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

Caramel Peanut Blondies

Those of you who follow my blog know that I have a huge sweet tooth, actually I think every tooth in my mouth is a sweet tooth!  So for me to say that these were incredibly sweet, be warned, they were delicious but incredibly sweet.  Don’t skip the salt on top, it helps balance some … Continue reading

Easy Perfect Sugar Cookies and Royal Icing

My daughter Courtney wanted to experiment and try out royal icing so I made some Christmas sugar cookies and we gave it a go.  Let’s just say we need more practice, it’s definitely a practiced talent although we didn’t do too bad for a first effort.  And, by the way, these sugar cookies are delicious! … Continue reading

Healthy No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Another gluten free treat for my gluten intolerant missionary friend, they were quite tasty! 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup 1/4 cup coconut oil, measured in solid state 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup quick cooking oats 1/4 cup shredded coconut 1  Line … Continue reading

Magic Cookie Bars

I was kind of surprised that these weren’t already on the blog.  My mom used to make these when I was a kid and then I made them for my kids but I guess I haven’t made them in awhile.  They really are magic! 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 2 … Continue reading