Peanut Butter-Banana Sandwich Bread Pudding With Caramel Sauce

Wow…it’s been quite some time since I posted!  It’s been super busy this Spring and ending my son’s first year in High School, golf season, etc.  Plus, I have been on a new road to healthy eating, concentrating on preparing foods that will help me lose weight and keep all my stats in check!  It is working…since March 25, I have lost 22 pounds, and I feel really good.  But, focusing so much on that goal, hasn’t left me a  lot of time for writing and posting.  Guess I’m not a multi-tasker…. however, healthy foods can be yummy, so I will get back to sharing some of my new recipe tips soon.  But when I posted a pic of this on Instagram, many people requested the recipe, so I am happy to share.   Continue reading “Peanut Butter-Banana Sandwich Bread Pudding With Caramel Sauce”

Peanut Butter Fudge

My sweet mother, who has challenges when it comes to baking, shared this recipe with me several years ago.  It came from a Taste of Home cookbook, I believe, and it couldn’t be easier.  She told me that if SHE could make it with success, anyone could.  It has only 2 ingredients…3 if you add the optional nuts.  It comes out perfectly every time, and it wouldn’t be the holidays unless I made a batch of it.  My son requests it every year.  Make an extra batch, and you can be a rock star when you give it as a gift!  So, here is my next offering in my “12 Weeks of Holidays” series.  Enjoy!  Continue reading “Peanut Butter Fudge”

Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

We’ve all had the delicious rice crispy treats a million times.  They are a childhood…and adulthood favorite for sure.  But, when I was in elementary school a 100 years ago, our cafeteria made a similar treat with corn flakes instead of rice cereal and added peanut butter.  They were really tasty, and I always looked forward to their appearance on the divided tray!  Now that the kids are back in school…I thought this would be a nice treat to throw in the lunch box…or to have as a snack after school.  Sooooo easy! Continue reading “Peanut Butter Crispy Treats”