New Recipes

Gingerbread Snacking Cake

If you are slowly moving away from the holiday desserts but still want to hold on to those flavors, may I introduce to you the gingerbread snacking cake. Gingerbread Snacking Cake Think of this cake as a warm winter spice cake. Everything you love about a gingerbread cookie wrapped into […]

Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

 

 Hershey Kisses are great bite-sized treats. But you want to know what is even better? Holiday Hershey Kisses! Holiday Candy I guess I knew Hershey Kisses made seasonal flavors, but I’ve never really bought and consumed them like I did this year. First of all, I went a little overboard […]

Frosted Christmas Sugar Cookies

Frosted Christmas Sugar Cookies

 

 Decorating sugar cookies might be my new obsession. I don’t celebrate Christmas so decorating sugar cookies was never really a thing I did during the holiday season. Hanukkah is more about making latkes and jelly donuts, so cookies were never really in the mix. This year I was going all-in […]

Jam Thumbprint Cookies

 

 I love anything with jam. Toast with jam, cheese with jam, and especially cookies with jam. These jam thumbprint cookies are at the top of the list when it comes to cookies with jam. They are a holiday classic, but really great any time of the year. Jam Cookie Base […]

Hot Chocolate Cookies

Hot Chocolate Cookies

 

 These hot chocolate cookies are basically like winter, all wrapped up in one bite. They have all the things that you love about hot chocolate, just in cookie form. Mix vs. Cocoa Powder So, what makes these cookies different than a plain chocolate cookie? Instead of using cocoa powder, I […]

Tricolor Peppermint Sugar Cookies

 

 My baking goal for December? Give everything a little holiday twist. I think it’s safe to say that I exceeded that goal with these tricolor peppermint sugar cookies. Tricolor Cookies I got the idea for these tricolor cookies from Sarah Keifer’s Neopolitan cookies from her cookbook, 100 Cookies. The cookies […]

Ginger Molasses Cookies

 

 Cookie Season It’s December, which means it’s cookie season! While I don’t celebrate Christmas, I am still very excited about all of the Christmas-themed desserts, especially the cookies. This December, everything is all about the cookies! We’re talking sugar cookies, thumbprint cookies, and these ginger molasses cookies! Ginger Molasses Cookies […]

White Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies

 

 Thanksgiving dessert is normally all about the pie, but sometimes you need a good cookie as well. Since I am all about the cranberries this year, I went with these white chocolate and cranberry cookies. The flavor combination is pretty classic and perfect for that additional Thanksgiving dessert. Super Soft […]

Apple Hand Pies

 

 Would it really be Thanksgiving if there wasn’t some apple pie for dessert? An apple dessert is a must-have for my family during Thanksgiving. Over the years, apple desserts have taken different forms on my family’s Thanksgiving table. It’s been in classic pies, crumbles, and cakes. Since Thanksgiving is toned down this year, I wanted to […]

Cranberry Lemon Bundt Cake

 

 It’s time for Thanksgiving dessert! Thanksgiving is probably my favorite holiday. There’s really no fuss about anything and it’s just all about the food. I love making traditional desserts with apples and pumpkins. This year, however, I’m all about the cranberries. Cranberries definitely get the short end of the stick […]