Tag: dessert

Gooey Pressure Cooker Mug Brownie

My husband and I have tried making microwave mug cakes, cookies and other desserts a few different times, and have always been a little disapointed at how they turned out. A little on the dry side, and left us with most of it sticking to the actual mug. A few […]

Pressure Cooker Chocolate Chip Cookie for One

This post contains affiliate links.  This is only the third time I have ever made something sweet in my Instant Pot.  Last year, I made an Instant Pot peppermint vanilla latte, which turned out pretty good.  After spring break I came home from Florida and decided it was time to make […]

Pressure Cooker Key-Lime Pie Cups- And Celebrating Easter!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC. All opinions are mine alone. #SpringMoments  #CollectiveBias After long winters in Iowa, I look forward to Easter.  Even though Easter is pretty early this year, it usually marks the start of spring for […]

Almond Joy Banana Ice Cream

In a few ways, this is an unlikely recipe for me to be posting right now. 1) When I was a kid, Almond Joys were probably the first candy bar I handed to my parents every Halloween. 2) It’s below zero in Northern Iowa right now, so, most people aren’t […]

Fresh Mint Blended Iced Coffee- And Weekend Projects

I have received information and materials from ©Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 2017.  The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post.   #ForWhatMattersMost   #CollectiveBias A fact about me.  As much as cooking food is my hobby, coffee is my hero.   I wouldn’t be able to complete […]

“Drumstick” Ice Cream Pops

I am so excited you guys!  I have created my first recipe video!  I have been thinking about making one for quite some time.  Finally this weekend I made one! I love these  ” Drumstick” Pops.   They’re little and just the right size!   Plus no wasted calories from the cone. […]

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Quinoa Hearts

Today, I thought I would try out my new silicone chocolate heart mold.    I have had good luck with silicone baking mats and silicone baking cups.  I thought it would be fun to make my husband some ” beer paring chocolates” for Valentines Day this year.  ( that is still […]

Flourless Pumpkin Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I hope you guys all like pumpkin.  Because I am on a roll right now.    Let’s pretend that it’s actually fall, and not 90 degrees outside. I made these flourless oatmeal raisin cookies.   These can be made gluten-free if you use gluten-free oats.   I used regular rolled […]

Healthy Butternut Squash Fudge

It’s still August, but I am sitting here, pretending that it’s autumn. People freak out about everything pumpkin.  ( I do too).  But, do you know what?  there are other fall vegetables too! Last year, my flourless sweet potato brownies became one of my most popular posts to date. Squash […]

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. THIS totally happened. You know those chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Coconut Cookies

I think it’s time for a #PeanutButterBash Yes.  I have gotten together with some other amazing food bloggers today, to share with you a Peanut Butter recipe that features coconut.   The coolest part?  all of these other bloggers are also sharing a Peanut Butter recipe that features coconut.   How fun […]

Flourless Banana Bread

This business called food blogging can be so funny. last week, I am scrambling, because I can think of Nothing cool and exciting to make. And then today, I think of literally 5 new recipes that I can’t wait to try. This idea of flourless banana bread popped into my head this morning while […]