Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies

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These Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies are the perfect, easy treat for your Halloween celebrations! I’ve got one more Halloween recipe here for you today! Spiral cookies are always a lot of fun and they are super easy to adapt to various holidays and celebrations.  All you have to do is change the color […]

Caramel Apple Oat Bars

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 Caramel Apple Oat Bars are the perfect way to celebrate the season! Packed full of fresh apples, nuts and oozing with caramel, these bars are hard to resist! I have been on a caramel apple kick for weeks.  But I’ve totally been cheating. You know those Pumpkin Spice Caramels from a few weeks ago?  Well, I […]

Pumpkin Popcorn Balls

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Fun and oh-so delicious, these Pumpkin Popcorn Balls are made with marshmallows for the ultimate soft and chewy treat! Perfect for Halloween and Thanksgiving! I have been wanting to share these adorable Pumpkin Popcorn Balls since I started blogging three years ago.  And now you have an idea of how badly I procrastinate ;) Popcorn […]

Spooky Easy Ghost Treats

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These Spooky Easy Ghost Treats can be whipped up in a jiffy and are the perfect candy to share this Halloween! A couple weeks back I had the opportunity to talk to Bryce’s kindergarten class about blogging for career day. Now, since I have oodles of trouble explaining what I do to adults, I was […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups

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One of my favorite pumpkin flavor combinations is pumpkin and chocolate.  These Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups feature a rich, chocolate cookie cup filled with creamy pumpkin cheesecake – totally divine! For those of you who haven’t enjoyed the incredible combination of pumpkin and chocolate…let me request this recipe be your first.  It’s incredibly easy […]

Pumpkin Spice Caramels

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Soft, chewy, buttery, and perfectly spiced, these Pumpkin Spice Caramels are impossible to resist. And here I am with another “pumpkin” recipe that doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin…#donthateme. Trust me, these caramels will have you thinking “pumpkin pie” anyways.  It’s kind of funny how recipes that have pumpkin pie spice in them totally make you […]

Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

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 This isn’t your average carrot cake recipe.  It’s loaded with pumpkin, maple syrup, and pumpkin pie spice for the greatest flavor combination in history.  And then I topped it with the most amazing frosting of all time…Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting – the cupcakes you need to make this Fall! I […]

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze

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These easy Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze are perfectly moist and bursting with flavor – the quintessential fall breakfast! Bake some up today! It appears that fall is finally on it’s way here in Sacramento.  We are expecting rain the next few days and I couldn’t be more thrilled.  I am SO over the […]

Easy Pumpkin Patties

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Delightfully easy Pumpkin Patties are the perfect no-bake treat to celebrate the season with. The cute factor here is off the charts! It’s a little ironic that my first pumpkin recipe of the season doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin –  like, at all. But I hope you’ll forgive me because these pumpkin-shaped patties have cute written […]

Caramel Apple Crumble Bars

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Oozing with caramel goodness, and bursting with sweet apple flavor, these easy Caramel Apple Crumble Bars are the perfect way to celebrate the season! Apple season is here and with it all things caramel apple.  I am so excited to share these bars with you today.  They are hands-down one of my favorite apple recipes […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Sweet Rolls

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These delicious Chocolate Hazelnut Sweet Rolls take just under an hour to make and are most definitely worth the effort! I have always been a fan of sweet rolls in the morning – particularly cinnamon rolls.  I think it’s because the very best days in my life started with cinnamon rolls, courtesy of my mom. […]

Reese’s Peanut Butter Granola Bars

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These easy no-bake Reese’s Peanut Butter Granola Bars are hard to resist for kids and adults alike! Packed with delicious peanut butter flavor and topped with Reese’s Pieces, these bars are truly eye candy! Now, as I am sure most of you are well aware, Reese’s candies are a preferred treat in our home.  Thank […]

The Best Coconut Macaroons

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For the true coconut lovers out there – this is my all-time favorite recipe for the Best Coconut Macaroons!  Made without sweetened condensed milk, the delicate, sweet flavor of coconut really shines through.  Chewy on the inside and perfectly toasted on the outside, dry macaroons are a thing of the past. Last night we had […]

Strawberry Daiquiri Fudge

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My favorite cocktail in fudge form – somebody hold me!  This Strawberry Daiquiri Fudge is perfect for your next party – so delicious and seriously impressive! So, I am a firm believer in enjoying fudge year-round.  Who says it has to be just a holiday food?  Not me! Some of my favorite fudge recipes are […]

Tropical Orange Jello Salad

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The refreshing flavors of orange, pineapple and coconut pair beautifully in this easy to make, one-bowl Tropical Orange Jello Salad! My little sister flew home to Virginia this past Tuesday.  It’s tough because we only get to see her once a year and the boys get really attached to her during that time.  Ashley is […]

S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels

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Say goodbye to boring squares and hello to these fun S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels! I hope you guys aren’t tired of s’mores yet because I’ve got one more recipe that’s going to blow you away – S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels!  Not only are these treats easy on the eyes (totally impressive!), they are […]

Chocolate Caramel Layered Dessert

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Get ready to impress with this easy-to-make, gorgeous Chocolate Caramel Layered Dessert! Chocolate and caramel has to be one of my all-time favorite flavor combinations. There’s just nothing like the silky, creamy texture of rich caramel and when combined with the smooth, decadent flavor of chocolate – wowza! It’s like a flavor explosion in your mouth. There’s […]

S’mores Cinnamon Rolls with Marshmallow Frosting

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S’mores week continues! You have to try these outrageous S’mores Cinnamon Rolls with Marshmallow Cream Cheese Frosting – out of this world people! These cinnamon rolls are the brain-child of Bryce.  When I asked him what s’mores recipes he wanted me to make – S’mores Cinnamon Rolls were at the top of his list. He […]

Reese’s Peanut Butter S’mores Oatmeal Cookie Bars

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I took all of my favorites and put them in these bars…outrageously awesome! Reese’s Peanut Butter S’mores Oatmeal Cookie Bars – total indulgence in each bite! Woohoo! Today is the start of S’mores Week! I have been SO looking forward to this week for so long because WE LOVE S’MORES!  I have thought of so […]

Glazed Light Lemon Bread

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Last week I shared my Microwave Lemon Bars.  Mind-blowing, I know. Well those bars came and went and my lemon craving did not.  So, I gave a healthy little makeover to my favorite lemon bread recipe and added a new favorite to my list – this incredible Glazed Light Lemon Bread! Made with buttermilk and […]

Giant Chocolate Toffee Pecan Cookies

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Unbelievably rich and fudgy, these bakery-style Chocolate Toffee Pecan Cookies are a chocolate lover’s dream! I am so excited today because my little sister is flying in early this afternoon and is staying for TWO whole weeks!! Woohoo!  We’re heading to Disneyland on Saturday and it’s going to be an incredible trip because Ashley hasn’t been for […]