Carrot Cake Cookies

After my sister humiliated me for my lack of carrot cake recipes, I decided it was time to right that wrong and have more carrot-themed desserts available for you.

Black and White Bark

 Share on TumblrThis dark chocolate bark recipe includes white chocolate, too.  It’s sure to be one of your favorite chocolate bark recipes! I was doing so good today.  Drinking my smoothie for breakfast, eating my veggies for lunch. And suddenly, I was craving chocolate.  CRAVING.  The kind of craving that takes over your life and [Read On]

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

I told my niece I would love to make her a batch of cookies for her birthday, in any flavor she could dream up. A couple days later, she sent me a text message with her choice… White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies. This girl has good taste in cookies.

Lemon Cookie Truffles

Most of the cookie truffle recipes I’ve seen call for cream cheese. I decided to rebel, to stick it to the man, and use frosting instead. Yep, I’m a rebel. I’ll be going out for a tattoo any minute now.

White Chocolate Cookies

Do you ever wonder what white chocolate is? All I know is I like it. White chocolate is yummy. The puppy and I agree on this point.

Coconut White Chocolate Buttermilk Scones

Scones are one of my favorite breakfast foods. This scone recipe uses coconut, white chocolate, and buttermilk.

Krispie Treat Pops

Krispie treats are just classic, aren’t they? I mean, everyone likes a plain old rice krispie treat. Everyone but me, that is. I really have to dress them up to make them interesting.

Black and White Fudge

I realize that there are people out there who believe that coconut is not the most amazing thing ever. To those people, I would just like to say…

Peppermint Bark

This peppermint bark was the Hippie Chick’s idea. And it was a fantastic one. We had fun making it together. We had fun eating it together, too.

Cherry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

 Share on TumblrI’m not a big fan of bribing my children, as a general rule.  I much prefer beating them.  (Calm down, I don’t actually beat my children.)  I think kids should behave just because I ask them to, and not because I begged and bribed them.  It gives the kids the impression that they’re [Read On]

Marshmallow Pops

 Share on TumblrMy daughter and I have been participating in a Mother-Daughter book club.  Several of the girls in the neighborhood get together with their moms and discuss a book they’ve read.  This month was our turn to host, which meant it was our turn to pick the book.  Finding time to read the chosen [Read On]

Easter Recipe Round-Up

 Share on TumblrBy Easter, I am so ready to be outside.  It has a tendency to be very cold and gloomy here in the winter, and I’m just one of those people that craves sunlight.  Of course, it’s not unusual for us to have snow for Easter, but this week has been very sunny, so [Read On]

White Chocolate Brownies

 Share on TumblrA simple, 5-ingredient recipe for a brownie made with white chocolate. Source: Adapted from Chocolate Brownie Recipe Yield: about 12 small brownies I am always looking for excuses to make new recipes that I have never tried before.  This one appealed to me, partly because they are so pretty and simple and white, [Read On]

Party Popcorn

 Share on TumblrA simple recipe for a festive white chocolate popcorn snack that is perfect for entertaining. Source: I’ve been making this popcorn treat for years, but recently found some good addition ideas at She Wears Many Hats. Yield: about 8 cups I have friends that I get together with once a month, and this [Read On]

Triple Chocolate Chunk Oreo Cookies

 Share on TumblrA recipe for a chocolate cookie with chunks of semi-sweet chocolate, white chocolate, and Oreo cookies. Source: adapted from Two Peas and Their Pod, a blog full of seriously amazing recipes. Yield: about 5 dozen I normally try not to make chocolate cookies twice in a row.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m a confessed [Read On]