Pecan Granola Bars

When you’re a teacher, your life revolves around the school calendar. In fact, conversations between Vic and I are often miscommunicated because when I’m speaking about “this year,” I’m normally referring to the school year, not the actual calendar year. Mark that as one of our many conversations that turns into why I’m right and he’s wrong…mawage….

Chocolate Stout Peanut Butter Cups

When I came across this recipe a few years ago I was intrigued.  The thought of making my own peanut butter cups was an interesting, yet slightly dangerous one. I’ve learned that with peanut butter cups comes great power, so consider this a last minute Valentine’s gift from me to you. This food blogger, The…

A Chocolate Chip Cookie

I feel that it would only be right to start with a chocolate chip cookie.  You can tell a lot about a person from the type of cookie they choose to bake.  In keeping with this theme, this cookie is more than just a cookie; it has a story to tell.  Growing up, the day…