Butterscotch Rum Brownies – 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies

As you may know… I am a Pampered Chef Consultant! One of the NEW products for this fall/winter is Butterscotch Rum Sauce. The recipe today is for Butterscotch Rum Brownies using a Chocolate Cake Mix, Pumpkin, and the sauce with only a few other ingredients! The Butterscotch Rum Sauce has amazing flavor that is not … Continue reading

Easy & Elegant – Double Chocolate Ice Cream Waffle CupCakes

For the past two years I have participated in the Ice Cream Cupcake Contest. Remember my Rich Red Regale for 2010? Or what about my Frozen Raspberry Truffle Cupcakes from 2009? Well, it wasn’t until yesterday that I realized June 15th was the deadline to enter the 2011 contest! How did I miss that?! Although … Continue reading

Strawberry Yogurt Cheesecake with Dense Eggless Brownie Crust

It’s that time again, another round of the Secret Recipe Club! Amanda of Amanda’s Cookin’ came up with the idea earlier this year. She maintains the list of participants and assigns the recipes. The “club” is open to anyone with a food blog. Click here to fill out the form to participate in the future! … Continue reading

Reduced Fat Maple & Brown Sugar Oatmeal Bread

For more than a year I’ve been a member of a “Food Blogs” e-mail group – a group of food bloggers from all over the world that periodically send e-mails with questions and tips related to food, recipes, blogging, blog designs and other topics. Amanda (click here to see her blog: Amanda’s Cookin’), recently came … Continue reading

Ice Cream “Baked Potato” Dessert

Although my car probably has a lot of life left in it I would love to have something a little larger. In the same way that they should have height limits on some of the roller coasters at 6 Flags (speaking from experience, I hurt after riding one I was obviously too tall for)… they … Continue reading

Chocolate Brownie Oatmeal Cookies – Cookie Carnival

I am really happy that Tami of Tami’s Kitchen Table Talk, selected this Chocolate Brownie Oatmeal Cookie recipe from Quaker Oats as one of the March “Cookie Carnival” recipes because I found a great new cookie recipe! Click the picture below to visit where she posts the monthly round-ups. I made these cookies twice, the … Continue reading

The Chocolate Lover’s Cookies

As you can see, these cookies made from chocolate cookie dough loaded with chocolate chips, a Hershey’s Kiss baked in the center and covered in chocolate sprinkles, are deserving of the name I choose: “The Chocolate Lovers Cookie”. WARNING: Before reading any further, please note that these cookies are not only loaded with chocolate, but … Continue reading

Valentine’s Two-Tone Cookie Crinkles

I was doing  a little last minute shipping on Christmas Eve and was surprised to find a Valentine section already in the store. Before Christmas? Really? The stores sure do keep the seasons and holidays coming. The last time I was in a mall was before Christmas… but I bet you may be able to … Continue reading