Pinheads Revisited – Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookie

Nobody around here thought very highly of them, unfortunately. Here’s where they are today:     “Nuff said.

Peppermint as a Spider Repellent – My Spidey Senses are Tingling…with Freshness

We live near some woods, so every time I go to check the mail, I get a slight case of arachnophobia. I don’t know if they are living in there, or they use… Continue reading

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

With that many delicious-sounding words in the title, it would have to be a good cookie, right?  I mean, we like all the things mentioned in the title, so it stands to reason… Continue reading

Snickerdoodle Muffins – Oh. My. God. (Book 2)

A few months ago, I made some Snickerdoodle bread that was ridonkulously good. And, since it is officially autumn, I am in full-on cinnamon mode. So when I came across a recipe for… Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Cookies – Can I get a Hellz Yeah?

Back in the spring, a friend of mine told me about the pleasures of chocolate chip cheesecake cookies. I was busy with some other recipes at the time, but I made a mental… Continue reading

Cinnamon Streusel Banana Bread

I don’t know about you, but to paraphrase my middle son, those are some of my favorite words right there. I like banana bread, I love cinnamon, so what couldn’t go right with… Continue reading

Something funny for your Saturday

Hi — I didn’t revisit any Pinheads this week, so I just thought I would post something funny that I found on the boards recently. Hope you are enjoying the weekend. We’ll be… Continue reading

Nipping a Cough with Eucalyptus Oil

To be honest, I have not had much success in the past with homeopathic or natural remedies. There was the detox bath, of course, and the lackluster performances of the vinegar and baking… Continue reading

Nutella Cookies – Must Nut Be My Thing

  Nutella cookies…mmm, the idea sounds so delicious. You may not have noticed this, but there is A LOT of Nutella on Pinterest. I’m okay with Nutella, the chocolate-hazelnut spread from Italy, but… Continue reading

Glazed Donut Muffins – Not Quite as Good as the Real Thing

Fact: Donuts are one of the best tasting things in the world. Done right, they are soft on the outside, airy on the inside and just sugary enough to nearly melt on your… Continue reading