We have had such a pleasant and cool August this year…I love it! The humid is low and a gentle breeze is blowing most of the time. Weather like this in August is rare in Western Kentucky and it stirs up the creative juices in me…the latest creation being Chocolate Marshmallow Bars. [Read more…]
Have you noticed that I have been away for a long while? Let me explain over a cup of coffee and some Magic Cookie Bars.
The new year offers a fresh start and gives everyone a new beginning point for twelve months. Typically, the new year also brings the desire to organize and rid your personal space of clutter. Just like everyone else, I am in the process of organizing and de-cluttering my spaces. However, even the most focused person has to take a break once in awhile and my break consisted of baking these Frosted Banana Bars.
The original recipe off the back of the cereal box for these tasty Peanut Butter-Cranberry Bars was raisins, but I had dried cranberries and I did not have raisins, so guess what…I used cranberries! This was a “use up some ingredients” type of recipe, because I had a box of Shredded Wheat Cereal that was teetering between fresh and stale; same for the cranberries, almonds, and honey. How crafty am I? 🙂 [Read more…]
Brownie Buttons are a little piece of heaven and just the right size to pop into your mouth for a single burst of deliciousness, especially with a hot cup of coffee!