Molasses Waffle Cookies with Chocolate Frosting

Have you ever made cookies in the waffle iron? Granted, you can only make 4 cookies at a time, but they cook quickly, and you don't have to heat up your oven. And the kids think it's such a novelty to eat cookies that look like waffles. What can I..

Spider Cookies

spider cookies

I suppose some teens would not be amused by something as simple as a chocolate chip spider on a cookie, but I can count on my kids to find some enjoyment in this. Although, to be fair, I'm pretty sure the boys enjoyed the cookies more than the spide..

Russian Tea Cakes


Seriously, some days I just need a Calgon break. I want my own little afternoon tea party... with Chamomille and cookies and a good book and sweet, sweet silence...

Brownie Mix Cookies


I nearly drove to the nearest fast food restaurant in the pouring rain for a chocolate milkshake, that's how strong the chocolate craving was. In fact the only thing that kept me from doing just that was the knowledge that there was a brownie mix in..

Pumpkin Fudge Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

chocolate chip cookie

I almost didn't post this recipe. Almost. My son, The Lizard, convinced me to do it, between bites. The thing is, this recipe didn't turn out exactly the way I planned it in my head. But it tastes so marvelously, fantastically decadent, I knew I ..

Chocolate Zucchini Cookies


This zucchini is humongous. It's the size of a small child. It's as big as my leg. It's the biggest zucchini I've ever seen in my life. And it's sitting on my kitchen counter...

Peanut Butter Blondies

peanut butter brownies

If anyone asks, that's why they're round. Because they look cool. Sleek. Stylish. It's the next thing in blondies. I'm a trendsetter, y'all. ..

Banana Bread Cookies

chocolate chip banana bread cookies

Two ripe bananas sat on the counter, like a challenge. "What will you make of us?" they screamed at me. And this is a cookie blog, and it's been a while since we had a good creative cookie on here. Decision made...

Cherries Jubilee Cookies

cherry cookie recipe

Robb loves Cherries Jubilee. He always wants me to make it, but that whole en flambe thing makes me squeamish. Since I wasn't going to be earning any amazing-wife points, I figured I would go for pretty-good-wife and turn his Cherries Jubilee into ..

Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Bars

oatmeal cookie recipe

The girls and I had fun figuring out what kind of cookie we could make with the ingredients we had on hand. I found a half bag of chocolate chips and a half bag of cinnamon chips, and The Hippie Chick suggested oatmeal cookies, and voila! A heavenl..