Trader Joe’s Best (Addicting) Items

A round-up of my favorite addictive snacks from Trader Joe's

This isn’t one of those “here are the healthiest items at Trader Joe’s” or “you can make a week of meals for $25 with this Trader Joe’s grocery list” article. This is a binge-worthy “you must try these foods if you have a soul, a stomach, and you’re not lactose or gluten intolerant” type of article. more »

MORE Zing and Pep Cookies

MORE Zing and MORE Pep Cookies

While pondering what to name these cookies, I thought about how a reasonable person likely never would have made them. MORE MORE MORE is my motto. Chocolate ice cream with caramel swirls and sea salt and raspberries and hot fudge and sprinkles and cookie dough and brownie chunks? I’m in. Moderation is for punks. Okay, okay, I don’t more »

Mini Apple Pies (with salted caramel!)

Salted Caramel Apple Mini Pie

So, it’s almost fall. Blah, blah pumpkin spice latte. Though pumpkin doesn’t thrill me, I loooove salted caramel ANYTHING (except salted caramel pumpkins). Like a small child recklessly driving a Barbie Jeep, it hit me – fall apples are the perfect excuse to consume lots of salted caramel! And so I searched our beloved Pinterest and came across more »

Mini Maple Cookies

mid-week treat. okay, these aren’t the healthiest cookies; but, i mean, maple! i tend to be into classic desserts: brownies, chocolate chip cookies, etc. i’m all for a good macaron, but nothing beats the basics for me. warning: even better with sea salt on top, but far more dangerous. ||| enjoy! – r ||| ingredients: 1/2 more »

First Dessert of Summer

It finally feels like summer!  What better to do on a hot summer night than create the perfect dessert for the next day? The following is a rendition of Sweetapolita‘s  Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Tart   Ÿ – This process from start to finish is an overnight deal (but worth it)!  If you’re in need of an more »