Desserts


Peach Pops

Made with ripe peaches and yogurt, these Peach Pops are the perfect summer treat – sweet, refreshing and guilt-free! Jump to the recipe. I guess it’s as good a time as any to admit I don’t gracefully handle Mother Nature’s extremes. This is not for lack of effort. You’ll be […]

Peach Pops made with peaches and yogurt

Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies-3

Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies 2

I can’t believe we haven’t talked about chocolate peanut butter pie yet. I can’t believe I haven’t told you about the biggest, most epic peanut butter cup of your life. Except, that I have. I shared it with you in April of 2011 and completely forgot! April is this blog’s […]


Chocolate Chip cookies

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

My apartment building caught fire once. It started in the front bedroom of a corner unit. Pillows of black smoke poured from the windows. Small children ran barefoot into the street. Parents frantically counted, checked, and double-checked that everyone had made it out. My roommate yelled to hurry as she […]


Blackberry Cheesecake Squares Dipped in Chocolate

A couple weekends ago, we planned menus, I made countless salads, and he packed up the truck for the two and a half hour drive east of the mountains. We were headed to The Gorge – to Watershed – to a three-day music festival extravaganza. It rocked my world. Literally. […]

No Sugar Added Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake Squares

Duke of Earl Cookies by Kristen Jensen in Darigolds FRESH magazine

Duke of Earl Cookies

Not long ago I flew to Boise. It was a quaint city that felt more like a town than a metropolis. The mountains seemed to spill into the city streets. Cars actually stopped for pedestrians. Shop owners smiled when I walked through the door. Back alley pubs sported large patios. […]