Showcase Your Talent Thursday #171

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #171 It's party time again friends. I can't believe this Saturday is the 4th of July, I can't wait! I love it because it's a day to spend with family and friends and celebrate our great nation and eat some yummy food while having some fun too. There were lots of super cute fun crafts and recipes perfect for the holiday if you still need a little inspiration. These Chocolate Swirl Peanut Butter Bars I shared Monday would be a great … [Read more...]

Chocolate Swirl Peanut Butter Bars

soft, chewy peanut butter cookie base with a generous swirl of melted chocolate, these cookie bars are sure to be a summer time treat the whole family will love.

Thick, chewy peanut butter bars topped with an irresistible chocolate swirl, these Chocolate Swirl Peanut Butter Bars make a great snack everyone will love. A couple of months ago my father in-law gave me a few cookbooks he thought I'd be interested in, one of them was The Amish Cook's Family Favorite Recipes. If you've ever had the opportunity to visit a part of the U.S. where the Amish live, then you know why I was instantly excited about the book. If not, I'll be brief and say then … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #170

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #170 Can you believe June is almost over? Man I feel like summer just started, but really it is already almost half way passed. I could have eaten about one of each of the delicious recipes you all shared last week, seriously… you're ruining my "trying to eat healthy diet"  – just kidding! I love checking out all of the fun crafts, DIY projects and of course the food you guys share each week; it's truly inspiring. Last week the link with the most clicks … [Read more...]

Classic Macaroni Salad

Classic Macaroni Salad

Serve up this Classic Macaroni Salad this Father's Day or at your next backyard BBQ for a quick, simple side dish. Father's Day is Sunday – as in two days away! and I am still scrambling to make sure that it is going to be an enjoyable day for my husband. The good news is that there is one thing I am not worried about and that's what food to serve. Grilling is pretty much the go to way to celebrate dad and this classic macaroni salad is the perfect addition to your BBQ spread. You can … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #169

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #169 How is your summer treating you? We're off to a good start so far, but I am kicking myself just a bit that Father's Day has snuck up on me once again! Yesterday we did a bit of last minute shopping, but my Father's Day gifting is going to be made or broken based on the delivery of the one gift I ordered. I sure hope that you are better off than I am! But enough about my procrastinations, lets get on with the party – Last week the link with the most clicks … [Read more...]

Monster Cookie Snack Mix

Sweet and crunchy Monster Cookie Snack Mix is loaded with peanut buttery flavor, monster cookie crumbs, chocolate chips and M&M candies.

Sweet and crunchy Monster Cookie Snack Mix is loaded with peanut buttery flavor, monster cookie crumbs, chocolate chips and M&M candies. Summer time means movie time for me, I can remember when I was a kid my sister and I would have movie marathons on the rainy days to pass the time. With both of our parents busy at work, we would snack on pretty much anything we could find, we never had a snack as addictive and satisfying as this one. Crunchy Chex cereal is coated in peanut butter … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #168

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #168! Hey guys, welcome back to the party. How is your summer going so far? The kids and I are having a ton of fun and its only the first full week. Last week there were so many great ideas and recipes shared it was very difficult to choose just 4 favorites! Speaking of last week, the link with the most clicks was: Southwestern Shrimp Bisque from I Dig Pinterest A few of my favorite links were: GF Chicken Alfredo Flatbread from … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #167

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #167! Welcome to the party, I hope your week is going well. It's officially summer at my house and the fun has already started! I managed to squeeze in 3 trips to the gym this week before school let out earlier today. We celebrated the last day of school with a little Chick-Fil-A and some time splashing in the pool. Monday I shared these deliciously easy, Gluten Free Chocolate Mini Pies, don't miss out! Last week the link with the … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Chocolate Mini Pies

Gluten Free Chocolate Mini Pies

Thank you Blue Diamond Almonds for sponsoring this post.  Rich chocolate custard atop a sweet and salty almond cracker crust, these Gluten Free Chocolate Mini Pies make a delicious dessert everyone will love! The box doesn't lie, these crackers are irresistible! Plus Blue Diamond Almond Nut-Thins are wheat and gluten-free, so if you have a dietary restriction or just plain love almonds like I do, you will really enjoy them. I liked them so much that I ate them plain, with a little … [Read more...]