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How to Make Cookie Bars

Published July 21, 2011        by Nicole

peanut butter bar1 150x150 How to Make Cookie BarsIf you love the idea of home baked cookies but not the time required to stand at the counter doling out the raw batter, opt for the cookie bar. It’s a cousin of the drop cookie. Instead of scooping out mounds of raw batter and refilling the cookie sheets when one batch is baked, you do all the pan filling once and forget it. Bake your cookie bars as you would a brownie or other pan cookie. You spread the dough after you’ve prepared it and then bake as directed in the recipe. The real key is to wait until the entire pan has cooled before cutting into the bars. If you cut too soon, you’ll only get messy-edged bars that don’t hold their shape. Have fun with these recipes for cookie bars. Chocolate Toffee Bars (courtesy of These cookies are much simpler to make Read more

How To Make Diabetic Brownies

Published July 06, 2011        by Sarah

Cristiano Betta1 150x150 How To Make Diabetic BrowniesWhen you have diabetes, it is easy to think that your favorite foods are on a “bad” list and you cannot enjoy them without damaging your health.  While it is true that changes in your diet will help you lead a healthier life, there is still room to indulge in your favorite foods.  With a few modifications, you can still eat cookies, cake, or your beloved peanut butter cups.  When you learn how to make sugar-free desserts, you will start to see that you are not as restricted as you may have thought.  They're also great to give to friends with diabetes for brownie gifts or diabetic cookies. Put your sweet tooth on hold for a few minutes while you learn to make diabetic brownies. One hundred years ago, about one percent of the population had diabetes; today, one-third of us will have Read more

Peanut Butter Cup Bars

Published September 17, 2010        by Rae Ann

5647675841 17296d56d9 z 150x150 Peanut Butter Cup Bars MMMM Peanut Butter and Chocolate - a wonderful combination.  If you're looking for bars to make for a special gathering, or simply as an indulgence for your family, this recipe is sure to please! Ingredients: 1 cup butter or margarine, melted 2 cups graham cracker crumbs 2 cups confectioners' sugar 1 cup peanut butter 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 4 tablespoons peanut butter Directions: In a medium bowl, mix together the butter or margarine, graham cracker crumbs, confectioners' sugar, and 1 cup peanut butter until well blended. Press evenly into the bottom of an ungreased 9x13 inch pan. In a metal bowl over simmering water, or in the microwave, melt the chocolate chips with the peanut butter, stirring occasionally until smooth. Spread over the prepared Read more

Chocolate Marshmallow Bars Recipe

Published June 24, 2010        by Rae Ann

shutterstock 109237283 150x150 Chocolate Marshmallow Bars Recipe Mmmmmm! Ooey gooey marshmallow sandwiched by chocolate layers, what could be better?  Gone are the day of simple cookies and here are the days of delicious innovations. Here's  a recipe that you may want to double, and they'll be gobbled up fast! Ingredients: 3/4 cup butter, softened 1-1/2 cups sugar 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1-1/3 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons baking cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup chopped nuts, optional 4 cups miniature marshmallows Topping 1-1/3 cups semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup peanut butter 3 tablespoons butter 2 cups crisp rice cereal Directions: In a small bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in Read more

S'Mores Cookie Bars Recipe

Published June 10, 2010        by Rae Ann

DSC 5803 150x150 SMores Cookie Bars Recipe Mmmmm S'mores!  It's summer, which means campfires, which means S'mores!  Here's a delicious recipe that you don't have to haul wood for!  Make delicious S'mores right in your kitchen with all the ooey gooey goodness as the original. Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 1 large egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/3 cups all purpose flour 3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 2 king-sized milk chocolate bars (e.g. Hershey’s) 1 1/2 cups marshmallow creme/fluff (not melted marshmallows) Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease an 8-inch square baking pan. In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until light. Beat in egg and vanilla. In a small bowl, whisk together flour, graham Read more