Nutella Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats

Nutella Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats

And the treats continue...

Last year I expressed how my New Year's Resolutions never revolve around eating healthier because I will always balance out my vegetables with a side of dessert. And that mindset continues with the intention to try out some new things (I'm thinking Kouign-Amann), perfecting something I've tried before (like babka) and continue to bake old favorites.  

But, we will see because more often than not I make things on a whim depending what my kitchen has to offer or which recipe grabs me. 

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Chocolate Dipped Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats

Chocolate Dipped Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats

It's a mouthful of a title but those 7 words just about cover the flavor profile of these rice krispie treats. 

It feels like ages ago since I made these. (They were actually Valentine's treats for my hapkido class.) And since then, it's been a blur, literally, because I've had pink eye for the past week and it feels like I've had it forever. It's almost better but I've had to wear my glasses every day now. For someone who has religiously put on her contacts every morning for the past 12 years, this has been a whole new experience in appreciating clarity and eye ware. Also, how to be conscious of contagiousness. There was a lot of, "Don't itch that other eye" and "Go wash your hands now" going on in my head. 

So, this week, I'm looking forward to putting my contacts in again and not having to worry about spreading this nasty eye infection. *fingers crossed*

In the meantime, these Rice Krispie Treats are so easy that you can still make them with blurry vision.

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