Banana Cupcakes

This past week I was asked on two separate occasions by two different people what recipes I have that include banana. While most people use up their overly ripe bananas by making bread or muffins, neither of those baked goods are in my go-to wheelhouse so I instead wanted to come up with a few…

Ultimate Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies

It’s a new week, and that means new treats! Last week’s theme of cream-filled desserts was a hit, and I want to keep that positive energy going by introducing a new theme for the new week. Without further ado, this week’s theme is…. Brownie Mania!! Brownies are versatile and universally enjoyed, so they make the…

Mini Chocolate Whoopie Pies

As hinted in my post earlier this week (Haven’t read it yet? Check it out: Oatmeal Cream Pies) I’m continuing my theme of cream-filled desserts with one of my all-time favorites: Whoopie pies. Whoopie pies are one of the many Pennsylvania sweet treats I hold near and dear to my heart, but they are largely unheard…

Reese’s Pieces PB Cookies

May in Seattle means the start of one of my all-time favorite Seattle events: SIFF, the Seattle International Film Festival, and I can’t wait. SIFF is easily my favorite festival this city has to offer, and every year I anxiously await the release of the film schedule so I can start meticulously planning how to see as many…

Creamy Oreo Cookie Dessert

With only 6 ingredients, it takes little time to whip this creamy goodness together. The layers are simple: Oreo cookie crust, rich creamy whipped peanut butter spread, light drizzle of Hershey’s chocolate and voila! … a perfect dessert to take to the office, a potluck, or a picnic to please the masses.