August 5, 2013

Alright guys. I know that I have been talking about this for the last few weeks, but this is the official announcement…. I’VE MOVED!! Come check out my new blog and read about all the new food adventures I am planning on taking with my family. While you’re at it, go ahead and sign up […]

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Nutella Swirled Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

July 26, 2013

It’s almost time. I can count on one hand the number of days I have left @ the Sweet Spot. I’ll soon be moving and un-veiling my new location! Ohhhhh, the bittersweet excitement… I am so excited and anxious that I decided to makes some stellar cupcakes. So stellar that they hit the cupcake right out […]

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Chewy Chocolate Sugar Cookies

July 23, 2013

It is all about the chew for me with cookies. And boy, do these guys have some chew… Not crispy or hard. Not soft or cakey. Just chewy and delightful. Personally what I consider to be the best cookie texture. Although I do have a soft spot for a good tender, crumbly shortbread of sorts. […]

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New York Times Chocolate Chip Cookies

July 18, 2013

  Alright, I know, I knowwwww. Enough Chocolate Chip Cookie recipes already! I’m sorry, I just can’t help myself! I always find myself making them since they are my brothers favorite thing. He has come to expect them with every visit. And he visits pretty often. And I get bored doing the same recipe over […]

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Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter

July 9, 2013

My daughter is a 100% hardcore, chocolate addict. It’s a hard truth for me. After all, I’m the reason she goes insane if anybody even mentions the word ‘chocolate‘. For that matter she does the same thing with the words ‘cookie‘, ‘cake‘, or ‘gummi‘. Actually, you can thank Germany for that last one. For some […]

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Cookie Dough Crispy Treats

July 5, 2013

These were a fun treat to make! What a wonderful take on the traditional rice crispy treat. Chocolate chip cookie dough sandwiched between gooey, crunchy rice crispy treats– delicious! To be completely honest, I found this recipe while searching Lindsay Landis’ cookbook, “The Cookie Dough Lover’s Cookbook” on Amazon. I was toying with the idea […]

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July 2, 2013

I’ve just gotta tell you guys about what happened to me on Saturday. Or more accurately put- what I did to myself– ha. You are going to see where this is going immediately and I am sure it won’t be that funny to you since it was more of a ‘had-to-be-there’ scenario. But I am […]

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Good Morning Sunshine Bars

June 25, 2013

Germany’s climate is killing me… even though I technically ‘lived’ in Germany last year, I spent the summer in Upstate NY with my family while my Husband was deployed. I had a beautiful Summer full of lots of warm weather and sunshine. Well, was I in for a surprise this Summer when I actually decided […]

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