Tropical Friendship Bars

Tropical Friendship Bars

Hi friends! How are you today? Did you know, a lot of wonderful things happen in February? It's true! There's Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, my Birthday (Best. Holiday. Ever!) and it's Girl Scout Cookie time! Y'all know how much I love cookies, so the fact I get to celebrate my…

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Helping Hand Cookies for Kids Cancer!

Helping Hand Cookies For Kids Cancer!

Hi friends! Today, I'm doing something a little different. I'm teaming up with a group of amazing food bloggers to help raise money for pediatric cancer research. We are having a "Good Cookies Food Bloggers Valentines Event" to make a difference in the fight against pediatric cancer. Everyone is making…

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21 Christmas Cookies! A delicious roundup!

21 Christmas Cookies! A Delicious Roundup!

Hi friends! It's baking season! This time of year especially, you'll find me baking cookies. Gingerbread men, Snowball cookies and of course, my favorite Melted Snowman Cookies are always on our baking list! Christmas Cookies are the things from which Holiday Memories are made! I love that my granddaughter already…

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Vanilla Polka Dot Cookies

Vanilla Polka Dot Cookies

Hi friends! Happy National Cookie Day! I can't think of a better way to celebrate than to share a fun recipe, Dorie Greenspan's Vanilla Polka Dot Cookies, and a recent baking adventure too! This is my granddaughter, whom I affectionately call "Mini Sous." She's holding my grandmothers rolling pin. This…

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“Dorie’s Cookies” at Melissa’s Produce!

“Dorie’s Cookies” At Melissa’s Produce!

Hi friends! Baking season is in full swing! If you're like most, you're probably making cookies for the holidays! I have a list of seasonal favorites, plus another dozen (or more) new things I want to try. It's what happens when you're a wee bit cookie obsessed. These gorgeous cookie…

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Top 12 Pecan recipes for National Pecan Month

Top 12 Pecan Recipes For National Pecan Month

Hi friends! November is National Pecan Month! Pecan Pie has always been one of my favorite desserts for Thanksgiving. Believe it or not, there are other ways to enjoy Pecans. My little bakers heart knows about pecan cookies and shortbread, pies and bars, ooey-gooey cinnamon rolls and bread pudding stuffed…

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Fourth of July Pinwheel Cookies

Fourth Of July Pinwheel Cookies

  Fireworks, parades, picnics, deviled eggs, BBQ, swimming pools or sandy beaches and spectacular patriotic desserts are the perfect recipe for the 4th of July!  July 4th has been a federal holiday in the United States only since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes all the way…

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Linzer Cookies

Linzer Cookies

There are certain things that always get me into the holiday spirit!  Donating time at a local homeless shelter.  Giving unexpected gifts to random strangers.  Watching the movie Elf.  Sipping hot cocoa in the dark, while watching the christmas lights on our tree and of course, making Christmas cookies! My…

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Monster Cookies

Monster Cookies

Hello fellow cookie lovers! Today I am sharing my Grandma's Monster Cookie recipe. Thinking about these cookies brings back memories. My older cousins always called Grandma "MahMaw." As babies "MahMaw" was probably easier to say than Grandma. I'm certain someone oohh'd and aahh'd and said "How cute! The baby said…

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