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Mint Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Don’t underestimate them. They might look a little Plain Jane on the outside but inside they’re stuffed with a mint chocolate truffle that stays rich and creamy long after these cookies are baked. Everyone loves food with a filling, right? Think Boston Cream doughnuts. (Yes, doughnuts. I refuse to jump on the donut train. It’s also […]

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Fudgy Mint Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

I was a little bit bitter last Christmas. We started building our new house in the Spring of 2013, and I was actually thinking we might be in our new house by sometime in November. A few months later I decided as long as we were in by December 1, that would be fine. A […]

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Triple Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

I have something to tell you, but I feel like you’re not going to believe me. These are the best cookies I’ve ever eaten. Not just the best cookies I’ve created, or the best cookies I’ve made from someone else’s recipe, or the best cookies I’ve ever eaten at a coffee shop or bakery. The […]

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Avalanche Granola Bars

So I ate the last granola bar this morning at work. Not a big deal, but it means I must make more immediately. We always have these granola bars on hand because they don’t need to be refrigerated or frozen and can last on the shelf for weeks (or maybe longer — but we never […]

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My TOP 10 Favourite Cookies Ever

So I started writing this blog because I had pinned about 550 recipes to my “Recipes I’ve Tried” board on Pinterest. I thought it was about time to start writing about my adventures and misadventures in the kitchen. I thought it was time I had a place to record my failures and successes, besides a […]

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Hazelnut White Chocolate Truffle Stuffed Gingersnaps

It just makes sense that this recipe is inspired by my grandma, right? I mean, grandmothers are supposed to be all warmth and sweetness. My grandma is no exception. Growing up, gingersnaps were something we could only find at grandma’s house. For some reason, my mom never baked gingersnaps. My mom was a chocolate chip […]

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No-Bake Samoa Cookies

There’s no way around it. You just need to get yourself into your kitchen and make these cookies right now. I tried the recipe that is the inspiration for this cookie months ago and have been dreaming up different combinations and interpretations ever since. Since I am a die-hard Samoa fan (coconut, chocolate and caramel), […]

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Triple Chocolate Pudding Cookies

She had me at quadruple chocolate. I saw the original recipe for these from Averie Cooks on Pinterest and knew I needed to try them. I made a couple swaps to make them  a little bit healthier, but they are still the best thick and chewy double chocolate cookie. These cookies are different than any […]

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