Dark Chocolate Cappuccino Cookies


When I was little, my favorite kind of cookie to get from the bakery or coffee shop was always one with a chocolate base. We never made that kind at home, and basically, they seemed like magical inside-out cookies to my kidlet brain.It might be 30 years later, ... [ Read More ]

Candy Cane Crinkle Cookies


The idea that it's December 2nd astounds me. It probably shouldn't. We're a family that puts our tree up the day after Thanksgiving (more for the convenience of a 4 day weekend and having extra hands around, but still), and the Christmas decorations have ... [ Read More ]

Cinema Smart Cookies


Sometimes recipe development is just fun. One of the things I enjoy most? Creating a recipe for a contest. I've come to learn about myself as I get older that I excel when I have a deadline and tight constraints on a project. Whether it's a work project or a ... [ Read More ]

Caramel Apple Snickerdoodles


So have you seen Caramel Apple Milky Ways yet? Listen, I know that the stores push it - piling bag after bag of Halloween candy into the seasonal section in mid-August, when honestly, I'd still like to buy patio furniture! I'm lookin' at you, ... [ Read More ]

Peanut Butter S’Mores Cookies


Peanut Butter S'Mores Cookies are all about making your Monday morning a beautiful place. Just imagine the marshmallow bits giving way to a delectable peanut butter center, with chewy cookie adding texture to every bite. I might be in the minority, but I ... [ Read More ]

Desserts for the Deserving: Milk Dud Studded Cookies


Jen said it best: Baking for others is a lot more fun and rewarding than just baking for the sake of it. Not long ago, Amanda from I am Baker put out the call for folks that might need a pick-me-up. A little surprise to let them know how much they're loved. ... [ Read More ]

Giveaway: Green Mountain Coffee Fair Trade Island Coconut


This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Sharon O.! Sharon, I hope you enjoy all that wonderful coffee!   I never cease to think of how blessed I am to have fallen head over heels in love with Green Mountain Coffee. Little did I know when we ... [ Read More ]

Guest Post: Coconut Almond Macaroons


Today's guest post comes to you not from a fellow food blogger, but from a dear friend. Jenny and I have known each other since high school, through her husband Nate. Nate and I were best friends throughout high school, and our sisters played volley ball ... [ Read More ]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies


I'm super stoked today to have Jamie from My Baking Addiction guest posting for y'all. To quote something Jamie says often, I love her more than cheesecake. She's my sounding board, one of my best friends, and often referred to by my Brit as "the other woman" ... [ Read More ]

Guest Post: Chocolate Espresso Pudding Cookies


Hey y'all - I'm still recovering from surgery (more on that later), so will have some guest posters fill in a few more times, in the mix with my own stuff that I did way ahead of time. Today's guest post comes from Milisa or "Miss" over at Miss in the Kitchen. ... [ Read More ]