Category Archives: Dessert

Feb 2015
Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundaes {for two}

It’s hard to believe that this year will be the 10th Valentine’s Day that Brad and I have celebrated together. We started dating at the end of January during our freshman year of college, and I remember being SO nervous … Continue reading

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Dec 2014
No Bake Cheesecake

Crunch time people! It now 2 days before Christmas. Raise your hand if you have all your shopping, wrapping, baking and cooking done. Now all your overachievers put your hands down and get outta here! I had high hopes to … Continue reading

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Dec 2014
Peppermint Crunch Puppy Chow

I was listening to the radio the other day, and they said that if Santa ate all the cookies that were set out for him on Christmas Eve, he would gain approximately 721,000 pounds. Well, clearly that calculation is wrong … Continue reading

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Jul 2014
Thick and Chewy M&M Cookie Bars

As of today, I only have 10 days left of maternity leave. *cries* Where the heck did the past 11 weeks go? And when did my squishy newborn turn into a laughing, smiley almost 3-month old? While I am so … Continue reading

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May 2014
Brownie Ice Cream Layer Cake

Last weekend we celebrated Mother’s Day, and I got to celebrate my FIRST Mother’s Day. In lieu of spending the entire day in the car with our newborn, we opted to have both families at our house – brunch with … Continue reading

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Nov 2013
Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin whoopie pies are certainly not a new recipe. In fact, I first made this recipe about 5 years ago when I went to visit my boyfriend (who is now my husband), out in Iowa for Thanksgiving. With no family in … Continue reading

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Aug 2013
Deep Dish Brownie Sundaes for Two

Dessert is a rare treat around here. I’d love to be one of those people that has dessert every night, but then I would probably weigh 100 pounds more than I do right now. The other problem is, if I do … Continue reading

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Jun 2013
S’more Brownies

  It’s so funny how life works in cycles sometimes. A few years ago my summer schedule was packed with bridal showers, bachelorette parties, and weddings. I used to order wedding gifts from Etsy in bulk, and hoard Bed, Bath and … Continue reading

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Mar 2013
Grasshopper Mint Brownie Bars

I work a lot of night shifts, and sometimes when I have some down time between patients, I can get a little blogging done. However, in my sleep-deprived zombie state of mind at 3:00am when I was writing this post, … Continue reading

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Mar 2013
Chocolate Oreo Lasagna

Why does it seem like the weekends just fly by, while we work weeks drag on? This weekend was a blur, a fun blur, but definitely a blur. We celebrated with a good friend at her baby shower, had dinner with … Continue reading

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