Christmas Gingerbread Houses

My daughter Courtney and I decided to give gingerbread houses a try this year.  This one is her creation and . . . this one is mine.  Not perfect but not bad either. The reason we decided to give it a go was because I just recently got some Cookie House Molds from Pampered Chef. … Continue reading

Almond Toffee Bars

Delicious and easy, two of my favs in a recipe. 1 1/2 cups quick cooking oats 1/2 cup finely crushed graham crackers 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 cup chocolate chips 1 cup toffee bits 1 cup chopped or sliced almonds 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk 1  Preheat oven to 325.  Line a 13 … Continue reading

Butterscotch Toffee Bars

These were really yummy and really easy. 1 box yellow cake mix 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup butter, melted 2 eggs 1 cup cashews or toasted pecans, chopped 1 (8 oz) bag toffee pieces 1  Preheat oven to 350.  Grease a jelly roll pan (cookie sheet with sides measuring 15 x 10 x … Continue reading

Monster Cookies

I have another monster cookie recipe on the blog which is a flourless one but this time I wanted to try one with flour.  They smelled great but I realize as I’m typing this that I didn’t even try one and now they are on their way to a scout campout with the hubs so … Continue reading

Chocolate Dipped Sugar Cookie Waffles

I offered to make a treat for my friend Kenzie’s bridal shower and did not want to turn on the oven and warm up the house so opted for the waffle iron instead.  I think they turned out really cute and also really delicious! 1 (or 2) batches of Sugar Cookie Waffles, found here 1 … Continue reading

Sugar Cookie Cup American Flag

In honor of Memorial Day yesterday, I made this American flag out of sugar cookie cups to take over to the neighbors for a barbecue.  It would also work for 4th of July.  Super easy to put together. 1 bag Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix plus ingredients to make cookies (which is 1 egg and … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Waffle Cookies

Made these in honor of National Chocolate Chip Day which was yesterday, long live the chip! cookies 2 sticks butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon brown sugar 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 3/4 cup mini chocolate chips glaze 1 1/2 cups … Continue reading