Valentine’s Day Yogurt Covered Pretzels

There is something about having a kiddo that makes you love all the “little” holidays. I know a lot of people LOVE Valentine’s Day and I do like an excuse to be pampered and go out to a nice dinner. But, having a little babe makes me want to celebrate all the occasions! Since we […]

No-Bake Reese Peanut Butter Pie

Everyone loves a good pie, right? But, sometimes we don’t love making a pie dough from scratch. That’s where this clever little trick of no-bake crust comes in! It’s literally three ingredients and is pretty delicious.  Yeah, that’s a whole stick of butter melted going into your pulverized graham crackers and sugar. Do you melt […]

Triple Layer Brownies

These might be my favorite dessert recipe on The Beard and The Baker. One of my favorite bloggers, What’s Gaby Cooking has a few recipes for “slutty brownies” and this is just a little variation of those. Instead of oreo’s in the middle of these triple layer brownies, we are using rice krispies! Have you all […]

Honey Lemon and Sour Cream Cookies

I think I’ve started several blog posts with something along the lines of “well, I wanted to make cookies, so here they are,” and today is no exception. The Beard and O were taking a long nap so I had a quiet weekend afternoon to myself which means I plop myself in the kitchen and […]

DIY Smore's Bar // The Beard and The Baker

DIY Smore’s Bar

I’m not sure if you guys are aware of this but I love a good DIY concept when it comes to food. It might come from having family members and friends who all have different likes and dislikes and my constant need to make them all happy. You can seriously apply this theme to just […]

Baby O Turns One: Part Two

Our little peanut is ONE! A whole year old. It’s insane how fast time goes. Here is a little follow up to our first post about her lovely birthday party! Hopefully, we inspire you to think outside the typical birthday party box.  So, in case you didn’t know. Her party theme was hot dogs and […]

Strawberry Shortcake

Sometimes I get an overwhelming urge to cook or bake something. It’s like a pregnancy craving, but I’m not pregnant. Just hungry for some homemade strawberry shortcake. Luckily, I had a pretty marvelous cookbook with a simple and delicious recipe for just this dish. I joined a Cookbook Swap a few months ago and received Baking […]