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Creme de Menthe Bars

These bars are what the Christmas season means to me and conjure up wonderful childhood memories. I grew up eating them and if there’s one thing that represents holiday baking, Christmas,...

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Soft Molasses Coconut Oil Crinkle Cookies

These cookies are my idea of heaven. They’re the best ‘traditional’ molasses cookies I’ve ever made. But I made them with coconut oil. How’s that for traditional. And no, you can’t...

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Nutter Butter Bars

Peanut butter, peanut butter cookies, and chocolate. Sounds like a good idea to me. And dangerously fast and easy to make. These rich, soft and chewy, peanut buttery bars are a...

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Weekend Things

Time for an installment of Weekend Things: 1. Emeril Lagasse repinned my Molasses Triple Chocolate Cookies. I posted about it here on my Facebook Page I am so flattered! Thank you, Emeril (not like he...

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West Elm $50 Gift Card Giveaway and Holiday Gift Guide

I love West Elm. I’ve been shopping there for years, and most of home is furnished with their products. My sofa, area rug, dining room table and leather chairs, bedroom set, desk...

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Soft and Chewy Gingerbread Molasses Chocolate Chip Bars

Goodbye pumpkin, hello gingerbread and molasses. I love these flavors so much and am so excited to be baking with them. Actually, I bake with them all year, but it’s safe...

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One-Hour Soft Buttery Breadsticks – Salted and Cinnamon-Sugar (vegan)

You have no excuses not to make these. Soft, buttery, warm, foolproof breadsticks. Ready in an hour. Everyone has an hour. It’ll be the best use of one hour all week,...

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Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Bliss Cake

I love Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bars. I’ve made them, and I’ve made them into cookies. I took those flavors and made a cake, using my favorite foolproof, one-bowl, easy cake base....

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Vanilla Melting Moments Sandwich Cookies with Nutella-Cream Cheese Filling

These cookies remind me of cookies on Christmas cookie platters that I ate growing up. But those were just plain cookies. I enhanced these with Nutella. Why not. The cookies are...

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Weekend Things

Time for an installment of Weekend Things: 1. Redbook Magazine featured my Homemade White Chocolate and Butterscotch Sunflower Seed Butter (GF). Thanks for the wonderful feature, Redbook, and I wish I could give...