Desserts

Maple Pecan Pie Bars

Butter tarts, pecan tarts, anything tarts- they all have a place in ma’ heart. I definitely don’t discriminate. Most importantly; I have a well-known penchant for so-called “Fall Treats”. You see, Fall Treats sort of exist in a league of their own. A-L-S-O, they have pretty distinct ingredients like; apples, pecans, pumpkin, maple, & caramel.… Continue reading Maple Pecan Pie Bars

Desserts

Raspberry, Coconut & Chocolate Paletas

Creamy fruit paletas (popsicles) take me right back to my childhood. I pretty much had a paleta a day (because quite frankly, who needs an apple?) during those hot, long breaks when school was out for the summer they were absolutely mandatory. But make no mistake, I did not make my own paletas back then.… Continue reading Raspberry, Coconut & Chocolate Paletas

Breakfast · Desserts

Peanut Butter & Blueberry Oat Squares

Summer is (almost) here although we’ve been declaring it for the past month. I welcomed June with an Instagram post of pretty sunflowers spotted while on my morning run. I have resumed a mild form of running; it’s been 6 weeks post-surgery and my pants feel a bit tighter…. Running clears my mind and I… Continue reading Peanut Butter & Blueberry Oat Squares

Desserts

Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Life without peanut butter (or any nut butter, for that matter) would be incredibly dull + boring, don’t ya think? There once was a girl (not naming names) that was seriously addicted to a certain peanut butter recipe (that was conveniently written) on the back of a certain peanut butter jar. By the way, sorry… Continue reading Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Breakfast · Desserts

Strawberry Almond Butter Oat Squares

I am a child of the 90’s. Totally. I was obsessed with the Spice Girls, the Macarena, Seinfeld, Friends & Strawberry Nutri-Grain bars (in no particular order). Frosted Strawberry Pop-tarts came in at a close second and will therefore get an honorable mention. Just how did big brand America ever convince our parents to give… Continue reading Strawberry Almond Butter Oat Squares