Chocolate Pour Over Icing

This is my mother-in-law’s recipe for chocolate pour over icing.  It’s amazing served with yellow cake and ice cream. Printable Recipe Print Chocolate Pour Over Icing Course Dessert Ingredients 2 cups sugar 1/4 cup white corn syrup 1/2 cup milk 1/4 cup butter 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa 1/4 teaspoon salt Instructions Add all ingredients to Read More …

Easter Blossoms

These flowers are a fun and colorful way to celebrate the spring holiday. Printable Recipe Print Easter Blossom Cookies Course Dessert Cuisine American Keyword cookies, decorative cookies Ingredients 1/2 cup butter must be butter, softened 1 3- ounce package of cream cheese softened 1-1/2 cups sifted powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt Read More …

Poppy Seed Thumbprints

I love thumbprint cookies, and these Poppy Seed Thumbprints are just special enough to make a great treat for Valentine’s Day.  To make them extra special, roll your cookies in sugar before baking. Printable Recipe Print Poppy Seed Thumbprint Cookies Ingredients 1 cup butter softened 1/2 cup sugar 2 egg yolks 1 tablespoon orange liqueur Read More …

Almond Toffee Bars

Print Almond Toffee Bars Course Dessert Cuisine American Keyword almond, bar cookies, dessert, toffee Ingredients 1/2 cup butter 1-1/2 cups quick rolled oats 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 6- oz package of semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 cup almond toffee pieces 1 cup sliced or chopped almonds 1 140 oz can sweetened condensed milk Instructions Read More …

Spiced Spritz with Browned Butter Glaze

I originally found this recipe in the 2012 Land O Lakes holiday cookies publication.  One reason I love this publication is that it has great tips, like what to do when you want to make spritz cookies and don’t have a cookie press.  Did you know you could use an icing bag with a large Read More …

Spiced Molasses Cookies

This year I’ve decided to try several new recipes, for the holiday season.  I’ve made Red Velvet Fudge – which is amazing, even if it turned out a little dry.  It was totally the fault of my cooking thermometer though… I think I totally need a new one. I made some Subway style chocolate chip Read More …

Mamaw’s Apple Pie

It’s been chilly out for the last couple weeks, which by itself is quite lovely.  The leaves are starting to change, and I can make pumpkin flavored anything without people looking at me weird. The one bad thing about this time of year is that  even though it can get quite cold in the house, Read More …