Peanut Butter & Jelly Bars

July 24, 2012
Kitchenarian Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

The lazy days of summer…. …. are starting to feel a bit hurried. After the 4th of July, summer always feels like it is on the downward slide and I find myself trying to check off my summer to do list before fall and back to school activities consume all of my attention and summer […]

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Spicy Thai Peanut Sauce

July 19, 2012
Kitchenarian Spicy Thai Peanut Sauce

“The secret is in the sauce.” I have heard people say that the difference between preparing foods at home and dining out is often the amazing sauces created in the restaurants. If you can create those sauces at home, you never have to eat out again. Well, I think that while a lot of that […]

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Kahlua Brownies

July 16, 2012
Kitchenarian Kahlua Brownies

I miss vacation. Just a couple of weeks ago our family was away with friends hangin’ out and just relaxing. Today I am sitting at my desk working on three different projects with looming deadlines. I will admit, vacation is a bit more relaxing than it used to be. I remember the days of piling […]

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Glazed Doughnut Ice Cream

July 10, 2012
Kitchenarian Glazed Doughnut Ice Cream

This is so bad, but oh so good. I don’t usually buy doughnuts. It’s not that I don’t like them, but more because they are so bad for you. One doughnut is not too bad, but who can eat just one?? Not me. I might eat the whole box if I had them in the […]

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Asian Slaw

July 6, 2012
Kitchenarian Asian Slaw

Occasionally, I work at The Husband’s office. Sometimes I help him with a few things and sometimes I just need a change of scenery to work on my own writing projects. What does he do, you ask? Well, at home we call him a computer guru, but I guess technically he is a web developer. […]

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Chocolate Graham Crackers

July 3, 2012
Kitchenarian Chocolate Graham Crackers

Oh yes you can. Yes, you can make chocolate graham crackers that look like the ones from the box, but taste way better. I made some graham crackers last week to go with a chocolate chip cookie dough dip and I promised to give you the recipe. And, yes, it was as good as it […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip with Homemade Chocolate Graham Crackers Plus A Sweet Giveaway!

June 30, 2012
Kitchenarian Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

Did someone say cookie dough? Throughout my life, I have been caught many times with my fingers in the bowl of cookie dough. In the 70’s and 80’s it was a guiltless pleasure. We didn’t know any better and it was almost expected when you made a batch of chocolate chip cookie dough. I can’t […]

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Lemon Cake with Lemon-Vanilla Glaze

June 21, 2012
Kitchenarian Lemon Cake with Lemon-Vanilla Glaze

Oh hey, how is your summer going? I stepped out of the kitchen for a bit, but I am back. Where have I been, you ask? What could take me away from this? I didn’t intend to be gone for so long, but I got swept away with life. I spent March and April on […]

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Bailey’s Frosting

March 17, 2012
KItchenarian Chocolate Cupcakes with Bailey's Frosting

Happy St. Patty’s Day, everyone! I thought that the holiday festivities this weekend would be a great way to get back into the kitchen now that I am home on Spring Break. Having recently turned 21, I knew that I had to make this a true Irish treat. Last year the Kitchenarian made some awesome […]

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“Cinnamon Toast” Marshmallows And a Sweet Giveaway!

March 14, 2012
Kitchenarian Cinnamon Toast Marshmallows

Madness you say? Oh yes! There is a bit of madness going on this month, and I’m not talkin’ basketball! Awhile back I was asked to participate in the launch of Shauna Sever’s new cookbook, Marshmallow Madness. And since I don’t care anything for basketball and I LOVE homemade marshmallows, I thought it would be […]

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