Cookie Dough Truffles

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Ok, let’s have a time of confession. How many of you out there eat raw cookie dough when baking cookies? I know, I know –  there’s been a lot of egg scares lately and it’s not considered “safe”, and...

Peppermint Patties

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  Day 8 of the 12 days of Christmas Treats! One thing I love to do in the kitchen is to create homemade versions of store-bought treats. It’s probably why I love homemade oreos and homemade hostess cupcakes so...

Hot Chocolate on a Stick (aka Fudge Blocks)

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Day 7 of the 12 Days of Christmas Treats I couldn’t give you a marshmallow recipe without also giving you a hot chocolate recipe! And what a recipe this is! Hot chocolate on a stick has to be one...

Peppermint Marshmallows

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Email from Mike to me, sent last December with a picture of peppermint marshmallows: Please make these marshmallows, they look incredible Me to Mike this December: Remember that picture of peppermint marshmallows you sent me last year? I think I’m...

Caramilk Fudge

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Day 5 of the 12 days of Christmas Treats! Fudge. Sweet, creamy, delicious fudge. Ever since my disastrous fudge experience last year I’ve been a little nervous to try again. Last year, after two failed attempts, I resorted to...

Peanut Butter Dough Balls

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Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas Treats These dough balls may not look like much. They’re not as cute as peppermint meltaways, and they don’t seem as festive as mint chocolate puddles. But don’t let their humble...

Mint Chocolate Puddles

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Day 3 of the 12 Days of Christmas Treats The combination of mint and chocolate always makes me think of Christmas. It’s one of my favorite flavor combinations, and this cookie is no exception. This is a recipe I saw last year around...

Peppermint Meltaways

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*Note: I feel the need to warn you that this is the first of several peppermint or mint flavored treats you will be finding here this month. I seem to have a peppermint problem this Christmas. I think these peppermint meltaways are...

Molasses Kringles

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  Day 1 of the 12 Days of Christmas Treats I am so excited for this Christmas series. 12 days of delicious and decadent Christmas treats, starting today! You may think I’m crazy, but I started planning these posts...

Updates and a Giveaway!

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Coming Soon! I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I’ve got some fun things coming up on the blog this next month that I’m pretty excited about. On Wednesday (December 1st) I’ll be starting the 12 days of Christmas Treats!...