Chewy M&M’s Cookies

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Who doesn’t love candy M&M’s and cookies? When those two worlds collide, you have chewy M & M’s cookies. Why would you buy them at the store when they’re so easy to make at home. By the time you gather your kids, get in the car, drive to the store, find the cookies, wait in […]

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

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Pineapple upside down cake is a classic recipe, but I’d never actually tried it before. I knew the basics, yellow cake with a pineapple brown sugar topping. Usually it involves maraschino cherries, but I forgot to buy them. I think the cherries would make it prettier, but the cake turned out delicious.

Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

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Let me just say, I hate peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. I know it’s un-American but I think they’re totally gross. I like my sandwiches to be savory. BUT, I love peanut butter cookies. Other than homemade peanut butter cups (a recipe for another day), they are the only thing made with peanut butter that […]

Whole Clementine Cake

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I found this recipe in Sunset Magazine for a “whole orange cake.” The idea was intriguing. You use the whole orange, rind and all. I love oranges and I love cake. Never one to pass on the opportunity for a good cake recipe, I decided to give it a try. It turned out super moist, […]