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Karly Campbell
Karly Campbell is the blogger and photographer behind the popular blog Buns In My Oven. Her fans have dubbed her the Chocolate Peanut Butter Queen, but she loves experimenting with new flavors and recipe ideas. Karly resides in central Illinois, surrounded by corn fields. She's a homeschooling mother of two, a senior portrait and newborn photographer, and a food lover. You can also find her on Facebook and Pinterest.

Entries by Karly Campbell

Grape Jelly Meatballs

(0) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 12:47 PM

These grape jelly meatballs are tossed in the slow cooker for a few hours and then make a perfect snack or appetizer for game day! Meatballs with grape jelly might sound a little crazy, but the sauce transforms into something amazing while it cooks!

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Blueberry Muffin Bread

(2) Comments | Posted December 15, 2014 | 11:58 AM

This blueberry bread recipe is so soft and moist and just loaded with fresh blueberries! It is like the best blueberry muffins you'll ever try, but in bread form. 

Glazed blueberry muffin bread recipe

I love making easy blueberry muffins...

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Cheeseburger Soup

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2014 | 12:49 PM

This cheeseburger soup recipe has all the flavors of your favorite burger in a bowl of soup!

cheeseburger soup recipe

"Mom, what's for dinner?"

Seriously. How many times have I heard that in my life? Many times. Too...

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Graham Cracker Cookies

(0) Comments | Posted December 8, 2014 | 3:35 PM

These graham cracker cookies are loaded with crushed graham crackers and melty chocolate chips for an amazing twist on a classic cookie.

Chocolate Chip Graham Cracker Cookies - a cracker cookie? Yep, and it's delicious!

My mama is...

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Cookie Dough Brownies

(0) Comments | Posted December 5, 2014 | 11:02 AM

These cookie dough brownies are a treat that you can't beat! Who doesn't love eating eggless cookie dough, especially when it's on a fudgy brownie!
chocolate chip cookie dough brownies

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Chicken Parmesan Meatball Casserole

(1) Comments | Posted December 3, 2014 | 1:07 PM

This simple chicken Parmesan casserole recipe has all the flavors of traditional Chicken Parmesan without the mess of frying chicken! This can also be one of your go to freezer meals that your whole family will love!

I have a confession to make.

I've been rocking this domestic thing. Laundry,...

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Buffalo Chicken Pizza

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 11:40 AM

This buffalo chicken pizza is full of spicy buffalo sauce, chicken, and drizzled with a creamy ranch dressing.

Sometimes I can't even stand my life.

I mean, how did I grow up to land this gig where I cook, photograph food, and write about it for a...

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Nutella Brownies

(2) Comments | Posted November 17, 2014 | 10:23 AM

These Nutella Brownies almost didn't happen.

They were a last minute, oh hey, chocolate sounds kinda good, let's do our favorite brownie recipe. Then, as I was grabbing the flour from my cabinet, I bumped into the jar of Nutella and, well, I just went with it....

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Chili Mac

(3) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 12:07 PM

This chili mac recipe is simple to prepare and makes a great weeknight meal that even picky kids will love!

This Chili Mac is quickly outdoing my Creamy Baked Spaghetti as our family's favorite meal. We are eating it on the regular.

We used...

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Jalapeno Popper Bread

(1) Comments | Posted November 7, 2014 | 4:03 PM

This jalapeno bread recipe is loaded with cream cheese and peppers for an easy appetizer or snack that's perfect for game day!

I've had a jar of pickled jalapenos in my pantry for a couple of months now and...

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Salsa Verde

(1) Comments | Posted November 6, 2014 | 3:54 PM

This roasted tomatillo salsa has just a handful of ingredients and roasts quickly in the oven. Salsa verde is perfect for chips and works great in enchiladas, too!

Well, surprise surprise.

I'm back with more cilantro and lime, because cilantro and lime is my jam. And by jam I mean...

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Spinach Artichoke Dip

(0) Comments | Posted November 3, 2014 | 11:11 AM

The BEST Spinach Artichoke Dip -- easy, creamy, cheesy, and melty!

If I had to choose just one food group to eat for the rest of my life, it would be dip. You know, if dip were a food group.

I'm obsessed. I don't know if it's just because dip...

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Doritos Chicken Casserole

(3) Comments | Posted October 28, 2014 | 12:11 PM

This Doritos casserole is loaded with chicken, cheese, and a whole bag of Nacho Cheese Doritos! Trash food at its finest, guys!

Once upon a time, I met a man. A boy, really. He was 17.

I spent the majority of my time trying to look pretty for him in...

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Chili Cheese Enchiladas

(6) Comments | Posted October 10, 2014 | 3:27 PM

This cheese enchiladas recipe is topped with homemade chili and extra cheese for a delicious weeknight dinner!

Raise your hand if your significant other has ever been less than enthused about his dinner.

Yeah. Mine too. Ungrateful jerks, all of 'em.

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Pumpkin Bread With Browned Butter Drizzle

(1) Comments | Posted October 6, 2014 | 12:01 PM

Super moist and fudgy pumpkin bread recipe! This is THE BEST pumpkin bread recipe I've ever had!
This pumpkin bread recipe is packed with as much pumpkin as possible, making it unbelievably moist, dense, and fudgy. It's almost like biting...
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Oven Roasted Potatoes With Bacon, Garlic, and Parmesan

(0) Comments | Posted October 1, 2014 | 10:51 AM

These oven roasted potatoes are loaded with crispy bacon, fresh garlic, and grated Parmesan. They make a delicious side dish that everyone will love!
Oven Roasted Potatoes with Bacon, Garlic, & Parmesan!

I'm on a diet, you guys.

I know. It's...

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Two Ingredient Caramel Ice Cream

(0) Comments | Posted November 12, 2012 | 4:48 PM


Like most of us, I believe in the magical powers of ice cream.

I also believe that homemade ice cream will always trump the store bought kind, but I know not everyone out there has an ice cream machine at the ready.


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Raspberry Gratin

(3) Comments | Posted August 9, 2012 | 4:11 PM


Let's pretend for a second that you have a house full of fancy people over and you realize that you totally forgot to prepare a fancy dessert. Panic! Death! Destruction!

Whatever will you do?

1. Whip up a box of brownie mix. Somewhat...

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Peanut Butter & Nutella Sandwich Cookies

(2) Comments | Posted July 31, 2012 | 12:23 PM


We all love a good sandwich, right?

Personally, I like turkey and cheese on white bread with a little mayo. It's what my mama always packed in my school lunches. I also love me a BLT with a couple slices of avocado. I firmly...

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