Creamy Pumpkin Pie with Biscoff Cookie Crust

I finally found some Biscoff cookies!  They were right under my nose at a  nearby CVS pharmacy.  Hooray! I’ve seen the cookies (and spread) used in recipes on many blogs, most recently on Bridget’s Bake at 350(one of my favorites!) and knew I had to find some.  Visiting the Biscoff website solved the problem(retail locations listed), which is also where … Read more

Cinnamon Cabin Cookies

When I visited the Land O’ Lakes site the other day(to retrieve the candy corn cookie recipe), a photo featuring Cinnamon Cabin cookies popped up on the Home page.  I knew right away that it was going to be my Christmas cookie choice for this week!  Aren’t they cute?   The cabins are mini size … Read more

Brown Butter Cookies with Sea Salt

These little cookies may not look like much, but don’t let that fool you! Let me start with a little bit of background…My husband was on one of his adventures one day which took him up the coast a bit to a cute little beach town, Cayucos. He was hungry so walked into the Brown … Read more

Strawberry Sweetheart Cookies

I just love making Valentine’s Day cookies!  I mean, it’s all about love, hearts, the color red, and sweethearts!  I have a lot of sweethearts…my husband, my kids, my grandkids…that’s 16 1/2 (grandchild on the way:)) sweethearts right there! So…staring at my double heart cookie cutter and brainstorming for something other than just regular hearts, … Read more

Mini Elf (and Santa) Treats {Made from Ice Cream Cone Marshmallows}

 I know it’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but when I first thought of turning these little marshmallows into elves (and Santas), I couldn’t wait to see how they would turn out!  Besides, Christmas is not that far off, and since Thanksgiving is so late in the month this year, Christmas will creep up on us … Read more

Apple Cookies for the Teacher

I guess I may be a little late for the teacher cookies, but I think some kids are still in school, right?  In any event, you can save this cookie idea for the fall, and going back to school,  or summer school, or even your piano teacher. 🙂 Or, if you just love apples, you … Read more

Caramel Apple Decorated Sugar Cookies

Fall is my favorite season (I think I may have said that a time or two)!  The flavors of the season are part of the reason…pumpkin, apples, fall spices, caramel, they all translate to comfort and home to me. What better way to celebrate this time of year with caramel apples. Well, not real caramel … Read more

Whooo-ray for Fall!

  My Gooseberry Patch calendar proclaims today to be the “First Day of Autumn, ” so I’m taking them at their word. Happy (official) Fall! I clipped this recipe for “Night Owl Cookies” out of a magazine a few years back, and decided to finally get around to making them. These owls remind me of … Read more

Rustic Watermelon Cookies

You know what? I LOVE watermelon!  I have been known to buy a watermelon and have the whole thing polished off the second day:)  I also love cookies, so naturally watermelon cookies are a favorite of mine.  Something about them just makes me happy:) These particular cookies were inspired by an awesome design created by … Read more

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

In my blog-hopping the last few days I have encountered peanut butter, peanut butter, and more peanut butter! Peanut butter cookies, peanut butter bars and peanut butter brownies. I eat peanut butter from a spoon, so no complaints here:) I never tire of the stuff! I decided it was time to make a recipe I … Read more