Chocolate M&M Cookies

M&M Christmas Cookies

One of the things I love about holiday baking is all of the fun holiday baking products that fill store shelves.   Including lots of holiday M&M options, which are what I used in these delicious cookies.  These Chocolate M&M Cookies contain both Peppermint M&Ms (my favorite!) and the holiday mini M&Ms. You know how it […]

Hot Chocolate Cookies

Hot Cocoa Cookies

I’m sharing one of my all time favorite cookies with you today, my hot chocolate cookies.   When I first made these, I thought adding hot cocoa mix to a cookie would make it taste good, but I didn’t quite expect for them to be SO delicious.   It was a lovely surprise. These cookies are […]

Soft And Chewy Snickerdoodles

Soft And Chewy Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles.  Those delicious, yet simple, cookies.  And in my opinion the best type of snickerdoodles are soft and chewy snickerdoodles. I manged to live most of my life without ever having tried a snickerdoodle.  Crazy really.  It was only a few years ago when I tried to find a snickerdoodle at Disneyland for a friend, […]

Christmas Cookie Recipes – Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Christmas Cookie Recipes

Happy Monday!   I spent my weekend baking cookies. A lot of cookies.  Christmas cookies!   Yes, it’s early, but some of those cookies are being shipped off to friends and the rest are tucked into my freezer.   Bring on the holiday cookie recipes!  These Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies, oh my – these might be one […]

Turkey Salad Sandwiches

Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

I like Thanksgiving, just like everyone does.  But truth be told, I really prefer Thanksgiving leftovers.  Heck, it might be the main reason I am so willing to host Thanksgiving every year, the leftovers!  Not only are Thanksgiving leftovers delicious, but the stress of getting a great big dinner on the table is long gone. […]

Dell Venue 8 Tablet Review

Holiday Baking

My friends at Glam Media recently asked if they could send me a Dell Venue 8 Tablet to try out, and if I could share some of the ways that I use technology to help with my holiday planning.  Given that I can’t imagine getting ready for the holidays without some help from my tech, […]

How To Paint Sugar Cookies

Flavor Paints

I have such a fun post for you today.  Last week I shared some tips for keeping your holiday cookie decorating pretty and easy, and today I’m going to show you a really FUN way to decorate cookies. I’m excited to be working with my friends at McCormick this holiday season to share some great […]

Biscoff Cookies Recipe

Biscoff Blossom Cookies

Let’s talk Biscoff, also known as cookie butter.   Let that sink in a moment.  COOKIE BUTTER.  That’s like something that exists only in dreams.  But, as many of you probably already know, it is real.  And it is wonderful.  And one of my favorite bloggers on the whole world wide web, Katrina of In Katrina’s […]

Holiday Cookie Decorating Tips

Easy ideas for decorating Christmas Cookies.

Let’s talk cookies!  With the holidays right around the corner, holiday cookies and Christmas cookies are on my mind, and my baking list.  Every year I have my favorite classic Christmas cookies to make, and I am always excited to try new cookies as well. I’m excited to be partnering with McCormick this season as […]

Easy Eggnog Pie

Eggnog Pie Recipe

My husband loves eggnog.  Or “nog” as he usually refers to it as.  I am pretty sure it’s why I can get him to do the grocery shopping easily in late fall, because he’s stalking the dairy department for eggnog.  Eggnog is take it or leave it for me, it’s more the texture than the […]