• Muffins/Pastries

    Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

    No one can say no to pumpkin chocolate chip muffins! Pumpkin desserts are great plain or with chocolate chips. One bite and you will taste all the flavors of Fall! After a long hot, humid summer here in Texas, all I dream of is the Fall season. One of the first things I crave are pumpkin desserts. Sometimes I bake pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin bread, but my family always wants chocolate with their pumpkin desserts. What’s great with a muffin recipe, is how it can be eaten throughout the day. Muffins are great for breakfasts, snacks, and desserts. Recipe adapted from The Diary of a Real Housewife. If you love anything with chocolate chips,…

  • Cookies

    Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

    This peanut butter cookie recipe will make any peanut butter lover happy! These cookies are so soft and chewy. My kids love making this cookie recipe all by themselves! Recipe adapted from Livewellbakeoften.com I hope you love this peanut butter cookie recipe as much as we do! If you love these cookies, you’ll love my no bake peanut butter cookies.

  • Muffins/Pastries

    Healthy Oat Banana Muffins

    I found this healthy banana muffins recipe when my son kept asking for more food in his lunch. The secret ingredient in these banana muffins are oats! I noticed I had some ripe bananas on hand, so I quickly went on Pinterest and looked for healthy banana muffins. This was one of the first recipes that popped up. It didn’t take long to make, and they came out great. Our kitchen smelled amazing! What makes these banana muffins healthier? A normal banana muffin recipe has around a cup of sugar and 1/3 cup of butter or vegetable oil. These muffins have 1/3 cup of sugar vs a full cup of sugar. They also…

  • Pies & Tarts

    Cherry Cobbler

    The biscuits on top of this cherry cobbler are buttery and sweet. I love using fresh cherries, but any kind of berry will work to make a berry cobbler. Cherries were finally on sale, so I used fresh cherries for this recipe. I do not have a cherry pitter, so the thought of pitting 8 cups of cherries seemed like an impossible task! I halved this recipe, and used 4 cups of cherries and baked it in a square brownie pan. If you plan on baking with cherries a lot, I recommend getting a cherry pitter. If you want to make a cherry cobbler in a 9 x 13 pan, just double the…

  • Muffins/Pastries

    Cherry Muffins

    When it’s berry season, cherry and berry muffins are some our families favorite treats to make. A sprinkle of sugar on top makes these irresistible! Besides eating cherries and berries as they naturally are, I love to add them in cookies, pies, and muffins. These cherry muffins do not last long in our house! If you don’t have a cherry pitter: Use a stainless steel straw or even a chopstick to push the pit out. Recipe adapted from Mrs.Parker II from Allrecipes.com If you loved this recipe, you’ll love my cherry cobbler.

  • Cookies

    Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

    No bake cookies are great with chocolate or peanut butter! These no bake cookies are so soft due to the quick oats versus rolled oats. I’ve always had great success with Jamielyn’s savory and sweet recipes. What stood out to me with this recipe, was how she used quick oats instead of old fashioned for these no bake cookies. I couldn’t believe how much softer the recipe was with these type of oats! Tips for Storage: Cookies can be stored in airtight container at room temperature for 3-4 days or in the fridge for up to a week. Recipe adapted from I Heart Naptime. If you love these peanut butter no bake cookies,…

  • Bars

    Dark Chocolate and Coconut Bars

    These dark chocolate and coconut bars have everything I love in a treat! Most importantly, you can say it’s a healthy treat with the unsweetened coconut and dark chocolate. Firstly, get a 9×13 pan out and line with parchment or aluminum foil. Spray the inside with cooking spray if you use aluminum foil. Set the oven for 350 degrees. Recipe adapted From Sally from Sally’s Baking Addiction. If you love this dark chocolate and coconut bars, you’ll love my Blondie bars.