Red Velvet Melting Snowman Cookies

Red Velvet and Cream Cheese Melting Snowman Cookies #cookies #christmas #redvelvet #creamcheese

If you have read my blog for awhile now you know that I am very, very serious about two things. 1. Honesty and Integrity in blogging… always crediting the source when you use someone else’s idea. 2. Sugar. These cookie were inspired by the amazing Meaghan from The Decorated Cookie.  She created the Original Melting […]

Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies with Brown Butter Buttercream

Pumpkin Spice Cake Cookie Sandwiches with Brown Butter Buttercream

Its a mouthful.  But its a scrumptious mouthful. These cookies were a total accident.  I had a craving for a pumpkin cookie.  I found a recipe from Martha Stewart but didn’t have all the ingredients on hand so I googled ‘easy pumpkin cookies’. Easy is an understatement.  Let me tell you this whole recipe. 1 […]

Monster Cake with Monster Cookies

Monster Cake with Monster Cookies {Cookie Decorating Tutorial} #halloween #cookies #cake

If you follow me on Instagram you probably saw these cute little Monster Cookies I shared last week.  Since they ended up turning out pretty well, I decided to cake-i-fy them!  Thats totally a word by the way.   So I whipped up a the Perfect White Cake and threw some cookies on top.  Voila!  Monster […]

Lemon Sugar Cookie Sandwiches

Lemon Sugar Cookie Sandwich Cookies

Did I ever tell you the whole reason that this blog started was because of my love for sugar cookies?  (That is seriously the BEST sugar cookie recipe.  Ever.)  Anytime anyone said anything about cookies my mind would wonder to the light and sugary deliciousness that is a soft sugar cookie. As I grew and […]

Spider Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Spider Cookies #halloween #spiders #scary #cookies

So there is this image floating around the internet.  I am just going to link to it (I was not able to find the owner and get permission!) but I do encourage you to check it out.  It is a chocolate chip cookie with spiders superimposed on it. I kid you not I stared at […]

Chocolate Fudge Pepper Cookies

Cocoa Fudge Cookie with Pepper

I haven’t been able to stop thinking about the Chocolate Cupcakes with Pepper and Raspberry Filling I recently shared.  The flavor combinations were something I was not used too nor comfortable with… until I tried them. Now I crave a little complexity with my desserts. I loosely based this recipe off of a Cocoa Fudge […]

The Giving Cookie

Cookies for Random Acts of Kindness

  I have the amazing privilege and honor to be able to homeschool my kids.  I have spent hours going over curriculum and studying learning styles and trying to determine the best ways to teach my little ones everything they need to know about english, math and science. But as any parent knows, we teach […]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Lactation Cookies

Lactation Cookies

So I recently put a post up on my facebook page about some lactation cookies I had made.  I ended up getting more emails and private messages than I knew what to do with.  So I decided to get this recipe up fast so that everyone would be able to make them!   What is […]

Triple Chocolate Devils Food Cookies

Triple Chocolate Devils Food Cake Mix Cookies!

I remember the first time I met my husbands grandma Carol.  We had been dating a little over a year and I was still very eager to impress all his family members.  (and failing miserably, buts thats another story)  I remember being very anxious and nervous and wishing I had brought flowers or something as […]

Rose Neapolitan Spritz Cookies

Neapolitan Rose Spritzer Cookies!  from iambaker.net

I wish I had OCD for something like laundry or eating celery.  But no.  I have to be obsessed with Neapolitan.  And ‘rose’ anything. Like the Neapolitan Rose Cake.   Or the Neapolitan Chocolate Cookies Cups with Strawberry Buttercream.  I cant even tell you about all the Neapolitan desserts and Rose themed desserts I have […]

Triple Chocolate Sugar Cookies with White Chocolate Buttercream

Double Chocolate Sugar Cookie with White Chocolate Buttercream

I adore sugar cookies. I love how they keep their shape and you can make anything you want out of them. Add chocolate… and I am pretty much smitten. This recipe was originally inspired by the brilliance that is Sprinkle Bakes. Her chocolate sugar cookie recipe has been a favorite of mine for more than a year now! […]

Special Cake for a “Picky Palate”

Oreo Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Have you ever met Jenny?  She is the genius force behind the amazing blog, Picky Palate. And… she is having a baby!  A few friends got together to throw a virtual baby shower, and I was fortunate enough to be able to bring a cake! Well, did you know that sweet Jenny INVENTED the Oreo stuffed chocolate […]

Zucchini Desserts: Three Ways!

White Zucchini Cake with decadent Chocolate Buttercream

My husband is a fabulous gardener.  Every year we get get to enjoy the fruits of his labor, and this year is no exception.  We have an abundance of zucchini, and have been eating every day since the picking began! I would love to share with you three sweet zucchini recipes that we enjoy. First up, […]

Oatmeal Cherry Morsel Cookies

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These cookies are awesome. You must make them. If you like oatmeal, cinnamon, chocolate, cherry dipped cones from DQ, or basically anything with sugar, then these are going to be your new go-to cookies. PrintCherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies Ingredients1 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 2 […]

Dark Chocolate Cookies with Champagne Buttercream

I meant to post this last week, but never was able. Please accept my sincere apologies.  I wish I could send you each some of these cookies to make amends. They are absolutely amazing.  Completely decadent.  Totally befitting an enchanting evening such a New Years Eve. I used Sprinkle Bakes Chocolate Sugar Cookies.  She describes […]

Sugar Cookie Troubleshooting

I get this question more often then not, so I figured why not just share the answer with everyone? “My cookies spread out… what happened?” I know that many of us are making sugar cookies for friends and family this time of year, so here are a few tricks that I hope will help ensure […]

Maple Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

These cookies are inspired by something my mom shared at Thanksgiving this year.  I had one and was hooked.  I may have had three or four.  In the closet.  Cause I was stuffin my face ya’ll. So I rushed home and tried to recreate it as best I knew how. It is a jazzed up […]

Buttercream Sugar Cookies

I sorta went nuts. The plan was to make some Rose Cookies for a friend. I ended up not making a single rose cookie. But lots of others. Sugar cookies with chocolate buttercream and a raspberry on top. Chocolate sugar cookies with buttercream and a cherry on top. Cherry cookies with chocolate buttercream and chocolate […]

Fathers Day Cookies

Have you ever heard that saying, "If its not hard, its not worth doing?" Ok.  So maybe thats not the saying.  Maybe the saying is "If somethings hard then its not worth doing." And maybe that saying was on a popular cartoon TV show and maybe is was originally said by Homer J. Simpson.  And […]