Making complex recipes surprisingly simple

Making complex recipes surprisingly simple


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Corn Syrup Free Scotcheroo Bars

Corn Syrup Free Scotcheroo Bars

These corn syrup free scotcheroo bars are made as the classic peanut butter rice krispie treat. Topped with chocolate, and made without corn syrup, these bars are a real treat. I love scotcheroo bars but I really, really, REALLY, do not like using corn syrup. […]

Spinach Feta Pizza with Balsamic Reduction

Spinach Feta Pizza with Balsamic Reduction

I don’t know about you but I love a good pizza. I love that this spinach feta pizza is the perfect balance of greens, onions, herbs, and cheese. (Also it’s got a balsamic reduction. A BALSAMIC REDUCTION. Yes, you heard me right!) When you make […]

What’s in My Back To School Bag

What’s in My Back To School Bag

You might think that it’s funny that I’m posting a what’s in my back to school bag even though I’m homeschooled. A common myth about home education is that we do all of our school at home. (That’s a lie by the way.) Often I […]

Rustic Gluten Free Lemon Tarts

Rustic Gluten Free Lemon Tarts

These rustic gluten-free lemon tarts are full of a smooth and creamy lemon curd, topped whipped cream, and smothered in a delicious honey blueberry sauce. When I make a dessert that is gluten-free, I always feel very proud of my self. I feel like a […]

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

This chocolate zucchini cake is moist, rich, and topped with a decadent chocolate frosting. August is zucchini season and I love that there so many ripe fruits and vegetables this time of year. In Minnesota, a lot of our local produce is only ripe in […]

No Churn Raspberry Crumble Ice Cream

No Churn Raspberry Crumble Ice Cream

This no churn raspberry crumble ice cream is swirled with raspberries, sprinkled with crumble, and only 15 minutes of hands on work! August is the heart of ice cream season. There really is nothing better than homemade ice cream on a hot summer day. When […]

Fudgy Mocha Cupcakes

Fudgy Mocha Cupcakes

These mocha cupcakes are the perfect balance of coffee and chocolate. The perfect coffee pick me up without a ton of caffine so you can eat them right before you go to bed. Let’s talk bout’ Mocha Cupcakes (and cupcakes in general.) Cupcakes are possibly […]

Chocolate Petit Gateau

Chocolate Petit Gateau

This chocolate petit gateau is a delicious dessert made up of a cake/biscuit, a decadent mousse filling and a perfect mirror glaze. You might not know anything about petit gateau, but once you do, you will want to shove them in your face every opportunity […]

My Natural Skin Care Routine

My Natural Skin Care Routine

I don’t know about you but I prefer putting things on my face that are not full of chemicals. Although I am not against using products that contain chemicals to treat acne, and clear up my skin, I have found that a lot of skincare […]

Easy Peach Slab Pie

Easy Peach Slab Pie

This easy peach slab pie is simple, has a sweet, delicate crust, a light cream cheese filling and is full of perfectly ripe peaches. It is also topped with a tangy peach glaze. You may be wondering what a slab pie is and that’s okay. […]