Welcome to my blog! My name is Melissa. I'm a young-at-heart 40-something, born and raised in Northern NJ, right outside of NYC. Cooking has always been a passion of mine and I'm thrilled to share it with all of you!
Category Archives: peanut butter
Hope everyone had a great weekend! We celebrated my brother’s birthday and since I bought a ton of apples the other day, I suggested making an apple dessert to bring to him. He agreed, as long as it had caramel … Continue reading
My brother Pete turned 40 last week, and his cake request was “something with peanut butter and Nutella”. I barely had time to cook dinner all week, let alone bake a cake, so I came up with a simple combo … Continue reading
How was everyone’s weekend? Rainy one here. Can’t complain though, since we’ve had some pretty amazing weather lately. This is a great snack to whip up in a moment’s notice. Healthy, too! Great with apples, graham crackers, animal crackers, pretzels…even … Continue reading
Now that the weather’s getting warmer, the desire to turn on the oven goes waaaaay down. Which is why treats like this become a lot more popular right about now. I made these for a brunch we hosted, and ended … Continue reading
How was everyone’s Thanksgiving? Full of fun, food, family and friends, I hope? And please tell me you ate too much…because, you know, it wouldn’t be Thanksgiving unless you did. This cake definitely sent me over the edge. Not long … Continue reading
Happy Monday! Did you think I forgot about you this morning? Have no fear – it’s a later than normal post because once again, it’s Secret Recipe Club reveal day! Always a fun day of the month 🙂 My assigned … Continue reading