Category Archives: Dessert

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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Jan 2013
Brownie Batter Dip

Say it with me know. Brownie. Batter. Dip. As in, a perfectly acceptable reason to eat brownie batter, without worrying about eating raw eggs. It’s sweet, but not too sweet, silky and chocolate-y, and seriously tastes just like brownie batter. … Continue reading

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Nov 2012
Cookies & Cream Sheet Cake

A lot of people got nuts over peanut butter and chocolate, but personally I am a huge fan of anything cookies and cream. It is my go-to ice cream choice, and I find myself gravitating towards any dessert with chunks of … Continue reading

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Aug 2012
Peanut Butter Cup Bars

Do you have 10 minutes? Then you have time to make these peanut butter cup bars. No baking required! These are ridiculously delicious, and taste just like those famous buckeyes that make their appearance around Christmas time, excpet they are even easier … Continue reading

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