Archive for the ‘Cookies’ Category

Portrait Sugar Cookies

Portrait Sugar Cookies

My boy is a kindergarten graduate! How stinkin’ cute is he?? I wanted to make a special treat for the kids in Luke’s class on the last day of kindergarten. I came across these amazing cookies and knew I... Read more
Grandma’s Oatmeal Crispies

Grandma’s Oatmeal Crispies

It doesn’t yet seem real for either of us, but our grandma passed away last week at the age of 89. Fortunately I was able to come home a few days before to help Jen take care of her.... Read more
Salted Caramel + Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Salted Caramel and Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

I liked these cookies so much that I made them twice in one week. One batch of eleven (big) cookies just wasn’t enough! Now that the second batch is gone, I’m actually wishing for more. I may be in trouble, especially since... Read more
Cookie Exchange

Christmas Cookie Exchange Party (3rd Annual)

A couple of weeks ago, Rebecca and I hosted our 3rd annual Christmas Cookie Exchange! We both love crafting and baking, so we had lots of fun planning this party. We put our secret Christmas Cookie Exchange Pinterest board to... Read more
Pumpkin Pie Macarons

Pumpkin Pie Macarons

I love macarons. They are sort of a high maintenance cookie though, and usually reserved for special occasions. This time though, I didn’t wait for a special occasion; I just made them for a Wednesday night. When I saw these pumpkin... Read more
Pool Party Cupcakes

Pool Party Cupcakes and Cookies

Our friend’s daughter recently turned 10 and had a big pool party to celebrate! Here are the cupcakes and cookies I made for the occasion! Cute, right? They all tasted pretty good too! :) I used this recipe for... Read more
Better Than Anything Cookies

Better Than Anything Cookies

Have you heard of the “Better Than Anything” cake? It has a few other more risqué names, but since this is a family blog, we won’t mention any of them! Anyway, Jen and I have been making this cake... Read more
Chocolate Toffee Cookies

Chocolate Toffee Cookies

And finally, the third type of cookie I took to work to share with my colleagues. I pinned these cookies over a year ago and am so glad I finally took the time to make them! For a chocolate and toffee lover... Read more
Oreo Truffle Swirled Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oreo Truffle-Swirled Chocolate Chip Cookies

These were the second cookies I took into work earlier this summer. My colleagues were all amazed that I had a newborn, yet was able to find the time to bake three different types of cookies. I told them that... Read more
Brown Butter Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles

Brown Butter Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles

I love taking treats into work with me. It gives me an excuse to try out some different recipes without the temptation of eating an entire batch of cookies or cupcakes. Don’t get me wrong, I do my fair share... Read more