desserts

Soft Sorghum Molasses Cookies

Warm cookies are always a treat, but this cookie recipe is something pretty special, if I do say so myself. I tried a few iterations of this cookie before I finally made all of the tweaks necessary to share this recipe. Sometimes this blogging hobby of mine is pretty wonderful.  These cookies taste like autumn, […]

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Twisted S’Mores Cookies

I struggled with what to call this post. S’mores cookies is too bland, but maybe “twisted” sounds too nefarious for sweet little cookies. By “twisted,” all I mean is that I used chocolate brownie flavored marshmallows and Hershey’s Cookies and Cream candy bars (white chocolate with chocolate cookie bits).  Maybe “role reversal” cookies or “Paula […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars with Cinnamon

I don’t usually go in for the no-bake desserts. But I do usually go in for peanut butter. By the truckload spoonful. This is a variation of a classic peanut butter and chocolate no-bake bar recipe that is wildly popular and extremely simple. In my iteration, I’ve stirred in cinnamon (because I think it’s really […]

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S’mores Bars

I love everything about marshmallows. I love their name. I love their fluffiness. I love the cheap grocery store and high-falutin’ bakery iterations alike. Flavored or plain, all shapes and sizes, and the divinely sticky marshmallow creme, are found in abundance in my kitchen even when I’m out of so-called staples. There is a fire […]

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Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

I may have chided myself once or twice for my over-commitment-issues. The day that I made these lemon meringue cupcakes exemplify of this trait. I woke up at 4:30am on a Saturday to start working on these. Why? WELL. This little one decided to plan a graduation party an hour after my Saturday class ends (providing […]

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