That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Peanut Butter Krispie Brownies on white plates

Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies

Triple the decadence with a batch of these irresistible Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies! These Peanut Butter Krispie Brownies have three tasty layers: brownies, marshmallows and chocolate, peanut butter rice krispies! Peanut Butter Krispie...

Gruyere Potato Cakes | Cheesy, herbed mashed potatoes fried to perfection

Gruyere Potato Cakes

These Gruyere Potato Cakes are a splendid side dish on their own or tasty appetizer topped with creme fraiche, herbs, and even smoked salmon. Gruyere Potato Cakes Lambeau, our furry family member, loves when...

A piece of carrot cake on a plate

Pumpkin Bars

There is finally a touch of fall in the air…and the cool crisp mornings have me thinking about my favorite autumn desserts. These Pumpkin Bars are at the top of the list. Some of my foodie...

S'mores Cookies on a white plate over a red napkin

S’more Cookies (AKA S’mookies)

If you like s’mores, you will adore these…incredibly rich, gooey and yummy. These are made with graham cracker crumbs, chocolate chunks and mini-marshmallows. My baking friend, Danielle, was featuring these for her bake along...

Buttermilk Corn Muffin cut in half with a pat of butter on a square white plate

Buttermilk Corn Muffins

Tender, delicious Buttermilk Corn Muffins with enough sweetness to make them irresistible! So versatile and quick to throw together. Cornbread Muffins are an easy side when serving a game day bowl of chili or a...

A piece of fudgy brownie on a plate

Fudgy Brownies

Yeah, yeah, yeah…I know I have a zillion brownie posts. But I thought it might be fun to do a side by side comparison of brownies made with cocoa powder and those made with...

one crab cake on a white plate garnished with a lime slice and ailoli

Crab Cakes with Avocado Aioli

When we first got married, the only seafood Bill would eat was salmon loaf and tuna casserole…I’m not even sure those qualify as seafood. Slowly, he’s expanded his repertoire to include salmon, shrimp and,...

Raspberry Magic cookie bar on a white plate

Magic Raspberry Cookie Bars

I just love Magic Cookie Bars! Ooey, gooey and coconutty. But all I need is one or two nibbles and I’ve had my fill…and since the picky family won’t eat these, I have to...

Hummus | Classic Hummus simply flavored with lemon and garlic

Mim’s Lebanese Hummus

Mim’s  Lebanese Hummus is simply garbanzo beans, hummus, lemon, garlic, and salt, it’s heavenly! As a bonus, this Homemade Hummus Recipe is super easy to make. You’ll want to make another batch as soon...

A piece of chocolate truffle brownie on a plate

Truffle Brownies Version 2~

So many brownie recipes, so little time! This one comes from the Hearty Boys, Chicago caterers who won The Next Food Network Star. The gang loved my earlier truffle brownies, and these are just...

Grilled pork with plum sauce on a cutting board

Grilled Pork with Plum Sauce~

On a recent trip to northern Michigan, I found the elusive plum jam I needed for my first attempt at rugelach. A girlfriend bought some, too, but hers was for a favorite pork recipe...