Panera Copycat Kitchen Sink Cookies

I love the restaurant Panera, in fact my whole family loves Panera but there isn’t a single one in our state! Every time we travel, we look for Panera. When I saw this recipe I knew I had to try it because we love these cookies. They were close to a Panera Kitchen Sink cookie … Continue reading

Santa’s Trash Cookies

These are so good! I just ate two! The sweet and salty combo is to die for. 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup crushed potato chips 3/4 cup crushed … Continue reading

Maple and Brown Sugar Oatmeal Cookies

These were so good, almost as good as a chocolate chip cookies . . . almost. COOKIES 2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons maple extract 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 eggs 2 1/3 cups old … Continue reading

Sugar Cookie Bites with Buttercream Icing

Aren’t they cute? My little neighbor Redynn turned 6 yesterday so I made these for her. So simple but so cute. 1 bag Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix plus ingredients called for on bag 1/2 bag white confetti chips 1 recipe Buttercream Icing, found here sprinkles, your choice, these are Sweet Tooth Fairy Sprinkles from … Continue reading

Penny’s Porch Treats

Why am I showing you a picture of my porch (with my corgi Finn for added cuteness)? Because I want to share with you something that I started doing last month during quarantine, I call them “Penny’s Porch Treats”. Once a week I make treats, bag them all individually, and then put them on a … Continue reading

Chocolate Rolo Cookies

Look at those, the stuff of dreams . . . and just when you though it couldn’t get any better, it does with a caramel filling. Be still my heart. 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 3/4 cups flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa … Continue reading

Homemade Sugar Cookie Decorating Kits

I have quite a few new followers to my blog (thank you for joining me on my food adventures!) so some of you may not know that I have a day job in the film and television industry which keeps me pretty busy, until the pandemic hit. March 13 was my last day on set. … Continue reading

May the Fourth Chewbacca Oreos

Happy Star Wars Day! May the Fourth be with you! It’s the little things in life, especially when you’re in quarantine going on day 50, yes 50 days of sheltering in place.  I might be a tad stir crazy. 1 bag chocolate candy melts Oreos candy eyes chocolate jimmies 1 bag black candy melts small … Continue reading

Puffy Sugar Cookies

Made some cookies yesterday for some friends.  They came out pretty cute!  Did some flower shaped ones and . . . some mustache ones too! 1 (16 oz) tube refrigerated sugar cookie dough 3/4 cup flour 2 tablespoons real maple syrup Wilton Cookie Icing sprinkles 1  Preheat oven to 350. Spray cookie pans with cooking … Continue reading