Cocoa Brownies

One of my favorite things to have at my children’s birthday parties is a brownie and ice cream bar–featuring vanilla and chocolate ice cream, these brownies, and a variety of sauces (hot fudge, caramel) and toppings (nuts, crushed Oreo cookies

Pasta Carbonara

Confession: I have often heard people rave about spaghetti carbonara but I just couldn’t imagine eggs combined with my pasta so shrugged off ever giving it a try.  Yesterday, when trying to come up with a non-PBJ answer to “What’s