Tag: Dessert

Apple & Oat Mix-in-the-Pan Bars

Apple & Oat Mix-in-the-Pan Bars

  One glorious summer, we lived in a house that had a large field out back with a couple apple and pear trees. The landlord told us we could harvest the fruit. Not one to turn down free food, I carted a big soup pot […]

Chocolate “Juicing Muffins” (With Carrot Cake Variation)

Chocolate “Juicing Muffins” (With Carrot Cake Variation)

  Earlier this week, I shared that I didn’t think juicing was in the cards for me. Between the mountains of fresh produce and the piles of leftover juicing fiber, how can fresh fruit and vegetable juice fit into a frugal budget? UNTIL I found some […]

Oat & Berry Bars (Frugal, Vegan, Low Sugar)

Oat & Berry Bars (Frugal, Vegan, Low Sugar)

  This post contains an affiliate link, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here.   Before my crunchy people jump all over me, read this, because it makes these breakfast bars […]

5 Ways Watermelon Cakes are Easier & Faster Than You Think

5 Ways Watermelon Cakes are Easier & Faster Than You Think

  What does it mean when your signature cake is not actually a cake? You know I tease Pinterest-Moms (if they even exist), but lemme tell you. Pinterest saves my hiney multiple times a week. Need a recipe? Pinterest. Frugal but creative storage solution? Pinterest. […]

Healthier, 1-Bowl Banana Bread

Healthier, 1-Bowl Banana Bread

  I know there are 28,758,583 banana bread recipes out there, but trust me. Most bakers have a banana bread recipe they swear by. Somewhere along the way they found the worn out index card in Grandma’s recipe box. Or more recently, their bananas went bad again […]

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Oats are awesome. They are cheap, naturally gluten-free, and oh-so versatile. They’re one of my favorite frugal grains. I know if you let oatmeal sit out too long it turns to cement, but hear me out. You can make other great things with oats. Like […]

Strawberry Breakfast Cake

Strawberry Breakfast Cake

  Strawberry season is all too short. I know grocery stores are still carrying the little beauties, but nothing beats the taste of a local strawberry. I’m especially sad to see them go. Usually, we buy a lot of these (some local, some not) and freeze […]