Black and White Brownies

When I was younger, I never liked white chocolate. I think it all started when I thought I was eating white chocolate covered raisins, and it turns out they were yogurt-covered. From that point on, whenever I ate white chocolate all I could think about was yogurt. (I also wasn’t the biggest yogurt fan as a…

Dark Chocolate Energy Bites

I’ve gotta tell you, I had a really hard time naming these “Energy Bites”. Originally I was going to call them “Dark Chocolate Energy Bites”. But after tasting them, I almost had to change the name to “Cookie Dough Energy Bites”. Because they taste like COOKIE DOUGH!!! Like I mentioned in my recipe for Single Serving…

Apple Pie for One (In an Apple!)

Apple Pie is the quintessential American dessert. And what’s better than apple pie in an actual apple? I only ever have apple pie once a year. Usually, on Thanksgiving. Of course, the apple pie never really gets the attention it deserves on this particular holiday, at least not from me! In the company of a fresh…

Fresh Summer Pesto

I absolutely love fresh, homemade pesto. This week, I’m staying at my aunt and uncle’s river house. Every year since I can remember, my family has taken a summer vacation to the beach during the first month of August (which is coincidentally my youngest sister’s birthday week). That was, until my aunt and uncle purchased…