Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Whoopie Pies

There is nothing quite like a fresh out of the oven baked good to help chase the chill of winter away, so on when the temperatures start getting cold, we love to bake something so that we can warm the house up. With two little boys in our house, one thing that is always welcomeRead more

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

When the calendar rolls around to October, our house starts to turn shades of orange and black, and our boys start talking about what what they are going to be on Halloween. Pretty soon, we have lots of invitations with little ghosts and ghouls inviting us to various Halloween parties. We can’t have ourselves showingRead more

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bars

Pumpkin recipes are all the rage these days, so when we ended up with some left over pumpkin after our Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail last week we decided we needed to find a great dessert that would fit right in with that great cocktail. Most pumpkin bars are the cinnamon spice cake with a cream cheeseRead more

Knob Creek Bourbon Peach Shortbread Bars

We continue to celebrate the wonderful bounty of Peach Season with this deliciously decedent dessert. The Colorado peaches we have are candy sweet and are perfect for use in some great desserts. We had a nice peach pie recently (which resulted in this Peach Pie Cocktail) so we wanted to make something a little different,Read more

Strawberry Rhubarb Rustic Tart

The end of May means its rhubarb and strawberry season. Sweet strawberries temper the tart rhubarb to make a seriously delicious team.  On one of recent sojourns to the Omaha Farmer’s Market, we found a beautiful bundle of rhubarb, the stalks a mix of red and green with a nice snap. While we make excellentRead more

Banana and Nutella Hand Pies

These hand pies are sweet little treats that are perfect for a school lunch, a simple dessert or a quick on the go snack.  Combining the rich creamy chocolate flavor of Nutella and banana in a flaky buttery crust, everyone in our family enjoyed these little gems. They were especially delicious when served warm, whenRead more

St. Patrick’s Day Treats – Chocolate Irish Stout and Whiskey Cupcakes

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s day, and with actual Irish in my heritage, I always make sure I celebrate the wearing o’ the Green! Mrs. Nom has been in a baking mood recently and came up with a special batch of celebratory cupcakes to celebrate in a the traditional Irish fashion with a bitRead more