Brownie Nests

These chewy, super fudgy brownies are amazing on their own but by adding a few crispy Mini Cadbury Eggs they become divine and festive too. And they are easy to boot. What’s better when you have a dozen things to prepare for Easter dinner? I, of course, had help from my little man while making these

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Almond Joy or Mounds Eggs

If you are looking for a fun Easter treat to make with the kiddos, this is it! Noah and I are huge coconut and almond lovers so these Almond Joy Eggs were an ideal sweet for us. Noah loved dumping all the ingredients into the KitchenAid and turning it on. Needless to say, we may have

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Crock Pot Peanut Clusters {Christmas Tray 2012} + An Announcement

I have a very exciting announcement to FINALLY make. After a lot of thought, prayer and consideration we decided to move to Nebraska. Joel accepted a position at a sports software company in Lincoln, Nebraska (where we both graduated from college). We are so unbelievably excited to be moving so close to our families. We

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Butterfinger Truffles

Making truffles is a messy business. I could never be a chocolatier. I hate getting messy and dirty, even in the name of food. Luckily, this handy mini cookie scoop that I received for Christmas was just perfect for my truffle scooping needs. I’m pretty sure a light shone on it as I opened my messy

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Chocolate Almond Pralines {12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies}

So I’m starting to worry more about Christmas now that it’s November. I don’t have any lists started yet. Joel hasn’t given me any ideas. Not that I should be surprised. That happens every year. And his birthday is 6 days before Christmas so I need even more ideas from him. Darn him. He is

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Halloween Peppermint Patties

This is one of those recipes that I knew I had to try as soon as I saw it. But that didn’t make sense. I am not a huge fan of peppermint patties. We usually have them at Christmastime. I  eat way too many get my fill and don’t think about them again until the

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