Thin Mint Brownies

Thin Mint Brownies

Alright. I totally wasn't anticipating to find Girl Scout cookies until later this month or early next month. But I found some in a 'drive through' situation (FTW!)...and bought some. And then promptly ate them. But while I wait for my beloved Thin Mints, I can always count on these brownies. It's a few simple additions to any brownie batter that really matters! I prefer … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Cinnamon Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Cinnamon Chip Cookies Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com-2

Yup, yup. This is a super basic Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe, with the chocolate chips swapped out for cinnamon chips, plus the addition of a secret spice. Two weeks ago, I snatched a couple bags from the store to try in a new recipe and ended up with some extra cinnamon chips so I made these amazing cookies. These might become 'our family cookie'... 1 kid likes … [Read more...]

Chocolate Lava Popcorn

Chocolate Lava Popcorn | 5DollarDinners.com

This stuff will knock your socks off. We love making popcorn in the air popper. Just the other day, the kids figured out that they could put the popped popcorn back into popper and it will fly everywhere when they plug it back in! (Yes, I was watching...and was curious as to what they were up to and closely supervised the entire event. I had just popped some popcorn and … [Read more...]

Sourdough Chocolate Muffins

Sourdough Chocolate Muffins | 5DollarDinners.com

Chocolate + Muffin in the same recipe title. OH YEAH BABY! These are perfectly moist, delicious and sweet with a simple powdered sugar topping and a side of fresh fruit. (Because the fresh fruit accompaniment means that we can have more chocolate, right? right? right?) Bake them up, dust them with a little powdered sugar, toss a couple berries onto the plate and you are … [Read more...]

7 Droolworthy Slow Cooker Dessert Recipes

Slow Cooker Pear Blueberry Crumble

Morning friend! I wanted to share my very first article on Parade Magazine's Community Table blog! It's a collection of 7 Droolworthy Slow Cooker Recipes from myself and a few of my blogging pals! Slow Cooker Pear Blueberry Crumble Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Crisp Slow Cooker Dulce de Leche Slow Cooker Cherry Chocolate Cake Slow Cooker Bread Pudding Slow Cooker … [Read more...]