Chocolate Cake Cookies

Now when I think of chocolate cake, the first thing that pops into my mind definitely isn’t Christmas. One of my family members found this recipe on Pinterest and asked if I could make it for Christmas so naturally, I agreed. Although the name doesn’t sound like Christmas, when you take a bite of one you’ll…

Sprinkle Spritz

When all else fails, just throw some sprinkles on it! My original plan was to make Spritz Cookies because it is the only thing I’ve been wanting to do this entire season and I finally got my hands on a cookie press and it didn’t work!!! The dough was too thick and I had no…

Churro Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree you look sooo tasty! Many of you probably saw videos of this beauty all over Facebook and I decided to actually try it out. I’m not going to lie, mine doesn’t look exactly like the pictures, but does anything ever look the same in pictures?   Ingredients 2 sheets…

Cookie Cutter Sugar Cookies

When I think of “putting milk and cookies out for Sants” cookies, I think of decorated sugar cookies. Why would Santa settle for anything less than a cookie with his own face on it? But anyways… If you want to know the truth, I’m not a big icing or frosting fan, but I am a…

Christmas Cookie Line-Up

Christmas is only a few days away and that means it’s time to get baking! In preparation for upcoming festivities, I shall be spending my entire Saturday baking as many cookies as I can! Some are family recipes, some repeat recipes and some new recipes I’m trying out. A Christmas party isn’t a real party…

Pecan Pie Bars

Who needs a regular Pecan Pie when you can have Pecan Pie Bars! I don’t understand why so many people don’t like pecan pie, I mean what’s so wrong with pecans? These bars might just change those pecan haters minds! I can’t guarantee it, but at least one of my family members switched over to the…

Pumpkin Pie

Mmm pumpkin pie. Pumpkin pie has always been my favorite type of pie, so how could I not make it for a holiday, especially Thanksgiving! I know that there are some pumpkin pie haters out there, but it’s okay, they can keep hating pumpkin pie. That just means that I get to eat more! Look…

Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie

I mean they’re both delicious separately, so why not combine them. This apple pie will have you drooling just be looking at them!  I got a request from a family member to make this pie for Thanksgiving and I figured why not; what better way to mix things up on Thanksgiving than to try out…

Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving is here and that means the season for sweets and treats has started! Tomorrow will be filled with family, friends and delicious food. In preparation for tomorrow’s feast, I will be spending today in the kitchen making pies, but not the traditional ones. All the recipes, with pictures included, will be posted in the following…

Basic Cookie Dough

Everyone needs to have a basic cookie dough in their baking auxiliary that they can whip up really quick for any occasion. Birthday party, holiday party, bake sale, just because! Whatever the reason is, this dough can be modified to fit your needs. Mix anything in that you want and the results will always be…