Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars

I had a bag of pretzels… it sounds like the beginning of a good joke, doesn’t it? It was the beginning of a good snack. I was cruising Pinterest (where good things often start) and there it was, in color and calling for attention. Chocolate, peanut butter, pretzels, Reese’s Pieces- I had the ingredients, I just needed to get to making it! Continue reading

Pecan Caramel Apple Bars

I was looking for an easy bar recipe. This one looked good because it had sweetened condensed milk poured over it. That’s almost always a good idea. Things get chewy and caramel-y. I really wanted to use up some apples that were languishing away in the fridge. The recipe only called for 2 apples but I used 3. After I cored and peeled the apples they weren’t a large amount anyway. Continue reading

Rice Krispies Bars with Peanut Butter

I wanted chocolate and peanut butter and to use up a few cups of Rice Krispies that I’d found in a recent search and destroy mission in my cupboards. I searched for a recipe on Pinterest and found just the one. It would also use up a bag of mini marshmallows I’d found on my cleaning mission. It was meant to be.. until I found I already had a post on Peanut Butter Rice Krispies Bars. Continue reading