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Nutella Swirl Brownie & Sugar Cookie Tart

This recipe was inspired by an entry into this years’ Pillsbury Bake-Off, which I was lucky enough to be able to attend last month in Las Vegas. Called Sweet & Salty Cookie Pie, the recipe included basically 5 things: pie crust, nutella, chocolate chips, sugar cookie dough, and toffee bits. I tasted it and was...

Favorite Things & iPad Air Giveaway!

1. Love & Olive Oil | 2. Skinnytaste | 3. Reluctant Entertainer | 4. RecipeGirl | 5. A Southern Fairytale | 6. Gimme Some Oven | 7. Mountain Mama Cooks | 8. FoodieCrush ‘Tis the season to give, and for some very lucky folks out in cyberspace, ’tis the season to receive a whole lot...

Bourbon, Brown Butter, and Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies

The final tally is in, and this year we raised a total of $13,778.40 for Cookies for Kids’ Cancer! That’s a lot of cookies doing a lot of good. We initially set out to raise $10K this year, and due in part to our generous brand partners (thank you OXO, Gold Medal Flour, Dixie Crystals,...

Gingerbread Caramels

As part of my annual holiday baking extravaganza I decided to mix it up a bit, and include a candy amidst the dozens of cookies I’m shipping out to friends and family. I figured I had made caramels once before, so why not? Talk about pressure. Luckily, they turned out beautifully. Especially considering the two...