Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

#InTheKitchenBecauseIWantToBe [Avocado Brownies]

Around the world yesterday, men, women, and children came together to make a stand against our newly-inaugurated president. I've thought a lot about coming back to blogging after almost a year and a half hiatus, and watching (virtually) people across the globe prepare for and attend the various marches made me want to write and share my… Continue reading #InTheKitchenBecauseIWantToBe [Avocado Brownies]

Bake on Saturday, Dessert

Peppermint Patty Brownie Cupcakes

Rich chocolate brownie cupcakes stuffed with peppermint patties!  In the summer, I usually want to be nowhere near the kitchen. I still love to cook and eat, but in a house without air conditioning, having the oven on just makes the whole place far too hot. Sometimes its unavoidable, but most of the time I… Continue reading Peppermint Patty Brownie Cupcakes

Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Somewhere between a cake and a quick bread, this decadent loaf perfectly marries chocolate and bananas! Reader, I want to apologize for posting my Saturday posts on Sundays. But lately, my Saturdays (and my Mondays through Fridays) seem to be disappearing. The daylight hours--the times I might try to photograph the things I cook--especially seem… Continue reading Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Revel Bars

Chocolate and peanut butter are at it again - this time in oatmeal bar cookie form! We've been over this before: chocolate and peanut butter win. Always. In whatever form. Peanut butter cookie dough brownies, peanut butter eggs a la Reese's, oatmeal cookies with peanut butter and chocolate...and today they are at it again. I don't… Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Revel Bars

Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

Oriental Crunch

Crispy, crunchy bar cookies flavored with almond, chocolate, and coffee! You, Reader, might be tired of holiday cookie recipes. I know, Christmas is over. Technically, we should be done with Christmas cookie recipes. But I shared exactly zero recipes for Christmas cookies this year, so I figured that now that Christmas is past, I would get a… Continue reading Oriental Crunch