Category Archives: Kids

cocoa walnut brownies

There is a good reason why there are so many brownie recipes out there.  Brownies are easy to make – all you need is a bowl and a spatula or…

soft-baked chocolate peanut butter cookies

I was cooking something the other day when the LAM walked past. “The cookie jar is empty,” he said. I swear I have a bunch of cookie monsters living in…

barbecued pulled chicken mini-pies – an impossibly easy mini-pie recipe

The discovery of the ease of making very tasty pulled chicken for me is a little like cavemen discovering fire. I guess when cavemen discovered fire, they must have ran…

chocolate banana malted blueberry almond muffins

I was making a batch of Malted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins for a friend and I had some bananas left.  I didn’t have time to make banana bread, nor did…

malted milk cookies with crushed maltesers

I love malt. Have you ever had a chocolate malt milk shake? It is DA BOMB! Extremely bad for the waistline *sob* but it is still da bomb. So when…

chicken and mushroom pot pie turnovers

Anything savory for breakfast is always greeted with whoops of joy in my house. Maybe it is because we are not big fans of sweet stuff and we try to leave…

malted banana chocolate chip muffins

The actual title of this recipe was “Darn Close to the World’s Best Malted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins”.  When I saw the title I was more than skeptical. To claim…

easy chicken pot pie turnovers

I debated long and hard if I should write this post. Because, you see, this recipe is so simple, I am a little embarrassed to post it. But the fact…

soft-baked duo chocolate chip cookies

I really dig these soft-baked cookies. And that’s sayin’ something since I usually do not even like cookies. I think it has a lot to do with getting sore throats…

chocolate and banana cupcakes with peanut butter swiss meringue buttercream

It’s been a while since I baked some cupcakes. In fact, in the last week I did not bake as frequently as I normally do. The main reason was that…