One Bowl Granola Bars with Dark Chocolate


You know we’re all about the healthy snacks over here.  Granola bars are one of our favorites for snacking any time of day.  I think most parents feel the same way because my original granola bar recipe has been one of my most read articles since I posted it four years ago.  Those granola bars will always be a family favorite, but over the years

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies from Our Family Eats

These chocolate chip cookies will rock your world.  Then they’ll rock your universe.  They are insanely, addictingly, scrumptiously dee-lish-usss.  With a capital Dee. Soft and pillowy on the inside with an ever so slight crunch on the outside, this chocolate chip cookie recipe is far and away the best I’ve ever made.  Perhaps even the best I’ve ever tasted. These cookies right here aren’t your

Cookie Recipe | Chocolate Raspberry Sandwich Cookies

chocolate raspberry cookies

Cookie Recipe | Chocolate Raspberry Sandwich Cookie Maybe I’m swept up in the spirit of the season, but I have to admit that I’m in love with this cookie recipe.    They’re adorable, obviously, and they taste just as good as they look.  I had no idea what to expect when I was baking these cookies.  I was inspired by a photo I saw from

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Pumpkin

pumpkin chocolate chip cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect delicious treat for all your holiday celebrations.  They’re simple to make and one batch yields 48 beautiful cookies. Who couldn’t use a few more cookies in their life?  Especially chocolate chip cookies.  Or, even better, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies.  These cookies make the perfect seasonal treat and are a favorite around our house.  Anyone who likes freshly baked, homemade

Chewy, Fruity Breakfast Bars – gluten and sugar free


It’s official, I have no creativity when it comes to naming recipes.  But please don’t hold my lack of creativity against this yummy little breakfast treat.  It’s too good to hold anything like a silly little naming convention against it. If you’ve ever eaten a certain “nutri”-tious breakfast bar that’s full of “grains” you know how sweetly delicious artificial chemicals can be.  Those bars are

Crispy Chocolate Cookie Treats

Crispy Chocolate Cookie Treats – an easy, healthy, no-bake cookie.  When it comes to trying to get my daughter to try new foods I really, truly believe I’m doing everything right.  I always get her involved in the cooking process.  I enforce a strict Three Bite policy at the dinner table.  I constantly reinforce the importance of eating a variety of healthy foods.  And I

Chocolate Banana Breakfast Cookies


Breakfast cookies are always a big hit with my family.  I think it has a lot to do with the fact that they have the word cookie associated with them.  It just makes them seem so much better than plain old muffins.  These are chock full of one of my kids’ favorite ingredients – chocolate – which makes them totally powerless to resist them.  I

Frosting for the Cause

I’m completely and totally confident in the kitchen, but baking has always intimidated me.   When I signed up for Frosting for the Cause I planned to make cupcakes – that’s something I can handle.  I’ve only used royal icing three times in my life so I didn’t want to embarrass myself by showing off my lack of skills among so many talented others.  But