90 Second Blackberry Mugcake

I’m a sucker for all things food. I think given about 5 seconds with me and you’ll figure that one out pretty quickly. They opened a Sur La Table within pretty close driving distance of my home, and they offer quite a few freakishly good cooking classes. Lucky for my budget me, they also frequently […]

Portable Powercakes Chocolate Chip Muffin

Have you seen those cute little muffin mixes in a cup? There are a few brands out there like Flap Jacked Mighty Muffins and Kodiak Cakes Minute Muffins. They come in a cup, you add water and microwave. How easy is that? Not bad if I say so myself, except not every grocery store has them. Also […]

Copycat Chocolate Brownie Quest Bars

Have we met yet? I’m pretty frugal if you haven’t noticed and I’ll pretty much do anything to save a dollar here and there. Combine that with my love of food and all things in the kitchen, and you can see how I’ve managed to come up with copycat recipes for Lenny & Larry complete […]

Baked Blueberry Banana Protein Donuts

To all those who claimed I’d never be able to look at a donut again after working for a few years in a donut shop, I say “Pah, you clearly underestimate me.” I have standards but there aren’t many donuts that I don’t like. The couple exceptions are glazed (way too plain and yawn-worthy) and […]

Low Calorie, Dairy Free Chocolate Babka

Holla! Have you tried my low calorie challah recipe yet? If so, you’re already well versed in some of my non-mainstream substitutes to lower calories. If not, today’s a great day to learn the powers of the ripe banana in bread baking. LOL, not just any bread baking but sweet bread. This time in the […]