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Minty Fudge Brownies

In Something Sweet On December 29, 2012 1 Comment

This is officially my last Christmas recipe of 2012! I know this post is 3 days late, but you will definitely want to bookmark this brownie recipe to… Read More »

Fruitcake Drops

In Something Sweet On December 29, 2012 0 Comments

One word: addicting. These are a second take on fruitcake cookies from the King Arthur Flour website. I knew I wanted to make fruitcake cookies for Christmas, but I… Read More »

Fruitcake Shortbread Cookies

In Something Sweet On December 27, 2012 0 Comments

Fruitcake, a dense confection soaked in spirits and filled with chopped fruit and nuts, gets a really bad rep around the holidays. It is the butt of many… Read More »

Gingerbread Cupcakes

In Something Sweet On December 24, 2012 0 Comments

These cupcakes are almost too cute too eat! Fortunately, they are so delicious that you will get over that after your first bite. I think I will make… Read More »

White Chocolate Cherry Shortbread

In Something Sweet On December 23, 2012 0 Comments

I came across this recipe on Better Homes and Gardens and I thought it made a very pretty Christmas cookie. I decided to swap out the maraschino cherries for… Read More »

Coconut Macaroons (Rochers a la noix de coco)

In Something Sweet On December 23, 2012 0 Comments

Coconut macaroons, not to be confused with French macarons, are one of my favorite cookies ever and they are surprisingly so simple to make!  The first time I made these… Read More »

Christmas Cut-Out Sugar Cookies

In Something Sweet On December 20, 2012 0 Comments

Christmas sugar cookies are essential to holiday baking. They are delicious just by themselves for those that don’t appreciate an overdose of sugar (not me!) or you can… Read More »

Cranberry Pistachio Snowballs

In Something Sweet On December 20, 2012 0 Comments

These brilliant green cookies with bright red dried cranberry pieces and white chocolate chips make a beautiful Christmas cookies. They’re based off a 2010 Betty Crocker winning recipe that… Read More »

Caramel Cashew Butter Cookies

In Something Sweet On December 18, 2012 0 Comments

Thank you Martha Stewart for what may be my new favorite cookie. These are pure decadence. What could be better than homemade cashew butter mixed into a cookie… Read More »

Gingerbread Men

In Something Sweet On December 18, 2012 0 Comments

There has been so much sadness lately that it is difficult to write about baking cookies. December is a month associated with giving and joy, but for some… Read More »

Eggnog Almond Cookies

In Something Sweet On December 1, 2012 1 Comment

Christmas Cookie #2!!! Every year around Christmas time when I see eggnog on the shelves at every supermarket, I am so tempted to buy a carton of the… Read More »