Tag: peanut butter

Butterscotch Avalanche Bars

Butterscotch Avalanche Bars are a melding of two favorites into one treat that exceeds the sum of its parts!

For two years, I’ve been trying to think of a way to incorporate one of my essential holiday treats into my seasonal posts.

Not in an every-day-I’m-agonizing-over-it kind of way, but in a how can I make this my own? manner, because the recipe I’ve used since I was a kid is not my own. …

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Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

Peanut Butter Cup Brownies for OXO's Cookies for Kids' Cancer #OXOGoodCookies

Disclosure: OXO provided me with a brownie baking set in order to develop the recipe for this post. OXO will donate $100 to Cookies for Kids’ Cancer for each blog post dedicated to this campaign in October, including this one.

Every year I look forward to when OXO approaches me to develop a recipe for …

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Peanut Butter Blondies with Chocolate Ganache and Local Theater

Peanut Butter Blondies with Chocolate Ganache - Poet in the Pantry

I spent my weekend immersed in theater.

A joy I have denied myself for much of the last 2 decades, even though I not only once enjoyed being a part of the audience, but actually appeared on stage from time to time, as well. My credits are so old now I can barely recall them–juror …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream - Poet in the Pantry

Disclosure: I received products from OXO in exchange for this post. All opinions and photos remain my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that help make this blog possible.

I planned on writing about the weather and how it hasn’t been as hot as usual. How there have been no car cookies this summer, …

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Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream

Peanut Butter Banana "Ice Cream" - poet in the pantry

I love making ice cream. When you make it yourself, you have complete control over the ingredients, the flavors, the texture–you are the mastermind here, no longer subject to the whims of big brand manufacturers and the stores that stock their freezers with them. Anything you dream of can be made a reality–it’s all in …

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Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Jam Bars

chocolate chip peanut butter jam bars

Right now is the beginning of the best day ever – Chocolate Peanut Butter Day! Hosted by Carla of Chocolate Moosey and Miriam of Overtime Cook, more than 30 bloggers are sharing their favorite chocolate peanut butter recipes, ranging from cookies and bars to scones and muffins. Follow the hashtag #chocPBday on social media and …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies…Again

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

In life, there are certain answers that are indisputable, leaving no room for interpretation. 2+2 will always equal 4, for example. Others are open invitations to a world of infinite possibilities. How many ways can you add 2 numbers to equal 4, for example. More often than not, there are a multitude of angles from …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Prelude

peanut butter chocolate chip cookies

By the time you read this, I will be en route to New York City. Twice within a week?, you say. I’m basking in my good fortune.

As I mentioned in my prior post, Friday night I learned that I was one of the bloggers chosen by Cookbook Create to tour the test kitchens of …

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PB&J Grilled Cheese

PB&J Grilled Cheese

Did you know that April is National Grilled Cheese month? An entire month devoted to that melty, cheesy goodness from childhood! As far as I’m concerned, every day can be grilled cheese day—I can’t get enough of it, even as an adult! Grilled cheese is nostalgia. Whether it got you through some lean times …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

PB and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Bananas are the sore losers of the fruit bowl in our house. Last ones picked for the team, they wither away on the table, begging for affection that is now denied. There was a time in my 5-year-old’s life when he would couldn’t stop eating bananas, gobbling 3 a day and asking for more. That seems …

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