Strawberry Nutella Waffle Sandwiches (And A Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker Giveaway!)

Nutella and Strawberry Waffle Sandwich

A quick easy way to get a hot breakfast into your day!     With back to school comes back to school mornings.  Not fun.  Here's a peek into what I experience on a daily basis.  Each morning  the school bus picks my kids up at 8:50 am.  Which means we need to be at the bus stop no later than 8:45 a.m.  My oldest daughter is almost 10 and is a self starter.  She pops up out of bed (without an alarm) by 7:00 am.  She dresses, fixes her … Continue reading →

No Bake Nutella Mint Granola Bars

No Bake Nutella Mint Granola Bars

No bake Nutella mint granola bars come together quickly and easily! The perfect snack for back to school!   I made my 8 year old son cry the other day.  He was innocently watching tv when I walked in and announced that I had just printed off their school supply list!  I guess my announcement was delivered with a little too much exuberance because he lost it.   That wasn't my intention, honestly.  But it IS August, it's time to start thinking … Continue reading →

Nutella Caramel Pretzel Fudge

Nutella Caramel Pretzel Fudge

Want and easy fudge recipe that is sure to satisfy your chocolate cravings? This is it!  Nutella spread makes the creamiest fudge you've ever tasted!   Caramel and pretzels make this fudge irresistible! I have an extremely sad story to tell you.  It's about a girl and her beloved Mac computer.  I can tell you are hooked already aren't you?  So, you may have guessed, that girl is moi.    This is my sad story. My story begins on … Continue reading →

No Yeast Nutella Cinnamon Rolls with Mascarpone Icing

Nutella Cinnamon Rolls

     Nutella Cinnamon Rolls with Mascarpone Icing   Cinnamon rolls are a true breakfast treat!  I love the smell and taste of all that cinnamon and icing melting together at breakfast time.    The problem is they take too long to make.  I love my family, but it has to be a special occasion for me to invest the time in making those yeasty delights! I had a hankering for some cinnamon rolls.  But knew I wouldn't have the … Continue reading →

Milk Dud Nutella Cookies

Milk Dud Nutella Cookies

I have three kids.  That means I'll have three large bags full of candy on Halloween.  No one needs that much candy.  My booty does NOT need that much candy!!!! So, here's the scene when trick or treat ends.  The kids run home, throw off their shoes and dump out their loot.  That's were civility ends!  We all literally dive upon the sweet treasure, shouting the names of candies we want and elbowing each other out-of-the-way so we can each grab … Continue reading →

Hazelnut Magic Layer Bars

Hazelnut Magic Layer Bars

If you NEED something sweet, have I got a treat for you!  These hazelnut magic layer bars are exceptionally sweet and easy! Hazelnuts happen to be my most favorite nut in the world, which is why I could eat Nutella straight from the jar!  Really, some folks eat ice cream out of the container, I eat Nutella! Between the Nutella and the nuts, these bars are heavy on the hazelnut flavor!  These are sweet, sweet, sweet, have a tall glass of … Continue reading →

Nutella Swirled Pumpkin Bars

Nutella Pumpkin Bars

  My 7 year old son asked for pumpkin pie recently.  He claims he loves pumpkin pie, although I'm not really sure he's ever had it.  Being the loving mom that I am agreed to make something with pumpkin, but not pie.  I do not like pumpkin pie.  I think it's too one dimensional or something.  Kind of bland, just not the kind of dessert that jumps up and grabs me.  But I do love pumpkin.  I sort of compromised and made pumpkin bars with … Continue reading →