Puppy Chow! A Delicious and Crunchy, Chocolate and Peanut Butter Snack (for humans) You’ll Love

"Puppy Chow" aka Chocolate and Peanut Butter covered Chex cereal "Puppy Chow, like... dog food?" Nope! It's food for humans, although I'm not quite sure how this snack got its name.  Puppy Chow is near and dear to my heart. On our trips to visit family as a child, my aunt would make us this … Continue reading Puppy Chow! A Delicious and Crunchy, Chocolate and Peanut Butter Snack (for humans) You’ll Love

Brown Butter Cookies with Dried Cherries, Roasted Almonds and White Chocolate

Brown Butter Cookies with Almonds, Dried Cherries and White Chocolate I made it just in time for National Cookie Day! ... although, many of you are probably reading this after December 4.  I had this on my list anyway, so I figured why not push it out early. I can't get enough of these cookies. … Continue reading Brown Butter Cookies with Dried Cherries, Roasted Almonds and White Chocolate

Homemade Extract: Madagascar Vanilla Bourbon + Tahitian Vanilla Brandy

I love Vanilla!  Vanilla candles, Vanilla room sprays, Vanilla cake, Vanilla ice cream... The smell and taste of it just makes me happy; and as much as I like to bake, none of the flavors really savor my palette quite like Vanilla does.  Some people think it's kind of boring, however, it's the most popular … Continue reading Homemade Extract: Madagascar Vanilla Bourbon + Tahitian Vanilla Brandy