Category: Cookies

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies with Toffee and Cashews

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies with Toffee and Cashews Recipe

This cookie was born out of a craving for chocolate.  It is what I refer to as a ‘raid the pantry’ cookie.  I started with some deep dark cocoa and bittersweet chips.  I found toffee bits, a lot of toffee bits … Continue reading




Spiced Shortbread Cookies

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Spiced Shortbread Cookie Recipe

I’ll admit, I’m a bit tardy getting this recipe to you.  As apparent from the warm colors and Fall leaves on the background linen, I shot these photos pre-Thanksgiving.  Ignoring the seasonal feel of the photos, this recipe easily transitions … Continue reading




Salted Sesame Caramel Macaroons

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Salted Sesame Caramel Macaroons Recipe

Around this time of year, I start flipping through my ‘Passover’ file to get reacquainted with the recipes I have collected specifically for the celebration of Passover – most of them are recipes for desserts that don’t contain flour.   … Continue reading




M & B’s Apricot Cherry Crumb Bars

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Apricot Cherry Crumb Bars Recipe

Even though I live three thousand miles away from my family, I see them a lot!  I journey to Kentucky four or five times a year, and when I’m very blessed, one of my family members makes it to California to … Continue reading




Chocolate Salted Caramel Turtle Cookies and the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap

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Chocolate Salted Caramel Turtle Cookies Recipe

Allow me to share a few things about these cookies.  First…they scream for milk!  Second…they are deeply and irresistibly chocolatey.  And third…they are named after the ‘Turtle’ candy made famous by the Johnson’s Candy Company way back in 1918.  We’ve … Continue reading