Double Chocolate Butterscotch Crunch Bars

Please meet my summertime crush. Don’t worry – B’s (more than) okay with it. Homemade double chocolate butterscotch crunch bars.

Double Chocolate Butterscotch Crunch Bars - a no-bake, quick way to satisfy your sweet tooth! |

Like I said – we’re both more than okay with it.

What else I’m more than okay with? The fact that this dessert is SO. SIMPLE. So simple it requires caps. You’ll need three types of chips and a box of puffed rice cereal. And some sprinkles for zhushing over the top. Which I suppose are optional on a technical level, but somehow make everything taste better, so I say add them.

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Slightly Sweet Pineapple Mint Iced Tea

True life: I’ve never had sweet tea.

Secret’s out! I’ve also never added sugar or other sweetener to my coffee. I guess by nature I tend not to gravitate towards overly sweet beverages.

Slightly Sweet Pineapple Mint Iced Tea |

Now that I live in the south, though…everywhere I look is sweet tea. If you even have to ask, yes, that pitcher of iced tea is pre-sweetened. Enough to make my lips pucker sometimes! Maybe I was just oblivious beforehand, but I don’t remember sweet tea gracing tables in New Jersey or California with the frequency it does here.

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Pineapple Upside Down Cake Frozen Yogurt


Pineapple Upside Down Cake Frozen Yogurt |

Is there anything better than a creamy, cool-me-down treat in the summer? Maybe the feeling of stepping into a room with frosty A/C after being outside in the heat and humidity for awhile, but I’m talking food-related. This frozen yogurt has been on my mind for awhile. Too long, really. Wouldn’t you know it that the minute I packed up my ice cream maker for the big move I was hit by a super craving for homemade frozen yogurt? Homemade pineapple upside down cake frozen yogurt. It’s funny how things happen that way. So I put my craving on the shelf as we meandered across the country and settled into our new place. And with the simultaneous chaos/rat race/exhaustion that sets in with a major move, I kind of forgot about it.

Which is strange, because I’m not one to forget about dessert. Ever. Ever ever.

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Frozen Yogurt |

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