Vanilla Almond Brownie

Vanilla Almond Brownie

A brownie that isn’t chocolate – what’s the point?  I 80% agree that there is no point in making a chocolate free brownie…but 20% of the time I get it…and after eating these Vanilla Almond Brownies I get it 50-100% of the time.  Seriously they are rich, buttery, and flavored with just the right amount of almond and vanilla flavor.  As I was eating them I considered giving up chocolate F.O.R.E.V.E.R.  No worries – I did eventually come to my senses once I came out of my vanilla coma, but these are definitely good enough to make you forget about chocolate for a moment at least.

Vanilla Almond Brownie

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Sugar Cookies with Strawberry Frosting

Sugar Cookies with Strawberry Frosting

When I think about Valentine’s Day a few things immediately come to mind; passing out Valentines to friends (I don’t do that anymore, but I loved it as a kid), hearts, pink (I love the color pink), over-priced flowers, chocolate, … Continue reading 

Roasted Lemon Garlic Green Beans

Roasted Lemon Garlic Green Beans

Happy Monday everyone!  Did anyone watch the Super Bowl yesterday?  We did.  The Super Bowl is one of the few times a year when we are actually social and invite people over, and it was a good time.  I watched about … Continue reading