Archives for the ‘Dessert’ Category

Cranberry & Blueberry Hand Pies

Cake or pie? I believe most people fall into one camp or the other. Me – I’m a well documented cake person. Just take a look at my dessert recipes: tons of cupcakes, cookies, cake pops, etc…and not even a section for pie. My husband, on the other hand, is a decided pie fan. The holidays are traditionally […]

Perfect Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

  “Did you use a different type of sugar…?” No… “…is the salt different…?” No… “…what about the flour? Did you use something different, like buckwheat flour…?” No…

DIY Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

Do you want to give the gift of delicious cookies without all the work of making them? You’re in the right place! Last week I taught a holiday DIY class at West Elm in Roseville, CA. We made cookie mix in a Mason jar, but not just any cookie mix – I adapted my favorite […]

Mocha Cupcakes

Helloooo blog friends! You might have noticed that it’s been kind of quiet around here the last few months. Blogging became a bit of a slog for me (catchy phrase stolen from the New York Times ) and I’ve been having a hard time getting myself to sit down and write blog posts. It’s been […]

DIY Pumpkin Spice Oreos

Update 9/9/14: Oreo has released a pumpkin spice flavor and apparently it tastes like a Yankee candle. My homemade version is pretty much guaranteed to be better There have been rumors swirling around that Oreo may be releasing a pumpkin spice flavor this fall. Whether they are or aren’t, I have no idea, but I do know […]