Zucchini Muffins with Cream Cheese Icing

A couple of years ago, my family decided to grow our first garden. While it was a lot of hard work, especially considering we had to dig up all the grass in the area by hand, eventually we succeeded in growing a beautiful bounty of vegetables. The most prosperous of our vegetables was our zucchini.…

Healthier Mac & Cheese in a Mug

The first thing I knew how to make as a kid was Mac & Cheese. Of course, I’m not talking the bread crumbs, three-cheese grandmother-style mac and cheese you only have once or twice a year. I’m talking Kraft Mac & Cheese. Actually, to be more accurate I’m talking Great Value Mac & Cheese; I…

Sweet Peach Cobbler for Two

Although I must admit that nothing will ever surpass my love for Christmas cookies and all things ginger and pumpkin, summer desserts definitely hold a special place in my heart. Especially cobblers! Cobblers really are the perfect summer desserts. They can be made with whatever fruit is in season (my favorite are blueberry and peach…

Mocha Butterscotch Blondies

As I mentioned in my Ultimate Fudgy Brownies recipe, I’m definitely a fudgy brownie person. Some people like their brownies with a more cake-like consistency, but in my opinion, if you want a cake-y brownie, why not just make a chocolate cupcake? It’s basically the same thing, but with icing. Anyways, when I got a…

Mini Apple Pies

The Fourth of the July is less than a week away! What do you like to do on the Fourth? I love barbequing out with friends and family: flipping burgers, watching fireworks, and attempting to finish your ice cream cone before it drips down your hand. Of course, whenever I go to a BBQ I…