Dark Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns…..my dark chocolate chip just kicked your raisin’s butt. If you’ve followed my blog for awhile, you already know that I kinda sorta detest raisins.  Yet I love practically every other dried fruit.  I know. Hot cross buns are, of course, traditionally made with……raisins.  So I decided to do a little switcheroo and […]

Carrot Cake Oatmeal Cookies

Looking for a healthier dessert option this Easter?  These Carrot Cake Oatmeal Cookies are made with whole wheat flour and naturally sweetened with honey! Some’bunny’ has been baking up a storm this weekend!  Not only have I been working on some yummy Easter treats for the blog, but I’m baking cookies for a few Etsy shop orders as well! […]

Easter Nest Meringues

A crispy meringue shell filled with fluffy whipped cream and topped off with the cutest pastel candy eggs, these nest meringues would be perfect for your Easter buffet!   Anyone who is addicted to Pinterest has seen these little meringue nests around Easter, and I have always wanted to make them!  I adore meringue, partly because […]

Pot o’Gold Cookies

The only thing better than finding gold at the end of the rainbow is……finding cookies!!! So I have to be honest…..I’m a bit of a holiday junkie.  I blame my former life as an public elementary school teacher. I scoured teaching magazines, websites, and The Dollar Store looking for holiday inspiration to make reading, writing […]

Cat in the Hat Kabobs

Did you know Dr. Seuss’ birthday is March 2nd?  Celebrate with this quick and healthy treat! We love to learn about our favorite authors, so why not honor one of our favorites, Dr. Seuss, with a special snack?!?!  It couldn’t be easier to make, but you do need to put the coconut milk in the […]