Category Archives: baking

Peanut Butter Cookies with Coconut Bacon and Chocolate Truffles

There’s a reason Joy the Baker is called Joy the Baker.  She’s a baker.  And she has very specific recipes.  That you are supposed to follow. Joy recently published these Peanut Butter Bacon and Dark Chocolate Cookies.  But I substituted Coconut Bacon so my vegetarian could eat them, and Dark Chocolate Truffles (because that’s the only chocolate we had in the

Protein Powder Muffins

Even though it’s smoothie weather right now, I decided to use my protein powder samples in a baking experiment. Adjusted Katie’s Recipe with what we had in the house – white sugar instead of stevia, and a 1/4 cup of AP Flour for a portion of the oats…therefore making her beautiful sugar/gluten-free creation into this dumpy-looking dozen. Oh, baking…you and I

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cake

Here’s the bundt cake I almost messed up for Abe’s birthday.  As you can see, everything turned out just fine. Cast of characters (yes, my peanut butter is as large as the cake box)… …I used this recipe with a few adjustments – there’s no oil in the cake, just pb. The cake was delicious, too.  It tasted like a