Category Archives: COOKIES and BARS

The other day, I was standing in line at the grocery store, patiently waiting my turn. Rows & rows of magazines are perfectly put under our noses to tempt us. I’m often pulled in by those with covers showing beautiful berry desserts, or warm cinnamon rolls dripping with icing. What happened to catch my eye, was found at the very top of the cover page. It said: WORLD’S BEST CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE RECIPE INSIDE.

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It’s hard to believe that Christmas is over. I haven’t tired of Christmas decor or the music that starts playing weeks in advance. Yesterday, I tried to force myself to take down the Christmas decor that is scattered throughout the house. Usually I’m quite eager to box it up, clean up and welcome the new year!

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I realized something today . . . something important. I don’t bake cookies very often anymore. It seems, I’m always on the hunt for something new for this blog, and the old just gets forgotten. How sad! Cookies make me happy.  A favorite Cookie recipe, is like a good friend. It’s warm, it makes you feel […]

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What’s an incredibly rich, super-easy, weekend treat? These rocky road fudge bars! All it takes to make this stellar dessert is a few simple steps: Just layer hot Fudge and chopped almonds on top of marshmallow-fluff-topped graham crackers, chill, and cut. Scrumptious!

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The other day, two of my favorite people knocked on my door. Adria & Michelle left me with a very delicious treat. Once this delectable bar was gone, I quickly sent a text out for the recipe. This sweet little bar was not only scrumptious, but was also pretty enough to sit and “shine” inside a bakery window.

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Just the other day, I was waiting my turn in the check out line.  I could feel my heart thumping, and I’m sure the lady waiting behind me could also hear it! “Calm down, you idiot, you used it before, and you didn’t screw up!”  . . .  I thought to myself. I swiped my […]

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In the past, they have said that Blondes have more fun. Recently, the news reports that brunettes are winning that race. Who comes up with all this crap anyway? A few blonde highlights do make me feel brighter and happier however, so possibly these peanut butter blondies will make you happy as well.

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