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Soft Glazed Gingerbread Cookies

Soft Glazed Gingerbread Cookies

Soft Glazed Gingerbread Cookies ~ if you love baking holiday cookies I bet you’re always on the hunt for a new recipe, one that’s not too hard, but has that wow factor.  These easy stamped cookies are soft and…

watermelon stars and blueberries

Red White and Blue Recipes You Actually Want to Eat!

Red White and Blue Recipes You Actually Want to Eat! ~ Patriotic holidays bring out all the red white and blue food, for sure, but is that a good thing?  For anyone over the age of 8, red white…

21 Traditional Easter Bread Recipes

21 Traditional Easter Bread Recipes ~ because Easter isn’t all eggs and bunnies.  These beautiful Easter loaves come from all over the globe, each bringing their own particular spin on a celebratory spring bake.…

What to Make Now: Last Minute Snacks for Santa

‘Twas the night before Christmas…did you remember to make something for Santa?  Here are a few easy last minute Christmas Eve snacks for Santa to ensure that your house doesn’t get skipped this year.  And don’t forget the reindeer!…

Easy Grand Marnier Truffle Recipe

What to Make Now: Chocolate Truffles

Homemade Chocolate Truffles ~ it’s a happy coincidence for chocolate lovers everywhere that the most decadent chocolate candy on the planet is also the easiest to make.  Here are some of my favorite truffle recipes to indulge yourself or…

Grapefruit Gingersnap Pie

This tangy Grapefruit Gingersnap Pie is a riff on my popular CRANBERRY GINGERSNAP PIE, which was just too good to let alone ~ this sunny mid-winter dessert wows everybody!…

The best gingerbread ever!

Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread

Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread ~ skip the trip to the pricey coffee shop and make your own moist and perfectly spiced frosted gingerbread.…

Big and soft Frosted Sugar Cookies

Ginger Spiced Sugar Cookies (Swig Copycat)

Ginger Spiced Sugar Cookies (Swig Copycat) ~ big fat buttery supermarket style frosted sugar cookies! These are the kind of giant, super soft, frosted sugar cookies you find in bakeries and supermarkets, the kind the kids whine for and…

Pecan Pie Shortbread on a wooden table

Pecan Pie Shortbread

Pecan Pie Shortbread — this cookie/pie mashup is a fun twist on tradition.  It looks just like a classic pecan pie, but underneath the crunchy pecans there’s a thick layer of  buttery vanilla shortbread. …

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread ~ Is it possible that there are still some of you out there who haven’t discovered the joy of pumpkin with chocolate?  If so, here’s your chance to get with it.…

Fresh Cranberry Bars

Fresh Cranberry Bars ~ these buttery shortbread crumble bars are bursting with fresh tart cranberries and the combination is pure heaven!…

Gingerbread Pancakes

Gingerbread Pancakes ~ the morning after Christmas is fraught with so many emotions…for the head cook and shopper, aka Mrs. Claus, it’s probably a huge relief.  For the rest of the family it can be a bit depressing.  Let…