Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Toffee Cookies

I’m on a huge dark chocolate kick lately. It’s the “healthier” chocolate, right?! 😉 We spent our fourth day in a row poolside since summer break officially started last week. We are spending the next two weeks at my dad’s house waiting for our new house to be complete but we aren’t complaining because he […]

Crockpot Breakfast Ideas for a Week

  New Mexican Chorizo Crockpot Breakfast Burrito | I love a hearty breakfast and this is packed full of protein and perfect for on the go mornings. Crockpot Peach Blueberry Oatmeal | A taste of summer … in the winter! Crockpot Breakfast Bake | Instead of the broccoli, I julienned a variety of veggies because […]

Paleo Banana Scramble

So I know it sometimes feels like all we talk about Baby Gizmo are chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate recipes, but we can be healthy too. Sometimes. I have been looking into the Paleo diet, which focuses on eating wholesome food while emphasizing the importance of getting enough sleep and exercise…. The sleep and exercise […]

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Cookie Bars

Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow us on Facebook for yummy recipes everyday! This past weekend I was assigned the task of bringing a dessert to our neighbor’s house for our weekly Sunday football get-together. The only request that I received (besides that it had to be fabulous!) was that it could not contain nuts. One of […]

Bananas Foster Oatmeal

We love eating oatmeal in our house. I usually just make plain oatmeal then let the kids add fruit or nut-free granola. With this recipe I married my two of my favorites – bananas foster and oatmeal. The whole family just gobbled this recipe up! What’s not to love about dessert and breakfast in the […]

10 Easy Summer Dessert Ideas

Today I’ve gathered up 10 delicious and easy summer dessert ideas. Make them and love them. Oatmeal Cream Pies. These delicious oatmeal cream pies from Cookies And Cups are bound to be a huge hit with kids! Orange Creamsicle Cookies. An amazing spin off of the orange dream bars in cookie form by Six Sisters […]

Monster Cookies

Monster Cookies aren’t new but they are delicious. It’s a peanut butter and oatmeal based cookie chock full of M&Ms and chocolate chunks. What’s not good about that, right? I make my monster cookies a little different than others. It’s just a different combination of ingredients and while some people don’t use flour in their […]

The Best Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s all about cookies this week! Last week, I started with the Best, Most Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies, and today it’s all about the peanut butter cookie. These aren’t your typical peanut butter cookie that you throw together and criss cross the top with a fork. No these are special. These are the BEST peanut butter cookies that […]

Recipe: Oatmeal Bake

Okay, this is without a doubt my favorite recipe. It is delicious for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and kids are going to love the added twist on boring old regular oatmeal. It’s really easy to make, you can add anything your heart desires to spice it up, and the kids can help you make it. […]

Pumpkin Oatmeal Recipe

Warning!!! I have quite a few great pumpkin recipes up my sleeve for this month! If you want some recipes for pumpkin puree outside of pumpkin pie your at the right place! Hurricane Sandy kept us home bound for a few days but luckily we had heat and electricity. We had to sit tight at home […]