Tag: peanut butter

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Some people adore the combination of chocolate and peanut butter, all the time. I’m not one of them. I only like it sometimes, when I’m in the right mood for it. But once I’m in the mood for chocolate peanut butter, like these chocolate peanut…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake

When I found the recipe for Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake on the Smitten Kitchen website, I knew that it would be what I made Alex for his birthday. And I did, a little late, in 2014. It turned out beautifully, perfectly, but I never got…

Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana Bread

I didn’t have a lot of motivation for Bread Week 35, so I decided to take the opportunity to use up a few extremely overripe bananas in a Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana Bread recipe that was on the back of the bag of whole…

Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

I realize that it’s been a few weeks since my last blog post… I was caught up with finally reading the Hunger Games trilogy, the beginnings of softball season since I’m playing on a rec league, finishing up taxes, and then catching up on the…

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

I’m not always a big fan of peanut butter, but on Saturday I came across this recipe for Peanut Butter Cookies and decided I needed to make them. Perfect thing for a movie night at home. Very easy recipe to make. Mix together flour, baking…

217: Puppy Chow

217: Puppy Chow

I wanted something to mail to a friend, so I decided that Puppy Chow ought to be stable enough to send through the elements and arrive unscathed. I decided to get this recipe directly from the source: the Chex website. I’d made Chex mix before,…

193: Chocolatey Peanut Butter and Banana Bread

193: Chocolatey Peanut Butter and Banana Bread

Ever since I found the recipe for Chocolatey Peanut Butter and Banana Bread in my Better Homes and Gardens Annual Recipes 1998 cookbook, Alex has been telling me I should make it whenever I’m not sure what to make. It sounded pretty awesome and special,…

54: Chocolate-Peanut Butter Peanut M&M Cookies

54: Chocolate-Peanut Butter Peanut M&M Cookies

Alex always wants to buy one of the giant bakery tubs of cookies when we go grocery shopping. I always say no because I can make just as many cookies at home for much less. I also know I can only eat about a bite…