Archive for the 'Cookies' Category


Mini S’mores Cookie Cups

These really are good, addictive actually. Yep, addictive – and one of us doesn’t even really like marshmallows so….go figure. It’s a S’more all tidy and yummy with no sharp sticks or actual fire involved. Make these and go camping or eat them straight off your kitchen counter. You won’t be sorry. This is a BIG batch if you make
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Brown Butter Chocolate Chunk Toasted Pecan Cookies

Whoa, that’s quite the mouthful of a name for a cookie isn’t it?!  We had to do that so you wouldn’t miss any of the reasons why we love these cookies: because of all those awesome things inside. This is the perfect picnic cookie and well worth the extra effort of browning the butter and toasting the pecans. The secret
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Oreo Scones

Yes, scones with mini oreo cookies in them. I know crazy, right. Well, we happened to have some of those mini’s in the cupboard and sort of remembered coming across a scone recipe once with cookies in them so yeah, decided to create pretty much the same thing and….the results were awesome. A moist scone with many many little oreos
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Chocolate Peppermint Bars

This recipe is straight out of the New York Times cooking section and is amazing, especially if you are a peppermint-chocolate combo lover. This has a really good peppermint patty filling with a flaky buttery chocolate short bread bottom and then topped with lovely dark chocolate. This is surprisingly fast and easy to make. Go for it, you need that
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Baby Pete’s Valentines Day Cookies

Who’s Pete? He’s the youngest in the family and totally adorable. He also is still getting his teeth (so these needed to be soft and melt away like). He loves a good teething cookie and we think he needed a Valentine treat just like everyone else so….. These were created with organic ingredients including beet juice for coloring. We didn’t
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Almond Butter Quinoa Blondies

Blondies are amazing. We love them. But lets face it if you’re trying to watch calories – butter, lots of sugar, chocolate, etc.? So when the New Year came around we started thinking that maybe we should start baking more healthy. HaHaHa. That’s hilarious, like that will ever happen on a regular basis. Anyway…..this recipe actually IS a bit healthy
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Almond Cloud Cookies

These are my (susie) personal new favorite cookies and they don’t even involve chocolate. Go figure. They are irresistible, warm and just as addictive room temp. They are chewy and crisp and oh so good. Easy to make and would be a great gift all pretty in a cellophane gift bag tied with a pretty festive New Year’s ribbon. We suggest
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Go To Raspberry Almond Thumbprint Cookies

Need holiday cookies in a hurry? We’ve got you covered. Besides being a classic cookie, these are super easy to make, only have a few ingredients, melt in your mouth and are delicious! Happy Holidays! Go To Raspberry Almond Thumbprint Cookies Ingredients:   1 cup butter 2/3 cups granulated sugar 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoons almond extract (or vanilla)
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Buttery French TV Snacks

Here we go – Buttery Fancy TV Snacks!!  The key word is fancy. Not that these are all that fancy but just the same, the name of these has “fancy” in it. You just gotta try anything French with fancy in it. You just do. OK, these also happen to be simple to make and tastes great. So go ahead,
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Rosh Hashanah Honey-Walnut Cookies

  Happy New Year! Rosh HaShanah (ראש השנה) is the Jewish New Year. Over the centuries it has become associated with many food customs, for instance, eating sweet food to symbolize our hopes for a “Sweet New Year.” Typically honey is involved, as are apples. We did not put apples in these cookies however, there’s absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t.
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