Easy Halloween Cookies

Easy Halloween Cookies

My family always loves Halloween. I have such great memories of Halloween growing up, it was always a fun time spent with family and friends, but it lacked the normal business and stress that other holidays or events always seemed to include.  It does seem easy to get carried away with all the great Halloween […]

Peanuts Movie Cookies

Easy Snoopy And Charlie Brown Cookies For The New Peanuts Movie

I’m so excited about the new Peanuts Movie.  Seeing the Peanuts gang is like seeing old friends from my childhood.  I can’t wait to take my kids to see the movie and share Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Lucy, Woodstock amd Pigpen (who might be my favorite) with them.  My friends at Safeway are also excited about […]

Pumpkin Cookies That Aren’t Cakey

Pumpkin Cookies That Aren't Cakey

I love pumpkin.  Heck, we all love pumpkin. I love pumpkin cookies, but truth be told, most pumpkin cookies come out a bit too cakey for my tastes.  Pumpkin has a lot of moisture in it, so this isn’t surprising, but I’m always trying to make a pumpkin cookie that is not cakey.  I want […]

Easy Halloween Cookie Pops

Easy Halloween Cookie Pops

I love Halloween treats and sweets.  There are so many fun options, themes and bright colors to work with.  These easy Halloween Cookie Pops are one of my absolute favorite cookies from my book, Smart Cookie. Seriously, how cute are these cookies?  And they are SO easy to make.    I think the little Frankenstein […]

Big Buttery Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big chewy chocolate chip cookies

Out of all the desserts out there, there is just something special about chocolate chip cookies. It’s rare to find someone who doesn’t like chocolate chip cookies, and for many people it’s one of the first things they made in the kitchen, often with their mother, grandmother or someone else special to them.  I think […]

Pumpkin Caramel Cookies

Pumpkin Caramel Cookies

Some people say it’s too soon for pumpkin.  I say have a cookie.  Or two cookies.  Two pumpkin caramel cookies. I know some bloggers have been very vocal with the, “stop with the pumpkin, it’s AUGUST!” song and dance, but personally I would happily eat pumpkin year round.  It’s like the greatest vegetable to ever […]

The Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

The Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

I really try not to walk around throwing the word “best” out all of the time. Even when it comes to peanut butter cookies. The best this, the best that, it starts to sound like an infomercial.  Hurry, buy now!  Supplies are limited!  Sorry dude yelling over the TV, but I took my social psychology […]

Giant Cookie Recipe

Cookie Pie Recipe

I have a cookie for you. A giant cookie.  A cookie that can be cooked up quickly in a single pan, that can be cut into bars, frosted into a cake or served warm with ice cream?  Sound good? Believe me, it IS good.  And it’s super easy.  I love a good bar style cookie […]

Black And White Chippers

Black And White Chippers Recipe

I love a good chocolate chip cookie, but sometimes I want a good chocolate cookie.  Rich, dark, chewy and oh so chocolatey.  You know, like these… These are my take on the delicious Black And White Chippers from Paradise Bakery.  They were one of my daughter’s favorite cookies, but due to her nut allergy, she […]

Easy Minion Cookies

Easy No Bake Minion Cookies

If you haven’t already heard, the Minions are coming.  And they are CUTE. To celebrate the upcoming release of Minions on July 10th,  Bounty has released Bounty Minion Prints paper towels and napkins.  They are absolutely adorable and available in stores nationwide starting this month.  My little one has actually been asking to help me […]