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Brownies & Bars

There’s something irresistible about a good brownie or
blondie, every cook needs to know how to make a great one. And don’t forget
about crumble bars, lemon bars, and other sweet treats that are perfect for
packing and sharing.

  • apple brownies, stacked

    Moist Apple Brownies

    Apple brownies stuffed with chunks of apple and walnut are easy apple bars that bring a smile to everyone’s face ~ make a batch today for a back to school lunch…

  • chocolate chip cookie bars, sliced

    Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

    Chocolate chip cookie bars are the perfect dessert. This easy one bowl bar cookie recipe bakes up thicker and more decadent than your favorite chocolate chip cookie ~ no chilling or…

  • a stack of zucchini brownies

    Moist Zucchini Brownies

    These zucchini brownies with chocolate chips are super delicious ~ shredded zucchini not only makes these brownies extra moist, it gives you an excuse to go in for seconds: we all…

  • A zucchini pecan bar with caramel frosting with a bite taken out.

    Caramel Frosted Zucchini Pecan Bars

    These zucchini bars with caramel frosting are the richest and most decadent in my arsenal of zucchini desserts ~ the cake is uber moist and the frosting is dense and delicious, almost…

  • blackberry slab pie bars, stacked

    Blackberry Slab Pie Bars

    Blackberry Slab Pie Bars are a little slice of heaven ~ the flakey pastry, the jewel toned filling, and the sweet glaze all work together in this super user friendly dessert.…

  • 4th of July brownie bites on a platter

    Red White & Blue Brownie Bites

    Why haven’t we paired juicy summer berries with decadent brownies before? It’s genius! Individual brownie bites topped with whipped cream and berries is a winning combination. (This is one 4th of…

  • Nutella S'mores Bars ~ everybody's favorite campfire treat in an ooey gooey bar!

    Nutella S’mores Bars

    Nutella S’mores Bars are everybody’s favorite summer treat in an ooey, gooey, decadent, and delicious bar, no campfire needed! Make a batch and watch them disappear before your eyes.…

  • butter pecan shortbread slices, stacked

    Butter Pecan Shortbread

    Butter Pecan Shortbread is a classic buttery shortbread loaded up with crunchy pecans and plenty of brown sugar…the flavor will make you swoon!…

  • fresh lemon brownies with lemony glaze

    Triple Lemon Brownies

    Lemon brownies are a brilliant mashup between chocolate brownies and tangy lemon bars.  These moist citrusy triple lemon bars are a wonderful spring treat!…

  • an apple crumb bar

    Apple Crumb Bars

    Apple Crumb Bars are an all season treat filled with layers of juicy fruit sandwiched between a light cake base and a buttery crumble topping. They bake up a little bit…

  • Breaking apart a pumpkin chocolate chip blondie

    Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Blondies

    Pumpkin chocolate chip blondies are insanely tender and delicious ~ I guarantee these soft pillowy pumpkin bars will be your new favorite fall snack!…

  • A pan of almond blondies with a slice removed

    Almond Shortbread Bars

    Almond Shortbread Bars ~ an easy shortbread dessert recipe infused with a homemade almond paste, and topped with a to-die-for sweet almond glaze that gets poured right over the  hot pan…are…

  • Light as a feather No Bake Pumpkin Cloud Bars ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    No Bake Pumpkin Cloud Bars

    No Bake Pumpkin Cloud Bars ~ this whisper light pumpkin dessert with its spiced graham crust and fluffy pumpkin topping is perfect after a heavy meal!…

  • Maple Frosted Apple Blondes from theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Maple Frosted Apple Blondies

    Maple Frosted Apple Blondies — these are moist dense blondies studded with tart apple chunks and topped with an ultra-sweet maple glaze — hello Fall!…

  • Light as air Lemon Crunch Bars are no-bake!

    Lemon Crunch Bars

    Lemon Crunch Bars are a no-bake dessert that harkens back to simpler days, and less complicated food — you probably already have everything on hand to make these tangy treats.…

  • Rich decadent banana blondies with caramel icing

    My Favorite Banana Blondies

    These banana blondies are rich, dense, and fudgy, with an irresistible caramel frosting! Think banana bread meets butterscotch blondies!…

  • Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread

    Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread ~ Is it possible that there are still some of you out there who haven’t discovered the joy of pumpkin with chocolate? If so, here’s your chance…

  • Fresh Cranberry Bars

    Fresh Cranberry Bars are buttery shortbread crumble bars bursting with fresh tart cranberries and the combination is pure heaven. If you haven’t baked with zingy cranberries yet, now is the time…

  • Black Bottom Coconut Squares

    Black Bottom Coconut Squares ~ for those times when you can’t decide what you want for dessert: creamy coconut bars, or rich chocolatey brownies? ~ with this recipe you get the…

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies ~ everybody’s favorite combo in an easy one bowl dessert, these quick blondies are a delicious way to say ‘I’m thinking of you’.…

  • Almond Joy Bars

    Almond Joy Bars ~ These taste just like the candy bar only better. The thick bittersweet chocolate layer is insanely good and the coconut shortbread crust takes the edge off the…

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