Hearty Whole Wheat French Toast

French Toast is the ultimate lazy day brunch food. Now, at first thought you may think that a casserole of some sort was the easiest thing to make for brunch. However, casseroles require a lot more prep before they even get into the oven than French Toast. Plus, they take up to an hour to…

Quick & Easy Peppermint Bark

Sometimes, you just need that chocolate “fix”. I just finished my first semester of college, and I can tell you firsthand that the hardest part about college was not the homework load, making it to class on time, or even waking up for 8AM biology. It was not being able to bake. And not being…

Vegan Cereal Bars

My sister has recently decided to go vegan. Which has meant that while I already have a bunch of vegan recipes on SST, I’ve had to create a few more savory recipes for her to enjoy with the family. (Because no matter how great it seems to me, she doesn’t just want to eat dessert…

Microwave Buttermilk Pancakes

Everyone always tells you: living in a dorm in college is a huge change from living at home. And on one hand you believe them– you know you’re going to have a lot less room to store your clothing, snacks, and countless college textbooks. But on the other hand, you think to yourself: how bad…

Chocolate Lava Cake in a Mug

I stumbled across the idea for this recipe by accident. For graduation this year, one of my friends gave me a cookbook for recipes that you can make in a mug. Flipping through it, we found a recipe for a Fondant au Chocolat (aka French Chocolate Lava Cake). Deciding to give it a go, we…

Peach and Cinnamon Smoothie

You’re probably thinking to yourself: why am I receiving a post update from Skinny Sweet Treats on a Wednesday instead of a Tuesday or Thursday? Well, I’m here to tell you that this is only the first of a long line of Wednesday posts! Why the sudden change? Allow me to explain… If you’ve read…

The Easiest Hot Cocoa Mug Cake You’ll Ever Make

The weatherman has been hinting at snow for the past two weeks. You’ve prepared in every way possible: your pj’s are inside-out, a spoon is under your pillow, and you’ve done a full-blown snow dance outside with your 5th grade class. And now it’s the morning of the alleged “snow storm.” You slip out of…