Spice Cake Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

In continuation of the holiday theme, I am sharing with you these darling sandwich cookies. I am slightly obsessed with sandwich cookies and I don’t really know why. Maybe it’s because I never make them ever… which, in my mind, is a good enough excuse to try this recipe out. This recipe features spice cake […]

All Things Pumpkin

I wanted to share three delightful pumpkin recipes I found at Baked by Rachel’s lovely blog: 1) Pumpkin Cinnamon Swirl Bread Isn’t this a fantastic idea? I would have never thought of this on my own so it was an easy decision to put it on my blog. 2) Soft Batch Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies […]

The Cookies that Changed My Life

Okay, maybe that is an overstatement. But only by a little. You have to understand that I really like cookies. I think you already knew that. One of my favorite types is jelly thumbprint cookies. Usually, they are terribly un-healthly, short-bread-like munchies that require lots of butter and sugar. Oh, and jam. This time, I […]

Baked oatmeal and other tasty things

A few Sundays ago, I made some delicious baked oatmeal from a recipe I found in my mom’s “The Good Breakfast Book.” Seriously, that is a wonderful book. Here is a picture of our breakfast: Last weekend, I also made some fun cookies with the remainder of some baking chocolate I found at home. When […]

White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

Last year, I blogged about White Chocolate, Cranberry, and Macadamia Cookies from pepsakoy blog. This weekend, I decided to bake up a batch. Fun times. Of course, we didn’t have any white chocolate so I marched myself off to the store to get some. We didn’t have any macadamia nuts either, but I figured walnuts […]

Banana-Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Recipe from “The Banana Lover’s Cookbook” by Carol Lindquist 3/4 cup butter 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1 egg 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 1 tsp baking powder 1 cup rolled oats 2 large, ripe bananas – coarsely mashed […]