Pumpkin Bars

Homemade Bars 3

Happy Labor Day!

I came close to posting a simple “Howdy doody I hope you’re having a great Labor Day!” but then I decided the day off might lend you an opportunity to bake. If that is the case than, girlfriend, you NEED this recipe.

Truth is I can hardly take it. Fall is SO close. My sons tell me I can’t light the pumpkin candle yet. They are still trying to eek out a few more summer activities. They’ve got seven days and than I’m lighting my candle regardless. [Read more…]

Ice Cream Sandwich Desert

Ice Cream Sandwich

Two years ago we hosted a prom dinner for our daughter and her friends. The parents brought numerous tasty treats but the one that stood out to me was Ice Cream Sandwich Desert. The desert had me with “Hello—-I contain chocolate.”

I’ll throw in one disclaimer. This dish goes heavy on some seriously artificial ingredients. DoAhead Dining has never touted being an all-organic or “health food” link. HOWEVER, our tribe does practice moderation when it comes to “junk” in our diet. Between the ice cream cakes and artificial whip cream I’m afraid this dessert deserves a crown for it. Having said that, all things in moderation right? [Read more…]