White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread

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White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread is the prettiest treat you’ll make this holiday season!  Easy to make, these shortbread sticks are perfect for cookie trays and gifts. There’s a lot going on during the holiday season – parties, shopping, decorating, and my favorite part – baking! It’s the part I look forward to most each year. […]

Peppermint Mocha Fudge

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This Peppermint Mocha Fudge is just BEGGING to be served up at your holiday celebration! Perfectly festive and easy too! It’s been a few weeks since I posted a fudge recipe and that, in my opinion, is about a week too long. Especially during the holidays. During the holiday season my beverage of choice is a peppermint […]

35 Festive Christmas Cookies!

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35 Festive Christmas Cookies for your holiday entertaining needs! Hard to believe that Christmas is less than two weeks away! If you’re still working out your holiday entertaining menu, I’ve got the cookies covered here.  35 perfectly festive cookies from some of your favorite bloggers. Peppermint, chocolate, ginger and more! All the fabulous flavors of […]

Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands + BEST Kids Table!

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Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands are a breeze to make and are perfectly festive! Great for gift giving, parties, and more! Do you remember when you were a kid and sitting at the kids table totally SUCKED. I mean, who wants to sit at a kids table?? I would so much rather be at the grown ups table. […]

Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies

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With plenty of spice and warmth, these Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies are just what your holiday season has been waiting for! Ginger cookies. The quintessential Christmas cookie that needs to happen in your house sometime this season. I have a number of ginger cookie recipes that I adore.  I’m spoiled year-round by my sister who makes ginger […]

Martha Washington Candies

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These Martha Washington Candies are an excellent addition to your holiday celebrations, are ideal for gift giving, and look impressive on a cookie tray! I have been feeling a little nostalgic these past few weeks as I think about the upcoming holiday season.  So many of our family traditions have died away the past few years as family has […]

Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

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These festive Peppermint Shortbread Cookies are the perfect addition to your holiday cookie trays this year! With only five ingredients, they are quick and easy to make and look so gosh darn pretty! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Capital One. All opinions are 100% mine. There is something about […]

Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies

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Today we’re taking peanut butter cookies to a whole new level.  These Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies are going to rock your world with their sweet maple and warm cinnamon flavors.  Thanks to Skippy Peanut Butter for inviting me to me a part of their holiday YIPPEE campaign! Baking has been a part of […]

Mini Chocolate Pecan Pies

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These Mini Chocolate Pecan Pies are a dream come true for the holidays! Sweet chocolate morsels are the perfect addition to traditional pecan pie and everybody loves this mini version! Nothing shouts the holidays quite like pie, am I right?  My favorite holiday pie is pecan pie.  I have always been a HUGE nut lover […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter

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Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter will rock your world! Buttery, sweet and totally decadent, this pumpkin butter is perfect on biscuits, scones or off of a spoon! Have you been laying awake at night wondering what I was going to do with that slow cooker pumpkin puree I made last week? My bad. We made pumpkin […]

Peppermint Chocolate Truffle Cookie Cups

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Chocolate and peppermint are one of my favorite flavor combinations – especially during the holidays! These Peppermint Chocolate Truffle Cookie Cups are filled with a peppermint chocolate ganache for a truly decadent holiday experience! It’s time for peppermint!! I look forward to this time of year every year – peppermint time! It just makes me […]

Maple Nut Fudge

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This Creamy Maple Nut Fudge is a breeze to make! Crunchy toasted walnuts add amazing texture and flavor to this decadent fudge! You guys are ready for more fudge right? Now that you’ve made Peanut Butter Candy Bar Fudge and used up all your leftover Halloween candy, we’re ready to move on to more holiday […]

Peanut Butter Candy Bar Fudge

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An excellent recipe for using up leftover candy and the perfect way to satisfy your sweet tooth –  you simply must try this Peanut Butter Candy Bar Fudge! Wondering what to do with all that leftover candy?  My solution: make fudge. The boys did quite well on Halloween. That was after our neighbor dropped by […]

Pumpkin Butter Pecan Ice Cream

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Get dessert ready ahead of time! This Pumpkin Butter Pecan Ice Cream with Caramel Ribbons doesn’t require a machine and is loaded with amazing pumpkin flavor! Bryce has been asking, no, begging me to make him pumpkin ice cream since the beginning of September.  I finally complied. At first the thought of pumpkin ice cream […]

Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies

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These Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies are the perfect, easy treat for your Halloween celebrations! I’ve got one more Halloween recipe here for you today! Spiral cookies are always a lot of fun and they are super easy to adapt to various holidays and celebrations.  All you have to do is change the color […]

Caramel Apple Oat Bars

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 Caramel Apple Oat Bars are the perfect way to celebrate the season! Packed full of fresh apples, nuts and oozing with caramel, these bars are hard to resist! I have been on a caramel apple kick for weeks.  But I’ve totally been cheating. You know those Pumpkin Spice Caramels from a few weeks ago?  Well, I […]

Pumpkin Popcorn Balls

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Fun and oh-so delicious, these Pumpkin Popcorn Balls are made with marshmallows for the ultimate soft and chewy treat! Perfect for Halloween and Thanksgiving! I have been wanting to share these adorable Pumpkin Popcorn Balls since I started blogging three years ago.  And now you have an idea of how badly I procrastinate ;) Popcorn […]

Spooky Easy Ghost Treats

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These Spooky Easy Ghost Treats can be whipped up in a jiffy and are the perfect candy to share this Halloween! A couple weeks back I had the opportunity to talk to Bryce’s kindergarten class about blogging for career day. Now, since I have oodles of trouble explaining what I do to adults, I was […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups

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One of my favorite pumpkin flavor combinations is pumpkin and chocolate.  These Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups feature a rich, chocolate cookie cup filled with creamy pumpkin cheesecake – totally divine! For those of you who haven’t enjoyed the incredible combination of pumpkin and chocolate…let me request this recipe be your first.  It’s incredibly easy […]

Pumpkin Spice Caramels

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Soft, chewy, buttery, and perfectly spiced, these Pumpkin Spice Caramels are impossible to resist. And here I am with another “pumpkin” recipe that doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin…#donthateme. Trust me, these caramels will have you thinking “pumpkin pie” anyways.  It’s kind of funny how recipes that have pumpkin pie spice in them totally make you […]

Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

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 This isn’t your average carrot cake recipe.  It’s loaded with pumpkin, maple syrup, and pumpkin pie spice for the greatest flavor combination in history.  And then I topped it with the most amazing frosting of all time…Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting – the cupcakes you need to make this Fall! I […]