Pineapple Filled Shortbread Cookies

In Something Sweet On December 21, 2013 0 Comments

I seriously cannot believe there are only 5 days until Christmas! I am counting down the minutes until I go home to Boston for the best Holiday week… Read More »

S’more Coconut Cookie Sandwiches

In Something Sweet On December 19, 2013 0 Comments

These sandwich cookies are absolute heaven. I seriously can’t believe it never occurred to me before to flatten macaroons and fill them! Pure genius on Maia’s part from… Read More »

Cinna-brickle Cookies – The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap

In Something Sweet On December 11, 2013 8 Comments

I was so excited to participate in my first Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap! This year we raised $13,778.40 for Cookies for Kids Cancer. I’m proud to say that I… Read More »

Pastel de Tres Leches

In Something Sweet On October 29, 2013 1 Comment

Inma was our Sept. 2013 Daring Bakers’ hostess and WOW did she bring us something decadent and delicious! Pastel de Tres Leches or Three Milk Cake, creamy yet… Read More »

Cookies & Cream Cupcakes

In Something Sweet On October 8, 2013 0 Comments

Did you know that America’s favorite chocolate sandwich cookie was invented in 1912? That has given us over 100 years to experiment with our beloved Oreos. We have… Read More »

Bolinhas de Coco Cookies & Mawa Cake

In Something Sweet On September 4, 2013 0 Comments

Aparna of My Diverse Kitchen was our August 2013 Daring Bakers’ hostess and she challenged us to make some amazing regional Indian desserts. The Mawa Cake, the Bolinhas de Coco… Read More »

Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

In Something Sweet On August 30, 2013 4 Comments

If you are one of those people who eat half the bowl of cookie dough before ever baking the cookies, then you are in for a treat. Imagine… Read More »

Southwestern Cornbread

In Something Savory On August 28, 2013 0 Comments

I recently made this scrumptious corn bread recipe for a BBQ by our pool with some of our friends and everyone loved it. I actually baked it right… Read More »

Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cookies

In Something Sweet On August 21, 2013 0 Comments

Remember the recipe for Crack Pie that I recently completed for the Daring Baker’s Challenge? Well, I introduce his delicious cousin the Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cookie, another… Read More »

Caramel Corn Whoopie Pies

In Something Sweet On August 13, 2013 2 Comments

CORN – on the cob, summer, backyard barbecues, melted butter, dental floss, muffins, popcorn, Cracker Jacks, caramel, baseball games, Saturday night movies, dessert…. For me, corn, with it’s bright… Read More »

Banana Cake with Brown Butter Frosting

In Something Sweet On August 2, 2013 1 Comment

These banana bread bars from Life’s Simple Measures had been on my bucket bake list for ages, endlessly taunting me on my Cake Pinterest board. I finally had a bunch of… Read More »

Key Lime Pie

In Something Sweet On July 23, 2013 0 Comments

 I was watching ABC’s The Chew a couple of weeks ago and Carla Hall and Daphne Oz did a key lime pie throwdown.  Carla used her full fat… Read More »