Spider Infested Halloween Cookies

Halloween Cookies

This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. Remember: Halloween time rolls around and things that are creepy become cool. Things that are gross become chic. Things that are disgusting become normal. RECIPE –> Spider Infested Halloween Cookies  

10 Homeade Donut Recipes

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Who doesn’t love donuts?! Powdered, chocolate, glazed, sugar, sprinkles, there are so many choices and yet they all taste DELICIOUS. When I was a little girl, Sunday mornings meant donuts. Before we headed off to church we stopped in the same Dippity Donut store and I got to choose my favorite treat. It was a… Read More

Halloween Funfetti Pudding Cookies

Halloween Cookies

Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday! The first day of Autumn was just last Sunday but it seems like overnight everything started looking like Halloween. Leaves are changing, costumes are filling the stores, and pumpkins are everywhere. I have to admit – I… Read More

10 Homemade Ice Cream Ideas

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! September 22 is National Ice Cream Cone Day so in honor of that, I’m sharing ten delicious and homemade ice cream flavors for you to try and serve up in a cone! Enjoy!   Vanilla Bean. Something about vanilla ice cream is just so classic… Read More

Maple Nut Cookies with Maple Icing

Maples Cookies

Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday! When I was browsing my mother-in-law’s old cookbooks a few weeks ago during a visit (yes, actual cookbooks and not Pinterest!), I came across what I thought would be a perfect fall snack. For some reason, maple… Read More

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Cookie Bars

Halloween Oreos

Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday! This past weekend I was assigned the task of bringing a dessert to our neighbor’s house for our weekly Sunday football get-together. The only request that I received (besides that it had to be fabulous!) was that… Read More

10 Decadent Chocolate Recipes

Black Magic Cake

Did you know that today is International Chocolate Day? That means we should eat nothing but chocolate today, right?! Okay, maybe not but it is like chocolate’s birthday and we should celebrate it! I’m a big fan of chocolate. I would bathe in chocolate if I could. (TMI?) It’s one of those things that if… Read More

10 Delicious Dessert Bars You Will Want To Make

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My family has always been big on dessert bars. They are like the perfect combination of cookie, brownie, cake, cheesecake, you name it, it has it! You can basically turn any of your favorite treats into a dessert bar and they are usually pretty easy to make. Today I’ve gathered together 10 delicious dessert bars… Read More

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

Oreo Cookies

Don’t forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG – SKINNY NOT SKINNY – dedicated 100% to food! They are back!! The Halloween Oreos have officially hit the store shelves! That bright orange Oreo creme just puts me in the pumpkin patch and trick or treat spirit. Here’s the thing – I like Oreos. The… Read More

Apple Pie Sticks

Apple Pie Sticks

I love apple pie. It’s one of those desserts that I don’t really have all that often though because my husband hates hot fruit. Not only does he hate hot fruit but he hates “pie”. Yep, all pie. He can’t really pinpoint it but he just says that he doesn’t like pie. Any pie. Well,… Read More

Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars

Peanut Butter Bars

I was at the grocery store the other day and my kids were a little disappointed that their favorite Nutter Butter cookies were all sold out. My first thought was “How can Walmart be sold out of Nutter Butters? Aren’t they supposed to have EVERYTHING?!?” After that shock wore off in like 0.3 seconds, I… Read More

Trail Mix Granola Bars

Trail Mix Granola Bars

In an attempt to mix things up in the lunch boxes for back-to-school, I decided to make my own granola bars. Sure, I could just buy a box and make it easy-peasy but I’m trying to keep things a little healthier around my house when I can (and when I’m not making desserts!). Plus, I… Read More

10 Vegan Dessert Ideas

10 Vegan Desserts

Did you know that vegan desserts can be delicious? Sometimes you hear the word vegan and you assume it’s not going to be as good as a non-vegan item, but that just isn’t true. Today I am sharing a post for all the vegans out there, or for anyone, really! I’ve rounded up 10 delicious… Read More

Funfetti Cheesecake Cookies

Funfetti Cookies

Believe it or not, I’ve never made Cake Mix Cookies. Never. I guess I’m old-fashioned that way because I almost always make my cookies from scratch. Unless I’m in a pinch and need to pop some of those refrigerated cookies in the oven but that’s doesn’t really count. I make my cakes from a box… Read More

DIY Baby Shower (or just a party!) Cake Pops

Cake Pops

As part of the party planning of my sister-in-law’s baby shower, I was put in charge of a dessert and party games. The games were easy because there are standard baby shower games that everyone gets to suffer through enjoy. The dessert was a bit trickier. Do I do a sit-down dessert that you need… Read More

Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Ice Cream Dessert

Peanut Butter Dessert

Ice cream desserts are a huge hit in my house in the summer. They are refreshing and delicious and my family is always begging for me to make a new one. The Fox Treat and the Drumstick ice cream desserts that I created this summer have been very popular but it’s time for a new… Read More

Hot Fudge Turtle Ice Cream Pops

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Remember a couple weeks ago when I made the Double Strawberry Fudge Ice Cream Pops? Well, they were a huge hit but I realized that not everyone likes strawberry. So, this weekend I decided to experiment with another flavor and these might just be even better than the first ones. The best thing about making… Read More

Salted Pretzel Caramel Brownies

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Sweet, salty and chocolate-y are an amazing combination. That’s why I love these Salted Pretzel Caramel Brownies. They are super easy to make and satisfies all your salty and sweet needs. You can make your own homemade brownies, but when I’m in a hurry, I use the box. You can make your own homemade caramel,… Read More

Monster Cookies

Monster Cookies

Monster Cookies aren’t new but they are delicious. It’s a peanut butter and oatmeal based cookie chock full of M&Ms and chocolate chunks. What’s not good about that, right? I make my monster cookies a little different than others. It’s just a different combination of ingredients and while some people don’t use flour in their… Read More

Double Strawberry Fudge Ice Cream Pops

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We are dead center of the summer now and it’s getting hot outside. When it’s hot, I like to limit the amount of time that I have the oven on. Ice cream treats and other no bake desserts are top of my list for yummy things to make for my family and friends. One of… Read More