Baking

Baking, Dessert

Peanut Butter + Chocolate Brownies

A sweet treat that is easy to throw together, packs well in a lunch and great for an impromptu gathering! Peanut Butter + Chocolate Brownies are an affordable treat that is guaranteed to curb your peanut butter cup cravings.  Oh, hello! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? It surely was a […]

Baking, Dessert

Chunky Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

If you have a craving for Cookies, look no further. These Chunky Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies are an affordable bakery style treat made with Chunky Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chunks.  Beware! You’ll want more than one. I live near a bakery that has an amazing deal on sandwiches. On pay day I […]

Baking, Breakfast, Side Dish

Basic Budget Biscuits

Hey all! I am excited that I am not only unveiling a new look here at Peppers and Pennies, but also my very first series! This recipe for Basic Biscuits is the first installment of my Budget Basics Series. This series will cover a range of affordable, basic recipes that all […]

Baking, Dessert, Festive

Chocolate Candy Cane Biscotti

GUYS, IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR! Sorry, I’ll calm down. But seriously, it’s December, there is snow on the ground, there are twinkling lights everywhere and it is socially acceptable to wear plaid every darn day. Plus, my dog leaves cute puppy footprints outside in the snow. Could […]

Baking, Dessert, Festive

Hagrid’s Pumpkin Patch Rock Cakes

Happy Hallowe’en!  To celebrate this occasion, I, along with some fellow Food Bloggers, decided to create a dinner party fit for the season.  We created a lovely themed Harry Potter feast that would put the food served at Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington’s Death Day to shame (although, really, any food would do so). My contribution? […]

Baking, Dessert, Festive

Turtle Cheesecake

Okay, I have a problem. I have an insatiable love for chocolate… I can’t hide from it, so I have full-on embraced my problem. Take the other night for example, on a whim I made a chocolate-y, caramel-y Turtle Cheesecake. It was wonderful and glorious and everything perfect. It was also completely devoured […]