Strawberry Shortcake Cookie Cups

Strawberry Shortcake Cookie Cups.  A sugar cookie cup filled with a sweet strawberry sauce and topped with whipped cream!

  Hey everyone, Serene here from House of Yumm yet again to bring you a sweet treat! Sugar Cookie Cups filled with a sweet, slightly tart, homemade Strawberry Sauce, and topped with some whipped cream.  Um.  Yes please?!  Not only are these Strawberry Shortcake Cookie Cups the perfect springtime sweet causing me to indulge.  They… 

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Brown Butter Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies

Brown Buter Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies

The fluffiest brown butter buttercream frosting sandwiched between soft, chewy oatmeal cookies. Heaven in every bite my friends. The cinnamon spiced oatmeal cookies pair perfectly with the rich, nutty, brown butter frosting.    We crashed our friends’ block party over the weekend and brought these along to share with everyone…whom we didn’t know at all… 

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Shrimp Ceviche

Shrimp Ceviche Recipe | Sweet Treats and More

Ceviche is my husband’s latest food obsession.  He orders it at every Mexican restaurant we go to. He bought some at the farmer’s market a couple of weeks ago and liked it so much he went back and bought more. And he even called in an order for carry out over the weekend. I’m not sure… 

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Banana Almond Smoothie

Banana Almond Smoothie | Sweet Treats and More

   My husband made the boys a banana shake a few weeks ago and it was amazing. I might have finished off my two year old’s when he wasn’t looking.  It was simply vanilla ice cream, milk and bananas, and it was sooo good. I realized I always add banana to the smoothies I make but… 

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Strawberry Poppy Seed Sour Cream Crumb Muffins

Strawberry Poppy Seed Sour Cream Crumb Muffins | Sweet Treats and More

Just when I start to think I’m getting this mom thing down, like I’m not completely failing, or I’m proud of the patience I’ve had with the boys, we have a day like yesterday. Fail. fail. fail. It was a doozy.   Thank goodness today is a new day.  And for muffins. These muffins saved me when I about… 

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Slow Cooker Thai Coconut Chicken & Sweet Potato Curry

Slow Cooker Thai Coconut Chicken and Sweet Potato Curry | Sweet Treats and More

I learned something new about my mother-in-law over the weekend.  She doesn’t like sweet potatoes!! This would have been nice to know before I made this Slow Cooker Thai Coconut Chicken & Sweet Potato Curry for Sunday dinner  This is also shocking information for someone who is a lover of sweet potatoes. But guess what??… 

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Chocolate Crepes

Chocolate Crepes |Sweet Treats and More

We make crepes at least once a week at our house. My kids love them.  They’ve kind of become our go-to Sunday morning breakfast.  We save these Chocolate Crepes though for special occasions.  Like Mother’s Day  I think any momma would love a plate of warm chocolate crepes filled with fruit and whipped cream.  I’ve been… 

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Cheesy Crescent Roll Waffle Bites

Cheesy Crescent Roll Waffle Bites | Sweet Treats and More

My three year old is the pickiest eater right now.  And boy is he stubborn.  One thing I know he’ll always eat is a grilled cheese sandwich or a quesadilla.  The boy loves cheese:)  In an effort to make his daily consumption of cheese a little more creative I made these Cheesy Crescent Roll Waffle… 

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PB & J Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches {Our Best Bites New Cookbook!!}

PB & J Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches | Sweet Treats and More

The girs from Our Best Bites are at it again with another amazing cookbook! Their new book 400 Calories or Less with Our Best Bites is probably my favorite though.  Everything in it is practical dishes for a family–full of easy, healthy, and tasty snacks, meals, and desserts.   I coudn’t wait to dig in and make… 

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Cilantro-Lime Avocado Chicken Salad

Cilantro-Lime Avocado Chicken Salad | Sweet Treats & More

It’s always after the weekend, when Mondays roll around, that I re-dedicate myself to eating better.  I always fall off the wagon on the weekend.  No matter how determined I am I cave and indulge in cookies or late night popcorn with a bowl of chocolate chips.  Those two = MAJOR WEAKNESS for me.  … 

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Ham and Cheese Omelette Soufflé

Omelette Soufflé | Sweet Treats and More

My husband has been mastering his omelette soufflé skills over the last few weeks.  He’s so much better at cooking eggs than I am.  (I know, eggs are like the easiest thing to cook right?) It kind of drives me nuts.  But then again, I kind of love it.  When I want a break from… 

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