Strawberry Lemonade Bars

These strawberry lemonade bars were my first attempt at a COMPLETELY homemade from stratch do-it-myself baked good.  I’ve probably said this a bazillion times, but I’m not a baker.  It’s not that I don’t enjoy baking – I absolutely love it – I just don’t know what the hell I’m doing!!  I’ve never really given…

Sombrero Pinata Cookies

Good morning everyone!!! I hope you’re as excited for cinco de mayo as I am! I stayed up suuuuper late last night making these Sombrero Pinata Cookies. It’s a sugar cookie made from Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix, filled with m&ms, and decorated with icing. (Get it?? Pinata?? Filled with M&Ms?? 😂😂) How fun?!?! They’re…

NYE Oreo Balls

We’re going to our neighbors NYE party tonight and I made a ridiciculously large batch of oreo balls to bring in the New Year!! This time I didn’t use a double stuffed oreo & I just blended the ENTIRE cookie in the food processor.  You can find my recipe where I separate the cream &…

Oreo Balls

Guys!! Thanksgiving is TOMORROW!!!! TOMORROW!! Can you even believe it?!?! Get those stretchy pants out! I’m so ready for it!!  Need something easy & incredibly delicious to take to a friend or family’s house?  Make these!!!! The oreo balls are made with three simple ingredients!  Oreos, cream cheese, and melting/bakers chocolate! I bought three packs…

Chocolate covered pb+banana sandwiches 

The easiest desserts are sometimes the yummiest (and healthiest!) I took some bananas & sliced them up & then lined them out on my cutting board. I put peanut butter on them & then topped them with a banana slice. I may have snuck a bite or two as I was making these 😉 Then…

Mini Apple Pies

Remember that Crockpot Pumpkin Granola Stuffed Apple recipe I posted the other day?  Well, these are the mini pies I promised I made from the leftover insides of the apples. Add your flour and salt to a large bowl. Cut your butter into your flour mixture.  I used a potato masher to do this as…

Funfetti Birthday Cake

My husband’s birthday was just a few days ago and I have to tell you a secret.  He ONLY wants funfetti cakes for his birthday.  Ok, I don’t think he would even care if he had a cake but if he WANTED a cake it would be funfetti.  Normally I buy the box BUT I…

Sorbet

It was Tuesday morning – I was doing Ok.  Not in too much pain.  However, I was hungry but still scared to chew.  What the heck can I eat?  Ohhhh I have a huge bag of frozen fruit!  What about throwing them into the food processor & making some sorbet? Perfect!  Who wouldn’t want sorbet…

Gluten & Dairy Free S’mores Bars

Who doesn’t love s’mores?? Especially in the summer & fall!  I decided to try & create a gluten & dairy free s’more from natural ingredients. In the shortbread crust I used coconut flour, coconut oil & maple syrup. How easy, right??? For the chocolate layer I used cocoa powder, maple syrup, and coconut oil.  Seriously…….

Salted Chocolate Maple Bars

I’ve been craving chocolate for days. DAYS! It’s all I talk about. I can’t just grab a hershey bar & dig in because I’m not allowed to have dairy. Ok, Leigh, think. How can you eat chocolate without the dairy? COCOA POWDER! YAY! Salty Chocolate Maple Bars Ingredients: Coconut Flour, Maple Syrup, Coconut Oil, Mighty…

Crockpot Pumpkin Granola Stuffed Apples

What food reminds you of fall?  Pumpkin & Crisp Apples?  YES!  This Crock Pot Stuffed Apple recipe is both of those things in such a yummy and semi healthy way!  I picked two recipes and combined them for this delicious breakfast or dessert idea! The granola I made here is a delicious pumpkin granola!  The…