark chocolate donuts topped with a sweet peanut butter glaze. These practically taste like Reese’s, but they’re baked, not fried—and 100% healthy!     During my stint in graduate school, my professor brought in a big box of donuts for us nearly every Saturday morning as a semi-peace offering for working weekends. They...

Foods for the Soul
Peppermint Drizzled Chocolate Fudge Brownies

Sep 29, 2014
Peppermint Drizzled Chocolate Fudge Brownies

Dark chocolate brownies with a sweet peppermint drizzle. These literally taste like you’re eating fudge, but they’re secretly healthy!     Growing up, I thought that all brownies came from a box. That was the only way we baked them, whether for a random Tuesday night dessert or a special slumber party treat. While...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Truffle Pumpkin Muffins

Sep 27, 2014
Chocolate Truffle Pumpkin Muffins

Tender spiced pumpkin muffins with a dark chocolate truffle hiding in the center. Secretly healthy, but they practically taste like cupcakes for breakfast!     Two weeks ago while running lunchtime errands in my hometown, my route drove past my old high school. I glanced toward the buildings, then, on a whim, twisted the...

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