Oatmeal CreME Pies

Oatmeal Cream Pies

These might just be the best Oatmeal Creme Pies you’ll ever eat. Why eat little debbie store bought oatmeal sandwich cookies when you can have homemade. Brown the butter in the cookie recipe and top them with flaked sea salt before sandwiching them with fluffy brown sugar marshmallow creme. It’s fun to make marshmallow. Whip […]

Butter Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are the best Butter Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies ever!! What makes them a step ahead of everything else is the browned butter that is not only in the dough, but the pecans are toasted in it as well! This cookie has crisp edges, a chewy center, bits of buttery pecans throughout and is topped […]

Banana Bread with Dark Chocolate Chunks

This Banana Bread is moist and delicious. I’ve heard comments like “I don’t really like banana bread, but I like this.” Let’s face it, add chocolate to anything and it gets transformed. The Chocolate Chunks and Flaked Sea Salt were a hit with us. Bake in dark chocolate chunks, chips, even mini chips. When the […]

Shortbread Cookies with Crystalized Ginger

Plain no more, these Shortbread Cookies have been up-scaled with Crystalized Ginger and sugared edges. Shortbread Cookies have their fans, but these with Crystalized Ginger bits have made new fans. This simple Cookie may appear plain on a serving tray, but it’s a surprising gem. Great with coffee. Now let’s make some. In Stand Mixer, […]

Buttermilk Pancakes with Chocolate Chips

Buttermilk Pancakes with Chocolate Chips are a delicious answer when you’re looking for an easy homemade breakfast on a relaxed weekend. These soft, fluffy buttermilk pancakes with chocolate chips have become a family favorite, slathered with butter and a drizzle of maple syrup. Kids love to help with measuring, dumping and mixing. And they like […]

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Homemade soft pretzels topped with coarse salt are one of those snacks I could eat anytime anywhere — the mall, NYC sidewalk, Auntie Anne’s thawed from the freezer. These pretzels are super soft, salty and go great with mustard! And we also like them brushed with melted butter and tossed in a bag with cinnamon […]

Vanilla Buttercream for Funfetti Birthday Cake

Make your own Vanilla Buttercream from scratch for a delicious Funfetti Birthday cake! The homemade buttercream and 3 layers takes a little extra time but it’s well worth it and a fun presentation! This recipe is for the Buttercream Icing. I’m all about homemade scratch cakes but I’ve tried and tested several yellow cake recipes […]

Bacon & Gruyere Egg Bites – Starbucks Copycat Recipe

Make Starbucks’ Bacon & Gruyere Egg Bites with this quick and easy copycat recipe! They are super delicious, high in protein, low carb and super convenient to eat. Original Recipe is Bacon & Gruyère Egg Bites from Jenn Segal I’ve made this recipe a bunch of times and we have eaten them right out of […]