Treats for Turkey Day

So, one of my favorite things to do in the world is to spend insane amounts of time working on tedious little edible treats. This in turn, turns me crazy haha. But….Thanksgiving seemed like the perfect time to engage myself in this love of details that I possess. I went searching all over the internet {Read More…}

Cookies for Katherine

I had one request from my aunt on Thanksgiving. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. Of course I obliged quite willingly, but inside I was thoroughly concered. I had never been successful with oatmeal cookies. So…my hunt started. My hunt for amazing oaty oatmeal cookies. I was on a mission, but uncertain was I of the results. {Read More…}

Terrific Turnovers (Empanadas)

Yes, empanadas. A Mexican/Latin American traditional Christmas treat. Often filled with meat, this dessert can also be made with an array of fruit. Soo..I decided to go tropical. But first, I should give you the background. I was assigned a project for college. In Spanish, there is a holiday called Las Posadas and at the {Read More…}

Sensational Snack Mix

So, what if you don’t like baking…but you like food and you like mixing stuff. Well…good news…I can help you to! It’s all in the snack mix. Here’s an example of one of my favorites (due to the fact that it includes both chocolate AND peanut butter!) So whats all in it??Ingredients: chocolate animal crackersPretzel {Read More…}

A Few More of Cupcakes Past

Roar! These tasty treats were for my FABULOUS Lady Lions! They were gone in a matter of minutes. ARGH!! Pirate cupcakes for a little pirate birthday boy!