Chocolate Chip Coffee Cake

My 12 year old son wanted to make me a cake for Mother’s Day. Let me follow that up with the fact that I don’t like people in my kitchen. I’m a bit of a control freak that way :). And since he is not very experienced it takes him forEVER to make anything. However,…

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

It’s fall and harvest time! We went to the valley to get apples, pumpkins, pears and take the kids to a corn maze. They had a blast and I have baked a pumpkin in the oven from our trip to use in some recipes. I just halved a sugar pumpkin, scooped out the seeds and…

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

This is my go to Banana Muffin that I have used for years. I always add a bit of vinegar in with the milk to help them rise a little higher as bananas tend to weigh muffins down. The kids will eat pretty much anything if there’s chocolate chips involved so these muffins are always…

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

It’s that time of year! School lunch packing time….yeah! Yes, that was sarcastic. 🙂 It is hard trying to get lunches planned that avoid a lot of prepackaged items. These cookies are really yummy and your kids won’t even notice the oatmeal in them! Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies Cream together: 1 cup butter 1 cup packed…

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love making cookies that make me feel like I am giving my kids something healthier than the average cookie. These cookies are loaded with oats and I put some flax seed meal in them too which also helps with replacing eggs. I like using large flake oats as it gives the cookies a nice…