Crock-pot Cranberry Apple Thyme Chicken w/ Roasted Brussel Sprouts

  This month’s Improv Challenge: create a red and green themed recipe. (Thanks, Lesa of Edesia’s Notebook!) Challenge Accepted. Enter: Crock-pot cranberry apple thyme chicken with oven-roasted brussel sprouts. I recently was given a crock-pot and let me tell you, it is now one of my most used kitchen gadgets. It’s so easy!! And so delicious….

Take 5 Cookies! aka chocolate, peanut butter, pretzel, caramel cookie sandwich!

Get ready…for a party…in your mouth. These are my new favorite cookie. Big statement, I know. Allow me to explain. One of my favorite candies of all time is the Take 5 bar. It contains everything I want in a treat: Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Pretzels Peanuts It’s the perfect combination of salty-sweet, chocolate-peanut butter, gooey deliciousness….