Smores Cookies

S'mores Cookies at

You know what makes a s’more extra yummy?  A cookie baked into a s’more, that’s what!  A smores cookie or cookie s’more or s’mores stuffed cookie or a Smookie.  Call it what you want, just make it! I was making chocolate cookies, with intentions of putting graham crackers in them (okay, I might have done click to read more

Cookie Dough Cake Pops with Dove Dark Chocolate

Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookie Dough Pops at Love From The Oven

You know how sometimes you just want to eat cookie dough?  Wait, that’s not just me, is it?  I’m going to guess I’m not alone in the love of cookie dough.   Well today I am going to celebrate that love of cookie dough with some Cookie Dough Cake Pops – no baking required, but don’t click to read more

Brown Butter Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies With Brown Butter and Sea Salt

If you love chocolate chip cookies, you need this Brown Butter Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe in your collection! These are a slight spin on the Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies I shared a few weeks ago.  I wanted to try using brown butter in them, to give them a bit of a deeper click to read more

Smart Cookie Cookbook Saturday

Smart Cookie Cookbook. Transform Store Bought Cookies Into Amazing Treats! By Christi Johnstone. In stores September 2nd, pre-order now on Amazon or Barnes & Noble

Happy Saturday, it’s time for another Smart Cookie Saturday!  Today I am sharing a sneak peek of one of my favorite cookies in Smart Cookie!  I can’t thank my friends, family and readers enough for all of the enthusiastic support for Smart Cookie!  It is SO amazing to have others share in the excitement about click to read more

Smart Cookie Cookbook Saturday

Smart Cookie Cookbook By Christi Johnstone of Love From The Oven

A little bit of excitement here at Love From The Oven this week, I received my first advance copy of my book, Smart Cookie. Eeek!  That’s a book.  With my name on it!   Smart Cookie Cookbook! Talk about crazy!   Even though I’ve been working on it for a long time, having the actual book in click to read more

Cookies And Cream Cake

Oreo Cookie Cake

Life is full of hard decisions.  What to for a living, where to live, who to marry, what to name your kids, making chocolate cake or vanilla cake, things like that.   For the first few, I’m afraid you are own your own, but when it comes to chocolate cake or vanilla cake, I say go click to read more

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bakery Style Cookie Recipe (18 of 7)

Let’s talk cookies.  Big, yummy, delicious bakery style chocolate chip cookies. I *love* a big bakery style chocolate chip cookie.  A little crisp crunch around the edges, but moist and just slightly undercooked in the center, and full of chocolate of course.  Mmmmm.  Perfection.  They are somehow always a little different than the cookies I click to read more

Chocolate Overload Cookies

Chocolate Cookie Recipe

Oh my, it’s been a few days since I have posted!  Time to catch up and share a recipe for some delicious cookies packed full of chocolate… First, the catching up part.   This time of year always seems so crazy with school wrapping up.   There always seem to be lots of field trips, special click to read more

Very Vanilla Confetti Cookies

Pretty cookies that are easy to make

I have a great cookie recipe for you today that is full of vanilla flavor, and if you toss in some sprinkles, you have some adorably sweet confetti cookies.   Of funfetti cookies.  Or sprinkle cookies.  Call them whatever you like, I’ll call them fun and delicious! I wanted to make some cookies for my daughter click to read more

Lemon Cookies

Cake Mix Cookies

Whenever I think of dessert, I usually think “chocolate”, but lately I can’t get enough lemon, so today I’m sharing some super easy Lemon Cookies with you. What makes these lemon cookies super fun is the cute yellow and pink Springtime Morsels from Nestle.  I found mine at Target and it looks like you can click to read more

Cookie Pops

Easy Cookie Pops

Cookie Pops are one of my favorite treat.  Cookie pops are incredibly easy to make, no baking is required and by simply mixing up your cookies, chocolate candy coatings and sprinkles, you can get so many different looks.   This weekend I whipped up some fun cookie pops for St. Patrick’s Day… I am LOVING these click to read more

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

When I was growing up, I remember my grandmothers and mom making chocolate oatmeal cookies fairly regularly.   I always loved the combo of chocolate and oatmeal, but for some reason I very rarely see or hear of this combo these days. As I’ve been trying to work on some recipes that are gluten free for click to read more

Oatmeal Cookie Muffins

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Muffins

What happens when muffins and chocolate chip cookies are best friends?  These muffins.  These muffins happen.  Oatmeal Cookie Muffins.   And I’m oh so happy about that. Ever since making oatmeal chocolate chip cookies a few weeks ago, they have been on my mind.  I just love the blend of flavor and texture that oatmeal cookies click to read more