Nutella Fruit Dip 12

  I eat a lot of fruit. Like a lot a lot of fruit.   But I eat even more when it is covered in Nutella Fruit Dip!       If I could wake up every morning and have a giant fruit platter waiting for me with a bowl of this Nutella fruit dip, […]

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Funfetti Golden Oreo Blondies 22

You know how sometimes people use the word “rich” to describe desserts that are way too sweet for their liking? When I hear that word come out of those people’s mouths, I know that it is exactly the kind of dessert that I’m going to like!   And if you’re anything like me, you will love […]


S’mores Cheesecake Bombs 19

  I cannot believe it’s July.   It just snuck up on me and I haven’t even had a post in weeks! To prove how fast July happened to me, I made these ah-may-zing s’mores cheesecake bombs back in the beginning of June and haven’t gotten a chance to post them.   These larger-than-bite-size cheesecake bombs […]

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cinnamon swirl bread

Cinnamon Swirl Quick Bread 12

  This not-too-sweet bread has a beautiful cinnamon and brown sugar swirl in every slice. Cinnamon swirl quick bread is like the place where breakfast and dessert meet, which means yes, by all means, eat this for breakfast!   Sorry for the short hiatus! It’s been absolutely crazy with moving back home and my boyfriend […]


Addictive Sweet and Salty Chex Mix 8

Caution: Only make this Addictive Sweet and Salty Chex Mix if you have lots of people to share it with! It is completely addictive and dangerous to be left alone with! You WILL eat unfathomable amounts of this snack mix!       I’m not sure where this recipe originated for my family, but it is […]

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low fat dill dip

Low Fat Dill Dip 6

ThisLow Fat Dill Dip will encourage veggie consumption for even the pickiest of eaters! No mayo here…just Greek yogurt and cream cheese!       Dill Dip is a must for any grill-out, picnic, party, summer, winter, fall gathering in my opinion! I mean, amongst all the desserts like Monster Cookie Bars and Frosted Sugar Cookie […]


Monster Monster Cookie Bars 9

That’s right, I used “Monster” in the title of these bars twice….   Trust me it’s necessary.     Inspired by the beloved monster cookie, these bars are not only packed with oats, peanut butter, chocolate chips, and M&M’s, but they are also monster sized (aka extra thick and huge).   You’ll thank me for […]

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cinnamon roll muddy buddies

Cinnamon Roll Muddy Buddies 15

Cinnamon Roll Muddy Buddies have all the flavors of a sweet cinnamon roll in the form of a crunchy snack that can feed a crowd!     When the weather gets warmer, I make more and more no-bake treats. I see no problem in this! You’ll be thanking me when you don’t have to turn […]


Berries and Cream Sorbet [no machine!] 12

No ice cream machine needed! Fresh Berries and Cream Sorbet is the perfect summer treat to cool you down the healthy way!       I’ve been totally inspired by the (FINALLY) warmer weather in Wisconsin, and I wanted something cool and refreshing that made me feel like summer is actually a season that still […]

berries and cream sorbet

lemon poppyseed muffins

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins [with a vanilla glaze] 11

When it starts to warm up, I gravitate toward fruity fresh flavors. Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are the perfect way to start your morning with bright, lemony flavor.     Oh…and there’s a vanilla glaze on these Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins. Vanilla glaze brings muffins one step closer to eating an actual cupcake for breakfast. […]