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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Chewy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Chewy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies are soft and thick just like your favorite chewy chocolate chip cookie but packed with peanut butter flavor.

These Chewy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies are soft and thick just like your favorite chewy chocolate chip cookie but packed with peanut butter flavor. Day 7 in my annual 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! I know this is my second chocolate chip cookie recipe in this year’s 12 Day Cookie Marathon, but this one has… 

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Holiday Spritz Cookies

These festive Holiday Spritz Cookies are a light, delicate butter cookie flavored with vanilla and lemon.

These festive Holiday Spritz Cookies are a light, delicate butter cookie flavored with vanilla and lemon. Day 6 of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! Santa texted. He wants these cookies. And so does everyone else you know. A vanilla lemon sugar cookie with a light texture and a delicate crumb. They are soft and… 

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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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Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

These Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies magically have texture of a classic shortbread cookie while remaining soft and moist. A sweet brown sugar, vanilla dough is marbled with semi-sweet chocolate chips for a sweet treat that is perfect as dessert or with a cup of coffee!

These Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies magically have the texture of a classic shortbread cookie while remaining soft and moist. A sweet brown sugar, vanilla dough is marbled with semi-sweet chocolate chips for a sweet treat that is perfect as dessert or with a cup of coffee! Day 3 of the annual 12 Days of Christmas… 

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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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Shoofly Pie

This shoofly pie has all the flavors of a molasses ginger cookie mixed with a buttery streusel in a flakey pastry crust. The rich, spicy, sweet filling just melts in your mouth bite after bite (slice after slice)

This shoofly pie has all the flavors of a molasses ginger cookie mixed with a buttery streusel in a flakey pastry crust. The rich, spicy, sweet filling just melts in your mouth bite after bite (slice after slice) When Chef hints about his favorite kind of pie (hint, hint: it’s shoofly), you make a mental… 

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Homemade Marshmallows

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Instantly elevate your hot chocolate, s’mores, or campfire game with these homemade marshmallows! They are soft and fluffy, and perfectly sweet with just a hint of vanilla. Marshmallows: just sugar, gelatin and little bit of magic. Ok, fine. It’s science. But the results are 100% magical. These little pillows of delight should come with a… 

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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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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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