Snowy Candy Surprise Brownies, for a winter and Valentine treat!

Whether you make these Snowy Candy Surprise Brownies for a wintery treat or Valentine's Day, you will find that they are a delightful change from traditional chocolate brownies. The surprise is in the brownies! One day, Randa and I made these Snowy Candy Surprise Brownies. It was winter, and at the time, I was working on my "Winter Wonderland of Sweets" e-book. I was on the "lookout" for "snowy" treats. I found a recipe for a chocolate candy brownie, so we decided to make a few adjustments and add a surprise! The surprise is in the chopped candies that is folded into the batter. We didn't, however, put nuts in these brownies because the recipe didn't call for them. But there are nuts in the Snickers candies. Randa is going to be a … [Read more...]

Mama’s Peanut Butter Heart Cookies for Valentine’s Day

Peanut Butter and Chocolate . . . the perfect combination for Valentine's Day! Happy Valentine's Day! Why not make Mama's Peanut Butter Heart Cookies as a sweet treat for your loved ones? The cookie recipe is my Mama's Peanut Butter Cookies that she made for us when we were children, and still makes them today. I decided to add the Dove chocolate heart for a Valentine "garnish" . . . something I saw on Pinterest a few times. So, I named these cookies after Mama, since the cookie is her--Mama's Peanut Butter Heart Cookies:) These are a PERFECT treat for Valentine's Day! After all . . . who doesn't love peanut butter and chocolate? Making Mama's Peanut Butter Heart Cookies . . . Mama's Peanut Butter Heart Cookies will be one of the … [Read more...]