Recipe Review: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

This wasn’t supposed to happen. I wasn’t supposed to start the year like this. I had a plan. I was going to make a somewhat healthier dessert using oatmeal. But my bright idea began to flicker, as my cravings took over. I couldn’t shake the memory of that glorious Swedish Chocolate Brownie Cake. It had taken all… Continue reading Recipe Review: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

Recipe Review: Carmelitas

Friends, sometimes we can recognize trouble from the start. All it takes is one look. But how often do you turn away and how often do you continue forward? This week, I invited trouble. I baked a batch of Carmelitas. Caramel is layered between chocolate chips, and a buttery oatmeal cookie crust. The exact history of Oatmeal Carmelitas is… Continue reading Recipe Review: Carmelitas

Recipe Review: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies

Life is full of ups and downs, changes and uncertainties. But what do you cling to when it’s too much at once? Your partner? Family, friends, faith? Perhaps it’s all the above and a little of something familiar. At least that’s what I do. Rather than seek the adventure of an unknown cupcakery, I wanted something I… Continue reading Recipe Review: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies