Tag: dessert

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® […]

 

Salted Caramel Root Beer Float

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of A&W®. The opinions and texts are all mine. To me, root beer floats remind me of family traditions, summer, good company and loud  slurping.  You pretty much need that straw to slurp out of. I always had root beer […]

 

“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. […]

 

Individual Banana Pudding Pies

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Bananamazing#CollectiveBias #bananaamazing   These individual banana pudding pies are the perfect small dessert. They are made with Sir Bananas™Banana Milk and have a crispy coconut oil crust! These individual banana pudding pies are a […]

 

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 pairing chocolates” for Valentine’s Day this year.  ( that is still […]

 

Homemade Healthier Andes Mints

This post may contain affiliate links When I was nine or ten, my dad’s cousin drove in from Michigan for Christmas Eve and brought a box of Andes Mints.  Those Andes Mints left a lasting impression.  I have loved them ever since.   I would never buy them nowadays.  I […]

 

Elf on the Shelf -Mini Sugar Cookies

Thank-You to NESTLÉ® for sponsoring today’s post.   You can obtain your coupons for NESTLÉ®  I caved and got an elf on the shelf for my kids.  I am mostly just moving it around, rather than worrying about making scenes that are too complicated. However, I do like to do a […]

 

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 […]

 

12 Healthy Fall Cookies

Over the years of owning this food website, I have created lots of cookie recipes!  I have done a lot of experimenting with trying to make cookies healthier for my family.  I have attempted to substituting sugar with fruit or maple syrup.  I have attempted to subbing flour with sweet […]

 

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. I made these flourless oatmeal raisin cookies.   These can be made gluten-free if you use gluten-free oats.   I used regular rolled oats.   Don’t use quick oats, the consistency will turn out weird. […]

 

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 […]