peanut butter cheesecake bites

Happy Monday!Β The weekend has come and gone too quickly. I had terrible allergies these past couple days and was feeling exhausted so didn’t do any baking. I’m still feeling under the weather so decided to work from home today. After dinner i’m craving some dessert (of course) and wanted something simple. These mini cheesecakes require… Continue reading peanut butter cheesecake bites

My baking experiment #165 – peanut butter cookies

Happy Sunday! Brrr… the temps fell 50 degrees over a few hours yesterday. We started off feeling like summer in the 70’s and ended the evening feeling very much like winter in the 20’s. That’s Texas for ya. We can go through 3 seasons within a few hours! πŸ˜‰ So the X’mas party last night… Continue reading My baking experiment #165 – peanut butter cookies

My baking experiment #147 – cookie butter peanut butter cookies

Happy Sunday! I’m sure y’all have heard of cookie butter or Biscoff spread. It’s quite a hot commodity these days. It’s a spread make from Biscoff cookies (or “speculoos” which is the generic name; “Biscoff” is a brand of speculoos from Belgium, popular on Delta airlines.) Anyways, i bought a jar of cookie butter at… Continue reading My baking experiment #147 – cookie butter peanut butter cookies

PB chocolate pretzel bars

I’ve always been a fan of different flavor combos like chocolate & orange, sweet & savory, sour & spicy, etc. Today i’m making a dessert with 2 of my favorite flavor combos: peanut butter & chocolate, and sweet & salty: http://www.chewoutloud.com/2014/10/16/peanut-butter-chocolate-pretzel-bars/ INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup peanut butter 3 Tbsp butter, softened 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1… Continue reading PB chocolate pretzel bars

My baking experiment #136 – peanut butter brownies

I’m an incurable chocoholic. I love chocolate; i can eat chocolate all day long. Everything’s great with chocolate, and chocolate makes everything taste better. I’m particularly partial to the peanut butter-chocolate flavor combination. For some reason they just go together hand-in-hand. Like Reese’s peanut butter cups. Those things are addictive. http://www.shugarysweets.com/2016/03/peanut-butter-brownies INGREDIENTS: FOR THE BROWNIES:… Continue reading My baking experiment #136 – peanut butter brownies

My baking experiment #124 – mini blender muffins

I had an overripe banana sitting on my kitchen counter and decided to bake a small batch of chocolate banana mini muffins. http://www.averiecooks.com/2013/10/flourless-peanut-butter-chocolate-chip-mini-blender-muffins.html INGREDIENTS: 1 ripe banana, peeled 1 large egg 1/2 cup peanut butter 2 TbspΒ honey 2 Tbsp cocoa powder 1 tspΒ vanilla extract 1/4 tsp baking soda DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 400F. Lightly grease… Continue reading My baking experiment #124 – mini blender muffins

My baking experiment #116 – ganache-topped peanut butter blondies

It’s a dreary day today: the sky is gray and cloudy with a cold wind blowing. It’s a day to stay indoors with a warm blankie and a mug of hot chocolate. And of course i need something sweet to brighten up the day: Ingredients 2 TbspΒ butter, melted 2 Tbsp brown sugar 1/4 cup peanut… Continue reading My baking experiment #116 – ganache-topped peanut butter blondies