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sweet treats such as cookies, cakes, brownies, and more!  sweet treats brings you all of the desserts from the food blog : a flavor journal

chewy, thick cookies packed with peanut butter and chocolate chips. peanut butter chocolate chip cookies | a flavor journal food blog

peanut butter chocolate chip cookies

peanut butter. plus chocolate equals love The amount of cookies coming out of my kitchen right now may be a bit alarming.  For some reason, despite not being huge on desserts in general, I cannot stop making cookies.  Like these peanut butter chocolate chip cookies.  They’re so chewy and delicious, so I had to share them with […]

small batch soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies are fluffy, thick, and full of chocolate chip goodness. this smaller batch recipe allows you to just keep a few on hand (or in the freezer!) for those post-dinner dessert cravings. small batch soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies | a flavor journal food blog

small batch soft + chewy chocolate chip cookies

Chocolate chip cookies have been a staple in our household this week.  I’ve been on a mission to create a ‘small batch soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies’ recipe the entire time I’ve been living in North Carolina.  (It’s only been a week and a half, but that’s still a LOT of cookies.) Growing up, […]

carrot cake cupcakes are condensed to a small batch recipe, making four total cupcakes. two for now, and two for later. :) small batch carrot cake cupcakes | a flavor journal food blog

small batch carrot cake cupcakes.

Small batch carrot cake cupcakes are the new thing.  Rather than eating healthier this year, maybe we can all just make less to begin with.  (That is completely logical, isn’t it?) But on a serious note, as I mentioned in my small batch walnut brownies post, my goal for 2018 is to shift my focus to small […]

these thick fudge brownies are packed with walnuts, but made as a small batch version! this recipe makes eight brownie squares; just enough for sharing with your closest friends, or keeping for yourself. :) small batch walnut brownies | a flavor journal food blog

small batch walnut brownies

I have officially decided upon my goal for 2018 : I want to invest ~85% of my time into “small batch” recipes.  I’m talking entrees, side dishes, desserts, the whole deal.  Like these small batch walnut brownies.  They are packed with everything you love about brownies, but are condensed down to a smaller serving.  Why […]

traditional peanut butter cookies mixed with holiday sprinkles and drizzled with milk chocolate. my favorite twist on a christmas classic! peanut butter holiday cookies with chocolate drizzle | a flavor journal

peanut butter holiday cookies with chocolate drizzle

traditional peanut butter cookies mixed with holiday sprinkles and drizzled with milk chocolate. my favorite twist on a christmas classic!

toffee crunch pudding cookies | toffee crunch pudding cookies are some of my favorite cookies! use simple vanilla pudding cookies, and add Heath bar crumbles (or toffee crunch crumbles).

toffee crunch pudding cookies.

There’s something about baking cookies that just makes me feel good. Does that happen for you? Could it be due to the nostalgic vibes of baking cookies with the women whom I looked up to as a child?  My mom and my aunt would always let me help them make chocolate chip cookies when I […]

chocolate chip brownies with salted caramel sauce | a flavor journal

chocolate chip brownies with salted caramel sauce

If you’re looking for a rich, chocolate brownie recipe – you’ve come to the right place.  These brownies are made from scratch, and are going to satisfy even your most intense craving for chocolate.  I’ve also included two bonus features: chocolate chips and salted caramel sauce.  Boom.   Considering my last dessert recipe came from a […]

mini funfetti cupcakes | a flavor journal food blog

mini funfetti cupcakes

I would like to preface this blog post by letting you know that this is one of the EASIEST recipes.  Ever.  Why?  Because I took a shortcut and used boxed cake mix for the funfetti part.  Thus, mini funfetti cupcakes are ready in about fifteen minutes, even when you count the time it takes to bake […]

devil's food chocolate chip pudding cookies | a flavor journal

devil’s food chocolate chip pudding cookies.

I feel that some of my favorite recipes come from mistakes.  Like Post-Its, the original chocolate chip cookie, and potato chips, some mistakes are noteworthy [and delicious].  And in this instance, my intentions to make an original recipe came out slightly different than expected.   But so far, that’s been working for me.    Take these […]

twix bite cookies

bite-size twix cookies.

bite-sized twix cookies are made with creamy caramel filling and milk chocolate drizzle atop a tiny shortbread cookie. the perfect poppable dessert!

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