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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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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Brown Sugar Pecan Stuffed Pears

These Brown Sugar Pecan Stuffed Pears are d’Anjou pears stuffed with a simple mixture of brown sugar, cinnamon, cardamom and toasted pecans are wrapped in a flakey pastry, sprinkled with more sugar and topped with a warm butterscotch sauce.

These Brown Sugar Pecan Stuffed Pears are d’Anjou pears stuffed with a simple mixture of brown sugar, cinnamon, cardamom and toasted pecans then wrapped in a flakey pastry, sprinkled with more sugar and topped with a warm butterscotch sauce. I know you have all been waiting with baited breath for what I made with that all that… 

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Maple Steel Cut Oats Granola Pumpkin Yogurt Parfaits

These Maple Steel Cut Oats Granola Pumpkin Yogurt Parfaits are an easy, delicious breakfast! Protein and fiber packed to keep you full!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. All opinions are mine. #MyOatsCreation #CollectiveBias These Maple Steel Cut Oats Granola Pumpkin Yogurt Parfaits make a filling and flavorful breakfast or afternoon snack! A delicious fiber-packed combination of traditional rolled oats, steel cut oats and 2% Greek yogurt makes these parfaits extra filling… 

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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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Salted Chocolate Cherry Pistachio Pecan Holiday Bark

Salted Chocolate Cherry Pistachio Pecan Holiday Bark Recipe | An easy Christmas treat to share or to keep! It's so delicious you might not want to share!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Sweet, salty, crunchy, chewy, tart: this Holiday Bark has it ALL! Bark is another one of those unfortunately named desserts. Am I supposed to be thinking about tree bark? Who came up with that? #redo I’d rename it like I did with Lemon sunshine, but my branding genius is turned… 

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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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Maple Pecan Pie Bars {Pecan Shortbread Crust}

Maple Pecan Pie Bars with Pecan Shortbread Crust | Easier than pie! But just as delicious!

Maple Pecan Pie Bars: Crunchy brown sugar pecans float on gooey, silky maple filling, and all that maple goodness rests on a buttery pecan shortbread crust.  Let me tell you a story I don’t have words for stories today, only for Maple Pecan Pie Bars. This might also be a symptom of Too Much Turkey… 

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Sweet Potato Casserole Cupcakes {Homemade Marshmallow Frosting}

Sweet Potato Casserole Cupcakes with Homemade Marshmallow Frosting | Everything you love about sweet potato casserole in an adorable cupcake!!

These delectable Sweet Potato Casserole Cupcakes have a spiced sweet potato cake, a brown sugar pecan topping and a generous swirl of homemade marshmallow frosting! I think I’m cursed. I see dishes and I can’t stop thinking about how to turn them into cupcakes. Pumpkin Pecan Pie Cupcakes? Check Caramel Apple Cupcakes? Check Peach Crisp… 

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Sweet Potato Casserole Lightened Up

An easy recipe for Sweet Potato Casserole Lightened Up! Still packed with brown sugar, buttery goodness but with half the calories!

My Sweet Potato Casserole lightened up still has all the buttery, brown sugar flavor of a traditional casserole with half the calories! Sweet Potato Casserole is my favorite Thanksgiving side dish. It wins by a mile. I will happily pile up my plate with gravy-free turkey, steamed green beans and a whole-wheat roll as long… 

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