Pecan Pie Topped Brownies

These Pecan Pie Topped Brownies (adapted from Half Baked Harvest) were a featured dessert at last year’s Thanksgiving dinner. They had a lot of mixed reviews; people either loved them or were just copacetic with them. Personally, I prefer pecan pie, but these are an excellent option for your chocaholic guest. Pecan Pie Topped Brownies […]

Banana Caramel Chocolate Chip Pecan Oatmeal Pudding Cookies

I haven’t posted a pudding chip cookie recipe in a while, and this one fits the bill for a yummy breakfast or after school snack. It has a double wallop of flavor, both from the instant banana pudding mix and the caramel frosting creations pecans. Toss in some smoothly rich milk chocolate chips, chewy rolled […]

Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan Pie Bar with a happy helping of whipped cream      Every Thanksgiving, I bake a homemade pecan pie as one of our desserts. Everyone at our meal also usually opts for a slice, so there usually are not too many leftovers. This year I decided to try something different and baked pecan pie […]

Pecan Pie Balls

Pecan Pie Balls      One of my husband’s favorite cookies are date balls. I had some extra Rice Krispies in the house, and thought I would do a spin on his regular date balls. I substituted pecans for the walnuts and used all brown sugar instead of the granulated. The result? A no bake […]


     One of my husband’s favorite candy bars are the Turtles. I’ve been buying him a pack when I get groceries, and I thought I might try to bake them myself. They were not difficult to make at all, and you only need three main ingredients: caramels, pecans, and chocolate chips.      Although […]