Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to post a recipe for classic cinnamon rolls! Actually, this is the first time I’ve ever made cinnamon rolls, and I couldn’t believe how good they were. This recipe is definitely a keeper! The rolls are...

Homemade Gourmet Hot Chocolate Mix

Homemade Gourmet Hot Chocolate Mix

I’ve been looking for a good homemade hot chocolate mix for years. I wanted a classic, more “gourmet” mix that used real chocolate and was stirred into milk, not water, and this mix was exactly what I was looking for. It combines both semisweet...

Cranberry Orange Coffee Cake

Cranberry Orange Coffee Cake

I can’t believe the 12 Days of Christmas Treats is over already! It’s a lot of work to make that many cookies, but it’s so fun and I love seeing the reactions when I post them. I can always count on certain people to...

Double Chocolate Biscotti

Double Chocolate Biscotti

I think I say this every year, but I absolutely love biscotti. It’s actually one of my favorite Christmas cookies, and sitting down with a cup of tea and a cookie is truly one of life’s simple pleasures. In the past I’ve made traditional...

Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

It’s just hitting me now how many different types of chocolate cookies I’ve included in this year’s Christmas treats! What can I say, I like chocolate! Plus anything with chocolate in it is generally a crowd pleaser, and I really like it when people...

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

In the short time it’s been since I first made these chocolate peppermint crinkle cookies, I’ve become obsessed. I’ve always loved chocolate crinkles, but the addition of peppermint really takes these over the top. Plus, the texture of these is just incredible – they...

Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark

Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark

I really don’t think you can go wrong with something called Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark. Although, I did my best to mess it up – if you look closely at the pictures you can tell that the caramel part of the bark looks more...

Ginger Molasses Pillow Cookies

Ginger Molasses Pillow Cookies

It’s pretty much a given that I will post a molasses ginger cookie at some point during the 12 Days of Christmas Treats.  Each year, without fail, I can’t help but make a new version, and actually, I’ve got another version coming in a...

Triple Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Triple Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Two cranberry cookies in one Christmas season is a big deal around here. I wasn’t planning to make anything with cranberries since I didn’t think Mike would be a big fan,  but thankfully he overcame his supposed cranberry aversion to talk about these cookies...

Double Chocolate Brownie Bites

Double Chocolate Brownie Bites

I’m pretty sure it is an acknowledged fact that if a recipe has the words “double chocolate” in the title, I will be making it as soon as possible. That’s exactly what happened with these double chocolate brownie bites. I saw the recipe, realized...