Gluten-Free Peppermint Bark Brownies Recipe

Gluten-Free Peppermint Bark Brownies

There’s a bit of story and history behind these Gluten-Free Peppermint Bark Brownies… I first made Peppermint Bark Brownies way back in 2006 in the early days of Cafe Johnsonia. Back then CJ was called Just Recipes. That was a very long time ago in blog years! The idea for the brownies came from my […]

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Aran Goyoaga’s Hazelnut Butter Toffee

I just finished stocking my baking cupboard with more nuts. It’s amazing how quickly I go through them! I love putting a handful into my smoothies or grabbing some for a quick snack on the way out the door. There’s always a sprinkling of nuts on my salads or bowl of oatmeal. Hazelnuts are one […]

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Airheads Candy Mini Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

Airheads was one of the awesome sponsors of Alt Design Summit this year.  I have always loved Airheads.  They have been one of my favorite fruity candies since I was a kid.  (My kids love them too.) A challenge was issued to create an original Valentine’s treat using Airheads.  I’m sneaking in at the last […]

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Caramel Peanut Butter Fudge

Pictures and text by Lindsey Johnson Oh…you guys.  I feel like I’m on a roll with my candy making adventures.  This time it’s delectable caramel peanut butter fudge that is lit’rally the love child of soft, chewy caramel, and rich, creamy peanut butter fudge. So this caramel peanut butter fudge is good.  Reeaaalllly good.  So […]

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Hazelnut-Toffee Cookies

Hazelnut-Toffee Cookies

  These Hazelnut-Toffee Cookies are very good. Veeeerrrrry good. Soft and chewy. Studded with chocolate, crunchy hazelnuts, and buttery toffee. Just the best cookies EVER. For reals. I’m kind of at a loss as to what else to say about them… Ha! The base of the cookies is from my favorite Root Beer Cookies recipe. […]

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