Cookies

  • “Are you strung-out on some face? Well, I know it ain’t mine…”

    I usually don't get all that into the various holidays--Unless it's St. Patrick's Day or Halloween. Valentine's Day was ...

  • “Hang on Sloopy!”

    It's that time of year again where I start fighting the homesickness, and I start really missing my extended family and ...

  • “The [Mudslide] brought me down…”

    I'd decided to move away from cupcakes for a little while, even though I ordered myself some new piping tips that arrived ...

  • “We’re going to a party-party…”

    My friend Karyn's birthday is today, and because she and the rest of her department at the bank have been willing guinea ...

  • Almond Macarons with Chocolate Ganache

    Mortality isn't something most people really think about or even like to talk about, but sometimes it shoves itself front ...

  • Baileys No-Bake Cookie Balls

    Dia duit! This is the last of the Baileys recipes until this time next year. I have said that while I like the idea of cake ...

  • Bourbon Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

    Bourbon Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Bars are an easier way of enjoying a great cookie. Best of all, you can cut them to ...

  • Bourbon Rye Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Bourbon Rye Chocolate Chip Cookies are salty-sweet treats, with a delightfully subtle tang. The Polar Vortex came roaring ...

  • Breakfast Cookies

    I mentioned these Breakfast Cookies earlier, when I talked about the Cheerios Family Breakfast Project. We've been enjoying ...

  • Browned Butter Butterfinger Bits Cookies

    While I'm in denial about it (because of what follows), it's slowly starting to feel like Autumn here on the prairie, which ...

  • Browned Butter Chocolate Toffee Chip Oatmeal Cookies

    I wanted cookies over the weekend. Something gooey, chocolately...The kind of cookie that needs a glass of milk to go along ...

  • Browned Butter Cinnamon Toffee Cookies

    I love road trips. I dream of getting in my car, rolling all the windows down, cranking up the radio, and driving for the ...

  • Browned Butter Rum Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I took Friday off this week, as the bambino had no school, and Jay and I were being chintzy and didn't want to pay the extra ...

  • Butter Pecan M&M Shortbread

    Slightly sweet, buttery shortbread cookies are studded with Butter Pecan M&Ms candies. Perfect for dunking in cocoa, ...

  • Cacao Butter Shortbread

    This post is brought to you by Caveman Coffee Co., one of the #Choctoberfest sponsors. Cacao Butter Shortbread is rich, ...

  • Chocolate Chunk Ganache Filled Cookies

    Sometimes things are good in theory but fall apart in practice. Like Communism (and I'm pretty sure this will now get me ...

  • Chocolate-Dipped Matcha Shortbread

    These Chocolate-Dipped Matcha Shortbread cookies are a tasty and different addition to a cookie tray. I'm alternately cursing ...

  • Cinnamon Cookies Stuffed with Baileys Ganache

    A few weeks ago, I had a couple large cupcake-making jobs for a couple of coworkers. One of the cupcakes I made were an ...

  • Cinnamon Vanilla Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I've been in a mood to bake, but I wanted to take a break from all the cupcakes I've been doing lately. So, I decided to ...

  • Cookies & Cream Cupcakes

    Recently, we had a work picnic. There've been two this summer, one last month that was HUGE, which I chose to skip. This ...

  • Dark Chocolate Balsamic Truffles

    As I allued in a previous post, I wanted to find something to do with the Dark Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar I recently purchased. ...

  • Double Chocolate Pecan Cookies

    Winter always pushes me into a deep funk that I don't usually manage to climb out of until late March or early April. Compounding ...

  • Easy Gingerbread Cutouts

    Even though this is my least favorite time of the year, and Christmas is about my least-favorite holiday, I do try and quell ...

  • Einkorn Cookie Ice Cream with Fudge Swirl

    One of the things I toyed with getting after finding out I won that Williams-Sonoma gift card while on vacation was an upgraded ...

  • Hazelnut Baileys Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Yes, another Baileys recipe. Between the baking and the drinking, I'm honestly surprised I still have roughly half a bottle ...

  • Hazelnut Macarons with Nutella Ganache

    I should've been working on strengthening my macaron-making about 4 years ago, but now that I live in South Dakota, I have ...

  • Jameson Butter Pecan Shortbread

    I've been busy enough this week, that I haven't been able to do as much baking of St. Patrick's Day desserts as I'd wanted ...

  • Lavender Shortbread

    Lavender Shortbread is delicately-scented and buttery, perfect for dunking in your favorite tea. I am going to try to keep ...

  • Macarons with Cream Cheese Frosting

    Macarons with Cream Cheese Frosting are a sweet treat that have been decorated for Valentine's Day. As with all macarons, ...

  • Maple Brown Sugar Madeleines

    Maple Brown Sugar Madeleines are a twist on the classic French treat. These get an autumnal makeover with the addition of ...

  • Maple Macarons

    The week before a holiday weekend always seems to drag on ever so slowly. We've finally had a full week's worth of actual ...

  • Mocha Macarons

    Over the weekend, I found myself somewhat lacking in inspiration for things to make and blog about. I don't think it's that ...

  • My First Macarons-A Lesson in Failure

    Yes, macarons. I know, they're passé, and their popularity peaked somewhat around the time the bambino was learning to ...

  • Nutella No-Bake Cookies

    I was on vacation last week, though it didn't exactly feel like it. I had a quick trip to Ohio to see family and Echo & ...

  • Nutella Sandwich Cookies

    Well, the bambino had his first day in kindergarten today. It was bittersweet. He was already somewhat chipper and ready ...

  • Oat Flour Butterscotch Chip Cookies

    It's been awhile since I've made Butterscotch Chip Cookies. Jay's favorite flavor of anything is butterscotch, but since ...

  • Oatmeal Butterscotch Chip Cookies

    In a perfect world, I wouldn't make the occasional cop-out when it came to dinner (yes, I have a few heat & eat boxes ...

  • Oatmeal Raspberry Cream Cookies

    These Oatmeal Raspberry Cream Cookies were a happy accident. My original intent was to make Hazelnut Whoopie Pies, but do ...

  • Of Thyroids and Tiramisu Cookies

    First things first, congratulations to commenter #14 on my Big G Cereals Giveaway--Wendy! I now have one possible piece ...

  • Peanut Butter Blossoms

    I really don't want to jinx anything...But I've been LOVING our weather lately. Yes, it's cold. It's November in South Dakota. ...

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vabnZ9-ex7o I've thought long and hard how I wanted to do this post, and whether I wanted ...

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

    I decided I needed cookies. It's chilly this weekend (although nothing compared to what's going on West River), and there's ...

  • Peanut Butter Oat Bran Cookies

    There is a reason I don't make cookies more often. I eat them all. I don't even get to the point of baked cookies, I'll ...

  • Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

    Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies are chock-full of oats, chunky peanut butter, and mini chocolate chips. These cookies are ...

  • Peanut Butter Spritz Cookies – #OXOGoodCookies

    September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and once again, I've teamed up with OXO to Bake A Difference, helping to ...

  • Peanut Butter Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I had an unexpected day off this week, due to what I thought was a sick bambino. In retrospect, I think the sore throat ...

  • Peppermint Bark Chocolate Blossoms

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS Incorporated. All opinions are mine alone. ...

  • Pumpkin Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Pumpkin Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies are a fun fall treat. Filled with chocolate and nuts, these are soft, cake-like cookies ...

  • Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies

    I meant to make these Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies about a week ago, but I got lazy. I've been fighting what ...

  • Pumpkin Spice Macarons

    I've been wanting to bake more and more lately. I think it happens when the weather turns cool--It's a nice way to warm ...

  • Red Velvet Macarons

    I didn't intentionally set out to post only macarons lately, but since I feel like I have to jump on the Valentine's Day ...

  • Rosettes and Krumkake

    I spent Saturday afternoon over at my mother-in-law's, so that I could learn how to make rosettes and krumkake, two of the ...

  • Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I ran out of baking inspiration. It seems silly, I know. Normally, I've got a slew of recipes and ideas on the back-burner, ...

  • Salted Caramel White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

    I've been unemployed for all of a week now, and the monotonous drudgery is already starting to set in. The good thing is, ...

  • Salted Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

    It almost always happens that when I'm in the mood to bake, I don't have the time to do so. When I'm lacking in inspiration, ...

  • Salted Dark Chocolate Steel-Cut Oatmeal Cookies

    I had this urge the other night to bake cookies. So, after 8 PM I started banging around the kitchen after scouring the ...

  • Salted Dark Chocolate Toffee Cookies

    In spite of my constant complaints about baking all the time (I know...I should change my tagline to something more realistic...Like ...

  • Salted Double Chocolate Toffee Chip Cookies

    Yeah, that's a mouthful. Salted Double Chocolate Toffee Chip Cookies. But it's worth it for a bite of these beauties. Chewy ...

  • Salted Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I'm glad the week is done. The gloom and damp dreariness seems to have moved off for the time being, which is nice. The ...

  • Salted Mocha Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I decided that I needed to bake again. I'd been thinking about more salted chocolate cookies of some sort, and a week or ...

  • Salted Nutella Toffee Cookies

    I had an idea for some cookies that I'd been a little hesitant to make. I based them off the flavors in the Salted Nutella ...

  • Sandwich Cookie Sunday

    I'd said before I left for my mini-vacation that I might bring some cookies into work when I returned. I'm not exactly looking ...

  • Spring Macarons

    This post is sponsored by Hello Paper Crate. Spring Macarons are the perfect snack while working on your correspondence. ...

  • Sprinkled Spritz Cookies #Choctoberfest

    This post is sponsored by Sprinkle Pop. Add some fun to your spritz cookies with bespoke sprinkles and white chocolate. ...

  • Sugar Cookie Bars

    Ugh, the past couple weeks have been miserable. Weather-wise, that is. Nothing but cloudy, dreary skies, and almost-constant ...

  • Supreme Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Yet another crap week. Gods, I am ready for winter to be OVER. On the one hand, I'm glad the weekends have been nice, since ...

  • Tiramisu Macarons

    I'm having another one of those weeks where I want nothing more than to get into the kitchen and bake. Unfortunately, work's ...

  • Triple Chocolate Macarons #Choctoberfest

    This post is sponsored by Forte Chocolates. Celebrate life through chocolate, and make these Triple Chocolate Macarons! ...

  • Vanilla Macarons with White Chocolate Ganache

    Make these Vanilla Macarons with White Chocolate Ganache to celebrate National Macaron Day - Or any occasion! It's funny ...