Peanut Butter Swirled Nutella Cookies

Peanut Butter Swirled Nutella Cookies | Sweet Treats and More

Last week I took dinner to a good friend that just had a baby girl, and made these Peanut Butter Swirled Nutella Cookies to take for dessert. The first few weeks days after I have a baby, I want to eat all the carbs, all the cheese, and alll the chocolate.  I just had a baby for crying… 

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Merry Christmas!

I hope you all have a wonderful Christmas, full of love and laughter, surrounded by the people you love.  Thank you for reading this lil’ blog of mine and for all of your kind comments! You guys make my day! Happiest of Holidays to all of you!

Meyer’s Clean Day Winner

I completely forgot to announce the winner of the Meyer’s Clean Day Giveaway yesterday!  The winner, selected by is #26 Rebecca:  Sounds awesome! Would love to try it! Congrats Rebecca! Shoot me an email and we’ll get your products to you.  Only two days left before Christmas!! Are you ready???? 

Minty Chocolate Mousse Brownies


On Tuesday night we drove to Denver, Colorado to spend Christmas with my husband’s family. We woke up this morning to about seven inches of snow!  There are a few last minute things I need to do to get ready for Christmas, but today, is gonna have to be a snow day.      Speaking… 

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The Perfect Orange Julius Smoothie

orange julius feat

  It’s freezing today! It’s foggy and there’s this light mist of snow in the air.  You’d think all I’d want is a warm cup of cocoa or a bowl of hot soup?  But no, I’m craving an ice cold Orange Julius Smoothie.  You know, like the ones from store in the mall. Yes, those… 

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Toddler Toys for Christmas….

We weren’t exactly sure what to get or how much to spend on Owen for Christmas this year.  After all, he’s 22 months old.  Do we splurge a little?  Keep it simple and small?  Will he even grasp the concept?  I think we fell somewhere in between…didn’t really splurge but got him more than we… 

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Meyer’s Clean Day Givewaway

I’ve been using Meyer’s Clean Day countertop sprays, dish and hand soaps for a while now, and absolutely love them.  I am kind of obsessed with having a clean kitchen and am constantly spraying and wiping my countertops down! It might also have something to do with how obsessed I am with the fresh, clean… 

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Sweet Charity Pie

charity pie

This is a dessert my mom always seems to make around the Holidays.  I’m not usually a fan of cherry-flavored or filled desserts, but for some reason I can’t stay away from this one.   I think it’s the cherry-almond flavor of the two fillings that gets me. You get a sweet cream cheese layer… 

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The Chew….

Four things to chew on…. This is what happens when you Christmas shop-til-you drop with a toddler.  Literally seconds after getting in the car seat, they crash, and crash hard. But I am done with my shopping with an entire week before Christmas to spare.  Never has this happened before.     This Holiday Potpourri… 

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Peanut Butter Fudge (I call it Fluffernutter Fudge)

Hi there.  Meet my good friend Peanut Butter…. And it’s counterpart, Marshmallow Cream….   Don’t they just go perfectly together?  And did ya know that together (with a few other ingredients) you get the most amazing Peanut Butter Fudge?  It tastes like fluffernutter fudge to me. And honestly, who doesn’t love fluffernutter anything?   This is… 

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White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Cookies

We had a Christmas party here with some of our good friends on Saturday night.  As I was trying to think of a festive cookie to make for the party, I remembered my sister-in-law Christy’s, Cran- Pistachio Cookies she made last year.  I never got around to trying them but I remembered they had pistachio… 

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