Being very proud of my German heritage, I’ve spent my life fascinated by German food. (OK, I’m only a quarter German but I’m proud and fascinated nonetheless.) Growing up I wanted to make all the German things—sauerkraut, spatzle, German chocolate cake. Then when I was like 12, I read somewhere that German chocolate cake isn’t […]
Chocolate lovers unite! And bake a cake. . .or cookies or brownies. Or all three! Whatever your favorite way to eat chocolate, there's a recipe here for you. Try this Milky Way cake, or these chocolate profiteroles, or this tuxedo cake. Or one of the many other amazing chocolate desserts you'll find right here!
A more appropriate name for this concoction might be “Kitchen Sink Krispie Treats.” Or “Clean out Your Cupboard Krispie Treats.” Or “I Think I’ve Died and Gone to Heaven Krispie Treats.” With the Nutella, the butterscotch, and the popcorn—not to mention the marshmallows and Rice Krispies—these treats are full of all the good stuff. […]
Indecision is the story of my life. I want salty and sweet. I want to stay in bed all day but still have a social life. I want a toothpaste that whitens but also has fluoride and tastes like peppermint and has a jaunty red stripe down the middle and is recommended by three out […]
So yep. We’re going there today. Peanut Butter Marshmallow Explosion Brownies. Are they over-the-top enough for you? Let it never be said that I do things halfway. . . I’ve made versions of these treats for years; this one literally brought tears to my eyes (in a good way) and this one has made me […]
Hey, guess what?!?! IBK (yep, that’s Itsy-Bitsy Kitchen) turned six months old a couple of weeks ago! Six months! And I didn’t realize it until two days ago. Whomp-whomp. To celebrate (the half-birthday that I forgot about) I made us some cupcakes. But not just any ordinary cupcakes. Uh-uh, these are special. These are worthy […]