That Skinny Chick Can Bake

Chocolate Mousse~

Poor Bill got called into work at 3 AM, so being the sweet, conscientious wife that I am…hahaha, I figured whipping up something chocolate would be a thoughtful gesture. I pulled out my Julia...

Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies

Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies

Triple the decadence with a batch of these irresistible Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies! Peanut Butter Krispie Topped Brownies After yoga practice this week, a friend asked me if I had ever made bars with...

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...

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'mookies | All the amazing flavors of s'mores in gooey, chewy cookies

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...

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...

A mini pavlova on a round white plate

Mini Pavlovas

If you’re looking for an easy, elegant dessert, these Mini Pavlovas topped with sweetened whipped cream and fruit hit the mark.  Who wouldn’t love having their own Individual Pavlova? They melt in your mouth...

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,...