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

Chex Scotcheroos

Chex Scotcharoos

Chex Scotcharoos

Special K bars are one of our family favorites.  They are so easy to make I have the recipe memorized!  When I saw this recipe for pretty much the same bars, using Chex cereal, I was curious.  I wondered what the larger pieces of cereal would do to the flavors of the bars.  And with more chips and peanut butter in the frosting, how would that change our traditional bars?  I bought Chex to find out! Continue reading

Ronni’s Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

My friend Ronni always made the best peanut butter cookies.  She made the kind of cookies that were light and dissolved in your mouth.  I tried to replicate them for years and finally realized you have to follow the directions explicitly.  The ingredients have to be beaten in separately, as listed.  No trying to take shortcuts and throw them all together!  This recipe means business! Continue reading