Banana Cupcakes with Honey Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting!!

Like banana, honey, cinnamon, & cream cheese?? The flavors combine to create a delicious treat! I made these around Valentine’s Day! They’re slightly sweet, something special, & even a little healthier than the traditional cupcake! As a chocoholic, it is not often that I bake anything without chocolate in it.  That being said, these were really great!…

Banana Bread! Whole wheat, fat free, & scrumptious! (+ add chocolate chips!!)

Banana Bread is a wonderful, versatile baked good! It can be enjoyed for breakfast, a snack, or even dessert! I’ve experimented with many different ingredients and proportions, and ultimately I developed this recipe here.  It’s made with 100% whole wheat flour, applesauce instead of oil, and lots of banana flavor! Fat free (if you use all egg whites/egg beaters) and…

Ooey, Gooey, Fudgy, Brownies!!

Do you like chocolate? And I mean really, really like it? If yes, these brownies will definitely satisfy your sweet-tooth! One thing I love about baking brownies is that you mix ’em up, pour into the pan, and that’s it! No multiple batches, no frosting, no step two! Just bake and they’re ready to serve/eat!…

The best, most moist, & delicious Chocolate Cake. Ever.

Let me begin by saying I am not a very big cake fan.  I am more of a brownie type of person.  BUT this cake is different. It is so moist and chocolatey that I cannot resist it! AND it’s easy!! Only one bowl necessary, and it all comes together in less than half an…

Chocolate & Peanut Butter…you can never have too much…

Ok ok, I know, I have an obsession with chocolate and peanut butter. But how could you not?!  To me, there is no flavor combination that can beat it So, when I felt like baking something tasty, naturally I thought of making my favorite cookies: Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies, this time made with mini peanut…

Chocolate & Pretzels & Peanut Butter & Oreos & MORE!

Post-finals, I could not WAIT to get baking! I wanted to make something unique, something sweet (of course), and something I could share with a lot of people! So, I combined all of my favorite flavors: 1) Oatmeal Oreo Peanut Butter Cup Cookies! oatmeal cookies with chunks of oreos & crushed up peanut butter cups….

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Hot Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Staying true to my love of chocolate and peanut butter, I experimented with these! A little oatmeal, dollop of peanut butter, dash of hot chocolate mix, & BOOM! You have a complex-flavored, yet not-too-difficult to make cookie! Peanut Butter Oatmeal Hot Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies! Ingredients 1 cup unsalted butter (softened) 3/4 cup packed brown…

ButterCrunch!

Looking for a chocolaty-sweet, crunchy treat? Try this! Technically it’s a holiday thing, but there’s really no reason to limit what time of year you make it! Only a few ingredients, and pretty easy!  I made the ones in the slideshow around Christmas time 🙂 ButterCrunch Ingredients: 1 sleeve of saltines 2 sticks butter 1 cup…

Hot Chocolate YORK Mint Cookies!

Ever buy one of those cans of hot chocolate, but realize you’ll never finish it? Or how about when you have two friends that give you variety packs of hot chocolate as part of a holiday gift? Well, I had both, and consequently a lot of hot chocolate mix! Don’t get me wrong, as a chocoholic, I…

Peanut Butter Cups! Homemade, of course!

I am a chocolate-peanut-butter addict. Truth, I admit it.  My brothers and sister happen to really like chocolate and peanut butter too…perhaps it’s genetic. Anyway, My younger brother was turning 16 when I made these (2 years ago…I’m writing catch-up posts, remember! :)). I was in college, so I made these, packaged them up (and…

Coconut Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Alright, so I know the presentation of these in my photos may not be the best, but the taste TOTALLY makes up for it!! If you like coconut & chocolate, and slightly soft, yet also slightly crunchy, textured cookies, these are perfect! All of the flavors go really well together– sweet but not too sweet,…