Pecan Puffs

These Pecan Puffs (a.k.a. Mexican Wedding Cookies or Russian Tea Cakes) are the perfect combination of crumbly and soft. They literally melt in your mouth!

These Pecan Puffs are the perfect combination of crumbly and soft. They literally melt in your mouth! Day 8 of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies!   After 3 years of Christmas Cookies on AHC my “Family Recipe Well” was running dry, so I sent out a cry for help in true 2016 fashion. No, it… 

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No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

These 5 ingredient 0No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft and crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another!

 These No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft, crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another! Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! Confession. I botched the first batch of these No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies. It takes a certain kind of… 

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Butterscotch Chews

These easy Butterscotch chews combine the chew and brown sugar flavors of blondies with a little holiday ginger spice! Chewy, nutty, addicting.

These easy Butterscotch Chews combine the chew and brown sugar flavors of blondies with a little holiday ginger spice! Day 2 of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! Chewy, nutty, addicting. It’s no secret that I have a blondie obsession. I think I made it pretty clear here and also to anyone who works with me… 

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Grandmas Raspberry Rhubarb Crumble

Grandmas Raspberry Rhubarb Crumble is the perfect balance of tart and sweet! The rhubarb is tender and still has a little bit of sour bite. And the cinnamon crumble on top…don’t even get me started! It is the best crumble I’ve ever had!

Grandmas Raspberry Rhubarb Crumble is the perfect balance of tart and sweet! The rhubarb is tender and still has a little bit of sour bite. And the cinnamon crumble on top…don’t even get me started! This recipe is an adaption of my Dad’s mother’s recipe for rhubarb crumble. All I did was throw some raspberries… 

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Moravian Christmas Cookies

Moravian Christmas Cookies are paper-thin, crispy, spiced molasses cookies. Sweet and gingery, they taste a bit like gingerbread but are waaaay more addicting!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Moravian Christmas Cookies are paper-thin, crispy, spiced molasses cookies. Sweet and gingery, they taste a bit like gingerbread but are waaaay more addicting! Let me boil down my college experience for you. At Wake Forest I learned a lot about math and French, a little about everything else including keg… 

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Nana’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Nana’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies are sweet and chewy with the perfect ratio of raisins and oatmeal to cookie dough!

 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Nana’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies are sweet and chewy with the perfect ratio of raisins and oatmeal to cookie dough!  Flashback to Thanksgiving: I had baked and photographed 8 cookies (in addition to my regular job) in three days and, as I sat on the train to my grandparent’s house in… 

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Old Fashioned Date Pinwheels

These Old Fashioned Date Pinwheels are soft, chewy cinnamon brown sugar cookies with a pecan date filling! They may be old fashioned but they are absolutely sensational!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies These Old Fashioned Date Pinwheels are soft, chewy cinnamon brown sugar cookies with a pecan date filling! They may be old fashioned but they are absolutely sensational!  These cookies are delicious and I don’t even like dates! The brown sugar cookie dough is something that legends are made out of…. 

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Spiced Crinkle Cookies

These Spiced Crinkle Cookies are soft pillows of molasses and spice. They have a beautiful balance of molasses flavor, spice and sugar without being overly sweet or spicy!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies These Spiced Crinkle Cookies are soft pillows of molasses and spice. They are rolled in sugar like all good cookies are… It wouldn’t be Christmas without a molasses spice cookie and that is a fact. Bonus points for rolling that cookie in granulated sugar. These cookies are softer and more… 

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Rum Refrigerator Cookies

Rum Refrigerator Cookies: Soft, chewy and moist – these cookies’ cardamom and citrus notes will positively brighten your holidays. A little nuttiness from the almonds rounds out these absolutely sensational cookies.

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Rum Refrigerator Cookies! Soft, chewy and moist – these cookies’ cardamom and citrus notes will positively brighten your holidays. A little nuttiness from the almonds rounds out these absolutely sensational cookies. I mean come on? Nuts, lemon, cardamom, and rum? What could possibly go wrong with that?! Nada. Sometimes you… 

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Butterscotch Sauce

This Butterscotch Sauce is easy and fast! it comes together in 5 minutes and tastes so much better than caramel!

Move over caramel. Butterscotch Sauce is in the hiz-ouse! (Am I cool enough to say that?) And it’s damn good. And you can make it in 5 minutes. Say what now?! I know, right?! Why have I been buying that stuff from the store that contains neither brown sugar nor butter??? Because let’s get one… 

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