Peanut Butter Truffles {Sunday Sweeties}

Peanut Butter Truffles

Peanut Butter Truffles

My mother made peanut butter cups in the form of squares for years at Christmas. We looked forward to those probably more than any other of the treats she made. I made them for many years myself before I realized we were finally burned out on pb squares. This year they made a comeback.  In round form. Continue reading

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies (Sunday Sweeties)

PB Cup Cookies

PB Cup Cookies

The simplest cookie in my baking repertoire is the one that disappears the fastest. I’ve made it for so many years I’ve almost memorized the recipe, and most years I double it because it’s so popular. I’m not sure what it was originally called, but we call it the Peanut Butter Cup Cookie. It’s a peanut butter cookie with a peanut butter cup stuck in it after baking. Continue reading

Girls Night and Filled Cupcakes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Filled Cupcakes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Filled Cupcakes

Granddaughter Bella and I were having a Girls Night, complete with sleepover, snacks, and Wii games.  Before we hit the snacks and Wii, we needed to bake cupcakes for a family birthday party the next day.  Bella loves to bake and was excited about filling cupcakes.  This was going to be a new experience for both of us. Continue reading