Samoa Mini Cinnamon Rolls

Crescent rolls make the perfect mini Samoa flavored cinnamon rolls!

Samoa Girl Scout Cookie a favorite?  Then you will love these mini cinnamon rolls! Crescent rolls are filled with cinnamon and sugar, baked then topped with a smooth caramel frosting, toasted coconut and chocolate! Are you following on Bloglovin? When I was a kid, I distinctly remember wishing that I never had to stop to eat or sleep.  All I wanted to do is play and those two things just got in the way.  By the time I got into high school, I … Continue reading →

PayDay Crescents

Fun size PayDay candies are hidden inside a Pillsbury crescent roll for a gooey sweet treat!

Fun size PayDay candies are tucked inside Pillsbury crescent rolls! One bite into each golden crescent roll reveals a nut and caramel filling!  A perfectly easy sweet treat! I am a fabulous singer......when I’m alone in the car.  Seriously, I can rock it out.  My voice is melodious and perfectly tuned.  I sing even better in the shower.  Must be the acoustics in the shower stall, because honestly, I sound terrific. When I was a kid, I … Continue reading →

Chocolate Turtle Pudding Cookies

Chocolate pudding cookies with chopped pecans and Rolo candies!

These simple chocolate pudding cookies have chopped pecans and caramel candies!     HAPPY HALLOWEEN EVERYONE!  The big day has finally arrived!  Kids everywhere are itching with excitement and anticipating all the pounds of candy they'll be bringing home!  Our kids have been talking about it for days!  Mother Nature seems to have a few tricks up her sleeve.  It's supposed to storm around here. … Continue reading →

Deep Dish Milky Way Cookies with Caramel Whipped Cream

Deep dish chocolate cookies have chopped Milky Way candies mixed into the batter and then topped with a light caramel whipped cream.

  I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. Halloween baking goes deep!  Deep dish chocolate cookies made with Milky Way candies and topped with a subtly sweet caramel whipped cream! When the kids were young, I would go crazy over Halloween baking.  I started at the end of September … Continue reading →

Caramel Fruit Dip

Creamy and smooth caramel flavored fruit dip.

This creamy and sweet fruit dip is perfect for your favorite fall fruit! Five Reasons why I am NOT a cool mom: 1.  I have lost interest in swimming.  In fact I prefer to stay out of the water entirely. 2. One game of tag is fun, any more is not. 3. I yell, enforce bedtimes and insist the kids clean their rooms on a weekly basis. 4. I do not like dressing up for Halloween. 5.  I serve Brussels sprouts  Five reasons why I AM a cool … Continue reading →

Milky Way Mini Monkey Bread Muffins

Mini monkey bread stuffed with bite sized Milky Way's!

These mini monkey bread muffins come together quickly!  They start with biscuit dough thats rolled in lots of cinnamon and sugar! Each little muffin has a sweet little caramel surprise hidden in the middle-Milky Way Bites! Game day eats: nachos, soft pretzels, beer cheese, guacamole, chicken wings, pizza, salsa, bbq, chili, chips, mixed nuts, warm dip, cold dip, jalapeno poppers, anything with bacon and everything with cheese.  What's … Continue reading →

Caramel Apple Popcorn

Salty sweet caramel corn mixed with apple chips!

A salty sweet snack that's perfect for fall! Caramel popcorn with apple chips mixed right in! I love fall and all the flavors it brings.  I get excited the first time I see caramel apples at the grocery store.   I skip over to the display and throw a few packs into my cart and think about how excited the kids will be when they see these.  Yes, I could make them at home, but after seeing them in the store, I don't want to wait, I want them … Continue reading →

Reese’s Peanut Butter Caramel Bars { appreciation post for the worlds best taste tester}

Peanut Butter Caramel Bars

Need something sinful and decadent? You need these bars!  Choc full of chocolate chips, gooey caramel, peanut butter  and chopped Reese's Cups! My husband and I have very defined roles, much like many married couples.  He works outside the home and provides for his family, he takes care of all landscaping duties.  He is the painter, the fix it man, the chief financial planner, the sports "trainer", and the taste tester.  I am everything … Continue reading →

Loaded Marshmallow Brownies

Loaded Marshmallow Brownies

I love pot luck and picnic food, especially the desserts! These brownie bars are loaded with peanuts, mini marshmallows, caramel sauce AND chocolate frosting! Good thing this recipe makes enough to share with a crowd! I am about to tell you all a huge secret.  I don't like S'mores.  There's the cold, ugly truth.  I've never really felt like I could make that confession, being a mom, food blogger and former girl scout troop leader.   However, … Continue reading →