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

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 […]

 

Rice Krispies® Treats- Holiday Trains

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #HolidayTreatMaking  #CollectiveBias   I love holiday projects with my kids.   Making Rice Krispies® Treats is actually perfect for us.   I have three little boys, and it doesn’t take long to make Rice Krispies® […]

 

“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 […]

 

Iowa Sweet Corn- Sheet Cake

Last month I traveled to Davenport, Iowa along-side nine other food blogger to attend Iowa Corn Quest.   Iowa Corn Quest was an educational tour of the corn growing process, sponsored by Iowa Corn.  You  can learn more about my time at Iowa Corn Quest. While at Iowa Corn Quest, I […]

 

Soft Acorn Squash Molasses Cookies

Here’s a funny story for you.  A few weeks ago, I attempted to make  Flourless Acorn Squash Cookies.   They turned into little globs of squash gunk that  my kids wouldn’t touch.  oh well.  Then, I got an idea. Yes. these cookies have Flour Yes. They have Sugar AND Molasses […]

 

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 […]