{butter-free} Chewy Chia Brownies

I made these delectable treats yesterday afternoon – I had been reading about using chia seeds as a replacement in baking for butter due to their ability to gel.  I had never baked with chia seeds before and was, admittedly, a little nervous.  However, the results were pleasantly chewy and most of a 9×13″ panContinue reading “{butter-free} Chewy Chia Brownies”

S’mores Brownies

Oh tomorrow’s Super Bowl will even S’more Super thanks to this easy recipe.  This recipe calls for 1 boxed brownie mix (1 egg, 1/4 cup oil, 1/4 cup water, and 1 packet of Hershey’s chocolate syrup which was part of this particular mix), 14 graham cracker squares, and 24 marshmallows.  Grease a pan or spray with cooking spray.  IContinue reading “S’mores Brownies”

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Brownies + Halloween Costumes

These Pumpkin Cream Cheese Brownies, courtesy of Betty Crocker, are the perfect Halloween dessert.     I made them this weekend to take along to a Halloween party, but more on that in a minute.   In a bowl, or mixing stand, combine 3 oz of cream cheese, softened, 1/2 cup canned pumpkin puree, 1Continue reading “Pumpkin Cream Cheese Brownies + Halloween Costumes”