Monday Squares

The Happy Baker is easily one of my favorite recipe book finds. All of her recipes are non-chalantly related to her dating/home life, which adds a little bit of humor and solidarity to whatever you’re making. As much as I love the book, Yum Yum Squares is not one of my favorite names for a…

Smorgasbord Cookies

Recipe Time! Smorgasbord Cookies Renamed and Adapted from “Erin’s Go-To Cookies” via the book The Happy Baker What You’ll Need 1 cup sugar 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter 1 cup peanut butter 2 tsp. vanilla extract 2 egg 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour 1 ½ cup quick cooking oats 2…

Coconut Truffles

Recipe Time! Coconut Truffles (aka Bunny Tails) from Pizzazzerie No baking involved! What You’ll Need: 1 8oz package cream cheese, softened 4-5 cups powdered sugar 1 tsp almond extract 2-3 cups sweetened coconut (in a bowl for rolling) The How-to: Basically, whip up the cream cheese until it’s no longer clumpy with a hand mixer….