Monster Mash Madeleines

This Halloween I wanted to put together a fun and easy baking project. These Monster Mash Madeleines are made with Madeleine cookies, white chocolate melts, and decorative sprinkles! They come together fairly quickly making them family friendly. I decided to make the madeleine cookies from scratch...

Baked Bear Ice Cream Sandwiches

Another day another ice cream ;). Squeezing in a couple more ice cream posts before National Ice Cream month is over and I wanted to include this ice cream sandwich from The Baked Bear in San Francisco. Photos of The Baked Bear's goodies were floating...

Love List 12/2/15: Cookie Recipes

  National Cookie Day is coming up this Friday! Not to mention holiday baking is going to be in full swing pretty soon. Holiday gifts are always 10x better when they are homemade. Every year I always make an assortment of different cookies and package them...

Love List 12/3/14: Cookies

Tomorrow (December 4th) is National Cookie day! With the holidays around the corner, I feel like we're officially entering cookie season. Every year I always make it a tradition to make dozens of different cookies and package them up for friends and family. This week's...

Neapolitan Sandwich Cookies from the trEATs Book

For my birthday this year, I received the trEATs book by April Carter. As you know, I looooove sweets so this book is perfect for me. All the treats in this book are also the perfect size for "gifting"and April even provides tips on how to...

San Francisco: Treats from Tartine

When I knew I was going out to San Francisco, I reached out to multiple friends for suggestions of where to go. Hands down the most votes went to Tartine bakery. Known for it’s fresh baked bread, Tartine will sometimes have lines that wrap around...

Pistachio Shortbreads Dipped in White Chocolate

National Pistachio Day is tomorrow and to prepare I've made these crumbly pistachio shortbreads dipped in white chocolate and more pistachios. The cookie is very delicate and easily crumbles in your mouth. The white chocolate adds on a bit a of sweetness and the pistachios...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Peanut butter and chocolate, the perfect pair. This past weekend was spent browsing through cookbooks and foodie magazines. The inspiration for this cookie comes from the Bouchon Bakery book where they did their take on an oreo with perfect scalloped chocolate shortbreads. The cookies were...

NYE Treats: Strawberry Champagne Rainbow Cookies

[caption id="attachment_77" align="alignleft" width="314"] Strawberry Champagne Rainbow Bars[/caption] The traditional italian tri-color rainbow cookies with chocolate frosting were always one of my favorite treats growing up. In light of the upcoming New Year's Eve celebration, I've decided to add a bubbly twist to it. Taking the...