Need a quick snack idea? Try these addicting Freshii inspired Peanut Butter Coconut Bites.

  Peanut Butter Coconut Bites

When I lay my daughter down to sleep, we have our usual “chit-chat” time. We discuss things that have happened throughout the day or our future dreams. A few nights ago, she mentioned she wanted her own cupcake bakery. My job is to help her develop and taste test all recipes that are included in her “Olivia’s Bake Shop”. She will focus on cupcakes, cakes, cookies and she agreed to my addition of a candy store with it. The only thing is that we need to start taste testing recipes because baking is a pleasure of mine but not something I do on a daily basis.

Coconut Bites

Until we start baking cupcakes, I will stick to the easy recipes like these Peanut Butter

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