Seven Days of Sweets for your Sweetheart Day 5: Peanut Butter Cream Filled Cookie Cups


If you know me, you know Valentine's Day just wouldn't be complete without a peanut buttery treat. I kind of have a thing for peanut butter.  In fact, my husband used to call me the Peanut Butter Princess when were dating.  My ability to pound a bag of Peanut Butter M&M's all by myself and the large amount of peanut butter I ate with a single apple, shocked him.  What can I say, … [Read more...]

Seven days of Sweets for your Sweetheart Day 3: Chocolate Cinnamon Mini Heart Cakes with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting


Cinnamon is a powerful, natural aphrodisiac.  Pairing it with chocolate makes for a very increased appetite (wink. wink). Know what I mean? Just kidding. Kind of. That's just what I've heard;)      But chocolate and cinnamon really are a perfect pair, and these little cakes are quite cute and tasty.  The chocolate buttercream frosting on top makes them kind of … [Read more...]

Seven Days of Sweets for your Sweetheart Day 2: Cherry Almond Angel Cupcakes


Today I am excited to have Amy from The Scene from Me guest blogging to share a very sweet Valentine treat!  Amy runs a sugar factory over at her blog, so go check it out! Here is Amy... ******************************************    A'ight, stop whatcha doin' 'Cause I'm about to ruin The image and the style that ya used to. I bake sweets, But yo, I'm makin' treats, … [Read more...]

Seven days of Sweets for your Sweetheart Day 1: Chocolate-Hazelnut Smooches


  It's Day 1 of the Seven days of Sweets for your Sweetheart here at Sweet Treats and More. Hopefully, over the next week you will find the inspiration to create something sweet for that special someone in your life.     {feel free to grab a button ( right sidebar) and share the love throughout the … [Read more...]

Last Minute Super Bowl Sweets and a Very Sweet Week Coming

Valentine's Day is just around the corner.  I love celebrating Valentine's by showering my loved ones with sweet, sugary, and decadent treats.  To help get you ready for the big day of love, tomorrow I'm kicking off a 7 days Sweets for Your Sweetheart.  Myself, along with a few other bloggers, will be sharing one Valentine sweet each day for seven days.  I hope you are ready for a sweet … [Read more...]

Fit Fridays: Meet Muncher Cruncher

Megan from Muncher Cruncher is here to share a few of her healthy cooking tips.  Megan is a new blogger friend of mine, you know, we hang out on each others blogs frequently.  Funny thing is, we met a looong time ago on a double date.  Remember that Megan?  She was with one of Brett's friends.  We met them at the movies, but we showed up totally unfashionably late.  The movie had started--we … [Read more...]

Buffalo Chicken Cheese Bites {more Super Bowl Food}


  I've got Red Velvet on the brain today and can hardly think straight long enough to tell you about these delicious Buffalo Chicken Cheese Bites. I've got so much of it sitting on my counter it's consuming my every thought.    Just one more cookie.  One teeeeny tiny slice of cake. Seriously, Kristy. Focus.  Think cheese bites.  Your Super Bowl party this … [Read more...]

A Red Velvety Birthday

Confession:  I ate cake twice today and ate way too many cookies to count.    I'm pretty sure it was the low-calorie kind of cake, and the zero-calorie kind of cookies.  Yes, in fact I know it was.  But who keeps track on their birthday anyway?Owen and I shared a piece of chocolate cake this afternoon. He went straight for the frosting, then ditched the rest of it on the floor.  Who's kid is … [Read more...]

Roasted Veggie and Chicken Spread {more Super Bowl food}

roasted veggie chicken spread feat

  A few weeks ago, I went to a little recipe group some ladies from my church had.  Somehow I didn't read the invitaiton missed the memo to bring a healthy dish.  I showed up with these.  Soooo far from healthy.  Oops.   But I did come away with inspiration (from the healthy dishes shared) and this Roasted Veggie and Chicken Spread was born.  Then it … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Food: Creamy Chicken Nacho Sauce


Nachos are a Super Bowl food must-have in my book! They are easy to make and can easily feed the masses.  This creamy chicken nacho sauce makes doing both even easier. Throw everything into your crock pot Sunday morning and you'll have a game-time snack ready to be devoured! My friend Megan, shared this recipe with me a while back.  I was at her house and asked what she had cookin' … [Read more...]