Monthly Archives: January 2014

Best Marshmallow Dessert Recipes Ever

Pin It

Have you ever tried to see how many marshmallows you can fit in your mouth?  We’ve all done that, right?  Or… skipped the hot dogs entirely to save room for extra s’mores around the fire?

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the sweetest day of all, here are some creative recipes from the peeps at Peeps, along with other inspirational sugarholics like myself across the web.

Marshmallow Sandwich Cookie

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Marshmallow Sandwich Cookie

Get the Recipe on Best Friends for Frosting 

Funfetti Marshmallows

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Funfetti Marshmallow Recipe

Get the Recipe on Rasbperry Cupcakes

Warm Toasted Marshmallow S’mores Bars

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Betty Crocker Marshmallow Smores Bars

Get the recipe from Betty Crocker

Strawberries & Cream PEEPS Bars

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Strawberries and Cream Peeps Bars

Get the recipe from PEEPS

Southern Divinity Candy

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Southern Divinity Candy

Get the recipe from Culinary Confections by Peabody

No-Bake Marshmallow Fridge Tart

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Southern Divinity Candy

Get the recipe on Simply Delicious

Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn

Get the recipe on Macaroni and Cheesecake

Black Forrest PEEPS Parfait

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Black Forrest Peeps Parfait

Get the recipe from PEEPS

S’mores Cheesecake

Best Marshmallow Recipes - Smores Cheesecake

Get the recipe on Cookies & Cups Continue reading

Snow Day

Pin It

snow day in flagstaff (5)

Since we didn’t get to see a speck of snow over the holidays, we headed to Flagstaff for a couple of days hoping to get in a few runs skiing and snowboarding. The skiing conditions weren’t great, so instead we took the off beaten path and made a day of hiking and playing in the snow. Here were a few highlights…

snow day in flagstaff (1)

These dogs make me so happy. If our igloo had been better furnished, we could have sat there all day watching the beagles running around.

snow day in flagstaff

Continue reading

Peanut Butter Banana Protein Muffins

Pin It

So far we’ve started off the year with lots of hiking and healthy eating as we recovered from holiday over-eating like the rest of America.  One yummy recipe is this sweet dairy-free morning treat: Peanut Butter and Banana (yum!) Protein Muffins, courtesy of Celsius and Angeles Burke.

Peanut Butter Banana Protein Muffins

Peanut Butter and Banana Protein Muffins


  • 2 Tbsp. Peanut Butter
  • 1 Medium Banana Mashed
  • ¼ Cup Oatmeal (Uncooked)
  • 1 Whole Egg
  • ½ Cup Egg Whites
  • 1 Scoop Vanilla Protein
  • 1 Tsp. Baking Powder
  • Dried Banana Chips

Preparation: Continue reading