Introducing the Almond Cranberry Bars, my new favorite treat! The strong flavor comes from almond extract, but it’s also got macadamia nuts inside, so it’s filled with nutty goodness throughout. And I’m a texture girls with my baked goods, and texture this bar DOES NOT LACK. Fresh cranberries, macadamia nuts, and white chocolate chips and baked throughout, giving delicious textured goodness in every bite. Today I am excited to introduce you to my good friend Kristen from Capturing Joy. Her friendship is truly one of my favorite things about blogging! [Continue Reading…]
These Pumpkin Nutella Walnut Bars are a perfect collaboration of flavor and texture. My two boys were home this weekend for their annual “Wilkes Men Football Weekend.” Each year they travel somewhere for a football game with their dad. This year they decided to watch the Oregon Ducks play at home. I was pretty excited about this because it meant that I got to see the boys too and crash part of their boys weekend. Is also meant that I got to cook for them. With all the cookbook recipe testing [Continue Reading…]
Citrus Cheesecake Bars are a triple threat! Lemon, lime and orange!! Calling all citrus lovers! You are going to love these. Not too lemony, not too limey and not to orangey but the perfect amount of citrus. The combination of all three fresh citrus juices makes for a perfectly lovely cheesecake bar. I love cheescake but often don’t have enough cream cheese or time to make a full cheesecake. These cheesecake bars are the answer when that cheesecake craving hits. This recipe is made in an 8 x 8 glass [Continue Reading…]
Scotcheroos have been a family favorite at our house for years! So easy to make and no baking required.
Fudgy Peppermint Brownies are not just for Christmas! Enjoy this fudgy goodness all year long. This post contains affliate links. I am a huge peppermint fan and I wait all year for candy canes to hit the grocery store each November and I stock up. I bought enough last year that I almost made it until they hit the stores this season but not quite. My favorite peppermint fixation is those white chocolate peppermint M & M’s. I think I just finished my second or third bag already. They’re small! Today’s [Continue Reading…]
Symphony Brownies are a beautiful melody of chocolate and crunchy toffee goodness. I had to dig deep into the archives to find this recipe. I originally shared this recipe only a few months after starting my blog, almost 8 years to the date on Nov. 25, 2007. The post was short and sweet and there were no photos with the original post! It was totally in need of a redo! Here is what the original post said: “Several of you have asked me why I started a blog. Well – [Continue Reading…]