Chocolate Lasagna


This is the week that I've been looking forward to and dreading all summer. It's time for the kids to go back to school! Now, let me be clear that they NEED to go back. My 2nd and 4th grader have been getting crazy lately because their normal routine is all out of whack. They are ready to go back and I'm ready for them to go back. So, that is the part I've been looking forward … [Read more...]

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

Oreo Cookies

Don’t forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG – SKINNY NOT SKINNY – dedicated 100% to food! They are back!! The Halloween Oreos have officially hit the store shelves! That bright orange Oreo creme just puts me in the pumpkin patch and trick or treat spirit. Here's the thing - I like Oreos. The regular, old Oreos are fantastic to bake with. They make a great crust, … [Read more...]

Strawberry Chocolate Pudding Parfait


I'm always looking for easy, yummy snacks for my kids during the summer. Summer break means they are home every single day, which means I need to have more snacks on hand. This is one of my go-to snacks not only for the kids but for myself. It's kind of healthy (depending on how many chocolate chips you put in it). The best thing about it is that it's easy and you can make it … [Read more...]

Double Chocolate Chip Pudding Popsicles


Who remembers Jello pudding pops? Better yet, who remembers those Bill Cosby Jello pudding pop commercials? For some strange reason those commercials always stuck in my head. Maybe it was Bill's smile or the funny way he interacted with the kids or it could be the fact that frozen pudding on a stick is like one of the most delicious ideas. Ever. Funny thing is, I don't ever … [Read more...]

Homemade Mexican Chocolate Pudding — Ditch the Box


You know that moment in the World Series where one team realizes it just won?  That final catch or the walk-off homerun or the last strike?  Some guys run around like lunatics… others fall to their knees… mouths gaping, shouting for victory… you know what I’m talking about?  Yeah… I feel that way when I make something awesome.  I really do.  Like, I want to shout and run around … [Read more...]