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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Sour Patch Grapes {Leprachaun Candy}

sour patch grapes

My sister-in-law Ashley told me about an idea she saw on Pinterest for Sour Patch Grapes.  I went out that day and bought what I needed to try them out:  Green grapes and Green Jello.  Since St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner I thought it was fitting to call them Leprechaun Candy.     I’m… 

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Oatmeal Butterscotch Bars with Brown Sugar Glaze

I may be too tired to cook when it’s time for dinner, but I’m never too tired to whip up a batch of my favorite cookies or something sweet like these Oatmeal Butterscotch Bars in the middle of the day.   Never.    I had forgotten just how much I love butterscotch until I made… 

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Crock Pot Hawaiian Chicken

hawaiian chicken

At 25 weeks I’m feeling more tired by the end of the day now than I was during my first trimester. So dinner around here lately has been quite a dud. We’ve had a lot of YOYO nights (You’re On Your Own) and I’m starting to feel a little guilty about it.    I’m happy… 

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Peanut-Buttery Goodness…

You guys know peanut butter is my happy place.  So I couldn’t let National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day pass without sharing a few of my favorite peanut-buttery treats!   Peanut Butter M&M Marshmallow Cookies  (a recent on the blog and one of my all-time favorite cookies)  White Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Grahams   Easy Peanut… 

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Copycat Pizza Factory Breadsticks

breadsticks

These bread sticks are a copy cat of the breadsticks at a popular Utah based restaurant, The Pizza Factory.  The pizza there is great but the breadsticks are where the money is at.  If you’re from Utah, you know what I’m talkin’ about.  Please tell me you go there just for the breadsticks too? These… 

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Peanut Butter M&M Marshmallow Cookies. Oh my!

I’ve gone from craving citrus fruits and anything sour in my first trimester to nothing but chocolate and peanut butter {and anything sweet} in my second trimester.  I’ve got to get control of it.  And control over these cookies.  They happened yesterday.  They are dangerous. Someone come eat them for me, PLEASE.     However, I… 

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Super Fast Sugar Cookies (Cake Mix Sugar Cookies)

Perfect sugar cookies are usually a labor of love. Not these ones.  They are the perfect go to when you’re craving a  delicious, soft sugar cookie but don’t have the time or energy to make them from scratch.   Or they’re just great for a last minute treat you need to take to a dessert… 

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Grape and Goat Cheese Bruschetta

Today is my little guy’s 2nd birthday! Before we get to partying I wanted to share this simple and elegant Grape and Goat Cheese Bruschetta.   Before you raise any eyebrows, let me just tell you how wonderfully grapes and goat cheese compliment each other.  Especially when warm, and the goat cheese just kind of melts… 

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Cheesy Puff Pull Apart Bread

I’m not sure I need to say much about this bread here… Other than tell you, you simply must make it.   I think you understand why, right? It’s hands down the best cheesy, puffy, hot and buttery bread I’ve eaten.  Had I not made it for a dinner with friends I would have eaten the… 

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Texas Sheet Cake

Chocolate cake is one of my favorite desserts.  Simple yet oh so satisfying.  A while back, we went to dinner with a big group of friends and even though we had a reservation, ended up waiting for about 45 minutes to be seated.   We were all too busy talking and catching up to notice… 

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