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Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies - March 28, 2013

The weather is starting to clear up around the Midwest.  I think my running shoes will make a debut on the streets of Deerfield today.  I am traditionally not a treadmill kind of girl, but it’s been d*** cold here.  »
Passover Chocolate Chip Mandel Bread

Passover Chocolate Chip Mandel Bread - March 26, 2013

This week is the week many kids form the ages of 18-? go way for Spring Break, in my area anyway.  My youngest is 18, and yesterday my Husband along with 7 other kids and their dads left for Puerto »
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fluff Sandwich Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fluff Sandwich Cookies - March 15, 2013

I had to come up with something to bake for my son Tony’s Basketball Banquet.  I didn’t want to make the usual brownies or chocolate chip cookies, so I started with the chocolate cookie base and one thing led to »
Jonathon’s Irish Soda Bread

Jonathon’s Irish Soda Bread - March 11, 2013

Are you thinking I am crazy and forgot that my last post was practically the same thing? Nope, not crazy at all just want to make sure you jump on the bandwagon with this Irish Soda Bread.  I’m telling you, »
Sugar Valentines

Sugar Valentines - February 14, 2013

Happy Valentines Day!!!  I hope you have a more romantic evening planned than I do.  We are hosting another pasta dinner for my sons basketball team.  This time it is taking place at a friends house and she had the »
Caramel S’more Layer Bars

Caramel S’more Layer Bars - February 13, 2013

I just looked back to the last recipe I sent to you all, and it was last Monday, I feel really bad, and I  hope you missed me:) , just like I missed reaching out to you!  So let me »
Big Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big Chocolate Chip Cookies - January 24, 2013

I have been spending a lot of time lately on the internet trying to copycat Carol’s Chocolate Chip Cookie.  Have you ever tried one?  They are amazing.  My husband still swears by my original chocolate chip cookies, but Carol’s are »
Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread - January 14, 2013

I have made this recipe countless times over the years and my kids still beg me to make it time and time again.  It’s really important to use large bananas for this recipe to keep the bread moist.  If your »
The Best Lemon Bars

The Best Lemon Bars - December 26, 2012

My son Ross just walked past me as I was staring at this picture deciding what to write about, and he said, “I don’t even really like lemon, but those could be one of my favorite desserts you make.”  I »
Mint Oreo Brownies

Mint Oreo Brownies - December 20, 2012

I am not a writer. I am not well spoken. I have no idea how to use my new camera! I don’t really know the first thing about blogging. I do enjoy putting my thoughts into words. I’ve learned how »