Baking

Melting Snowman Cookies

December 17, 2014 14 comments
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Melting Snowman Cookies couldn’t be cuter, or easier to make. Thanks to Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix, these are a snap!

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Brown Butter Maple Nutmeg Cookies

December 17, 2014 20 comments
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Brown Butter Maple Nutmeg Cookies are the sort of thing that makes the world go ’round. All these wintery flavors in one delicious cookie!

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Brown and Serve Rolls

December 5, 2014 16 comments
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Brown and Serve Rolls that you can make ahead for any big holiday gathering. Featuring Fleischmann’s RapidRise yeast, they’re super easy to make too!

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Gingerbread with Salted Caramel Sauce

December 3, 2014 44 comments
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Gingerbread with Applesauce is a lighter take on the original recipe, but this is true gingerbread. Spicy, moist, and impossible to resist.

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Sour Cream Cut Out Cookies

December 2, 2014 28 comments
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Sour Cream Cut Out Cookies make a sweet addition to your holiday cookie tray. You’ve got to try them, and their amazing frosting!

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Make Ahead Banana Bread Coffee Cake

November 20, 2014 12 comments
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Make-ahead Banana Bread Coffee Cake makes a fabulous Thanksgiving morning breakfast. Fuel up, you’ve got a big day of cooking ahead!

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Meyer Lemon Cookies

May 6, 2014 9 comments
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Meyer Lemon Cookies that are perfect for Spring. A little coconut makes them interesting!

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Meyer Lemon Meltaways

January 22, 2014 17 comments
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Meyer Lemon Meltaways are sweet, citrusy and pair perfectly with a cup of tea.

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Easy Caramel Apple Cake

October 17, 2009 24 comments
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With Fall in full force, it seems as though there is a trend developing in email inquiries. I have been asked for “easy fall recipes” more times than I can count. Although I try to provide my readers with recipes at varying skill levels, I do know not everyone has the time or the desire […]

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Pumpkin Cookies

September 23, 2009 67 comments
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Okay, I know I have been in fall mode for about two weeks, but yesterday was the official first day of Autumn. I thought I would celebrate by baking pumpkin cookies with cream cheese icing! If you follow my blog, you may recognize these bad boys from last year…yep, same cookies…different icing! As I said […]

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Apple Bars

September 15, 2009 27 comments
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If you frequent my blog, you may know that I am smitten with Autumn: the aromas, the clothing and most importantly the crisp, cool air. When it comes to Fall baking I am all about apples, Honey Crisp apples to be precise. If you have never experienced the deliciousness of this type of apple, pick […]

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Oatmeal-Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

September 12, 2009 26 comments
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As I was cleaning out my pantry the other day, I realized that I had a bag of peanut butter and chocolate swirl chips. I have no idea when or why I bought them, my guess would be I had some grand plan for them that lacked a great deal of follow through. Since they […]

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Vanilla Bean Cheesecake & Winners Announced

August 3, 2009 28 comments
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If you follow my blog, you may remember that I have a thing for cheesecake. It’ s textural thing for me. The thick and creamy filling and crunchy, buttery crust is just a magical combination. Since I was announcing the givewaway winners in this post, I wanted to provide you with another recipe that utilizes […]

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