No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie

This No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie is a slice of Summer Heaven! There are layers of dark chocolate whisky ganache, milk chocolate mousse and fluffy toasted marshmallow in the perfect graham cracker crust. Go ahead…help yourself to another slice.

This No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie is a slice of Summer Heaven! There are layers of dark chocolate whisky ganache, milk chocolate mousse and fluffy toasted marshmallow in the perfect graham cracker crust. Go ahead…help yourself to another slice. I should have called this pie “You’ve Got What I Need.” It is my everything right… 

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Fruitcake Cookies {Brandy Cream Cheese Frosting}

Fruitcake Cookies are chewy sugar cookies stuffed full of candied fruits, raisins and toasted pecans for a unique twist on the classic Christmas fruitcake! Topped with a brandy cream cheese frosting, these little cookies are irresistible!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Fruitcake Cookies are chewy sugar cookies stuffed full of candied fruits, raisins and toasted pecans for a unique twist on the classic Christmas fruitcake! Topped with a brandy cream cheese frosting, these little cookies are irresistible! And we’re back with Day 11 of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! This… 

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Orange Pecan Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies

Soft, chewy cinnamon milk chocolate chip cookies with toasted pecans and candied orange peel. These Orange Pecan Milk Chocolate Chip cookies will have you reaching for another before you realize what you’re doing!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Soft, chewy cinnamon milk chocolate chip cookies with toasted pecans and candied orange peel. These cookies will have you reaching for another before you realize what you’re doing! Y’all know how I feel about chocolate chip cookies. They are my ride-or-die favorites. It just didn’t feel right not having one… 

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Chocolate Pecan Tassies

These Chocolate Pecan Tassies are like mini pecan pies with a cream cheese crust! Based on my great-grandmother's recipe!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies In these Chocolate Pecan Tassies a flakey, cream cheese crust holds the perfect amount of chocolate pecan pie goodness!  When in doubt add chocolate! From my first bite of sugar I have loved chocolate! That epic, life-changing moment when my mom put a three tier chocolate cake in front of… 

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Cherry Pecan Cookies

These easy Cherry Pecan Cookies are soft, chewy and nutty. A cream cheese sugar cookie is generously flavored with almond extract and rolled in pecans! My favorite Christmas Cookie recipe of all time!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies These Cherry Pecan Cookies are soft and chewy and nutty. A cream cheese sugar cookie is generously flavored with almond extract and then rolled in chopped pecans for a little crunch, texture and additional nutty flavor! Top them off with a maraschino cherry half for the perfect festive Christmas cookie! These… 

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Spiced Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes

Spiced Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes | Soft, moist apple cider cinnamon cake filled with spiced cranberry compote and topped with a cinnamon cream cheese butter cream! And don't forget the sugared pie crust leaf!

A soft, melt in your mouth, apple cider cinnamon cake is filled with an apple cider cranberry sauce, topped with a swirl of cinnamon cream cheese frosting and adorned with cinnamon sugar pie crust leaves and apple cider syrup. Keeping this recipe from you has been agony! Spiced Apple Cider Cranberry Cupcakes. It’s the Holidays… 

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Toasted Pecan Pumpkin Cupcakes Maple Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting

Toasted Pecan Pumpkin Cupcakes Maple Caramel Frosting

Moist pumpkin cupcakes studded with toasted pecans and topped with a sweet and creamy Maple Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting! Back to my kitchen! Back to Fall baking!! Squee!! Who’s tired of pumpkin? Bloggers keep asking that. I could never get tired of pumpkin! I wait all year to bake anything and everything with pumpkin. I… 

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Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Cherry Mascarpone Frosting

Double Chocolate Cupcakes Cherry Mascarpone Frosting

Today we are celebrating Lindsay’s, from Life Love and Sugar, 2 year blogiversary with a KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway and the most amazing Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Cherry Mascarpone Frosting! Because what would a celebration be without cake? I planned to surprise Lindsay with some of these yummy Double Chocolate Cupcakes this week. I said “planned” because… 

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Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies {And A Birthday Wish}

Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies

I am not a “morning person”. {This is probably a gross understatement.} My brain doesn’t deal well with noise and it certainly doesn’t “get” jokes pre-coffee. It just doesn’t. My husband is the only person who can make me laugh before my morning cup of Joe – other people just get an evil glare.

Apricot Kolaches – A Traditional Hungarian Christmas Cookie

Traditional Hungarian Apricot Kolaches | My Hungarian husband's favorite Christmas Cookie recipe! He says they taste just like his grandma used to make!

I had other (healthier) plans for today’s post but these little, two-bite Hungarian Christmas Cookies (Kiffles / Kolaches) are just too good not to share immediately! So good, in fact, there were barely enough left to photograph this morning! [Oops] Sweet, crispy and addicting, these Apricot Kolaches are sensational! The apricot filling is just the… 

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