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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...

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October 2013 Recipes

At the end of every month, it feels like the month passed by in a whirlwind, and October was no exception. Here are the notable recipes I made, with thoughts and...

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Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Mini Blender Muffins

I put peanut butter, banana, and honey in the blender, and my daughter asked what kind of smoothie I was making. None I said. I’m making muffins. What??? This goes down...

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Caramel Corn Marshmallow Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

I can inhale caramel corn by the handful. And the more I eat, the more I want. Rather than just inhale it as fast as I can chew, I baked it...