St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Bait

St. Patrick’s Day is a great excuse to make leprechaun bait with young children (or older children for that matter).  This mix is an addictive combination of Lucky Charms cereal, pretzels, and green M&Ms tossed with some white chocolate to get you in the holiday spirit.   

Garlic and Herb Knots

Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner, and there’s no better excuse for a meal made entirely of snacks than on Super Bowl Sunday.  These easy, peasy garlic knots are made from pre-made pizza dough, chopped fresh herbs sauteed in butter, and topped with fresh parmesan cheese. Pair the garlic knots with some meatballs…

Healthy Almond Butter Cups

These almond butter cups are the healthy alternative to peanut butter cups — made with only five, wholesome ingredients.
Pop these treats for a snack mid-day or indulge in a couple as a dessert. You won’t feel guilty about eating these!

Homemade Hummus

When we first started dating, John tried really hard to woo my roommate at the time, who didn’t care much for a third, frequent visitor in our small apartment in Bloomingdale.  He’d try to butter her up, strike up a friendly conversation here and there about the perils of teaching in the city, and on…

Mini Peanut Butter Bars

If you are a nut, these are for you.  Packed full of natural peanut butter and peanuts, these are sure to please anyone who goes nuts for peanuts. I’m all about the simple ingredient list, and this definitely doesn’t disappoint with a whopping five ingredients: sweetened condensed milk, mini marshmallows, butter, all natural peanut butter,…