Archive of ‘Blondies and and Cookie Bars’ category

Peanut Butter Blondie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Posted on June 2, 2017

Father’s Day means grillin’ and chillin’ in the summertime heat, and Peanut Butter Blondie Ice Cream Sandwiches fit the bill for a cool finish to any BBQ celebration. The blondies are rich and chewy, perfect for pairing with ice cream. Served plain, rolled in crunchy toppings, or dipped in chocolate, they’re a surefire way to […]


A Taste of Home ~ and a Giveaway!

Posted on October 26, 2016

Disclaimer: Quarto Cooks generously provided the cookbooks for this post and giveaway.  I was not compensated in any other way, and all the opinions expressed are my own. Isn’t it amazing how the smells and flavors of food can instantly transport us to another time and place?  I think that’s why we find it so comforting […]


Girl Scout Cookie Creations: Savannah Smiles Lemon Shortbread

Posted on February 20, 2016

What’s better than a cookie?  A cookie that’s made with a Girl Scout Cookie, of course! I’ve cooked up s’more fun (sorry, couldn’t help myself) with lemony-sweet Savannah Smiles from the Girl Scouts Greater Los Angeles Council.  I decided it would be a fine idea to crush them and incorporate them into my Lemon Shortbread for […]


Butterscotch Blondies

Posted on January 22, 2015

Today is Blondie Day!  Not as in the old comic strip Blondie – yes, I do remember it! – but as in those deliciously sweet not-chocolate-brownies (which is why they’re called Blondies, of course). Blondie never mentioned these in the comic strip, but if she had the recipe I’m positive she’d have made these for […]