Better than thin mints, mint truffle brownie cheesecake bars

Mint truffle brownie cheesecake bars

Over the top fudge brownies packed with mint truffles and a layer of creamy cheesecake, these brownie cheesecake bars are better than any mint patties you ever had! I’m bringing you another decadent brownie today. Just like the mint chocolate chip frosted brownies, it combines both chocolate and mint, a combination very popular this time… 

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The best red velvet cookies

red velvet cookies recipe

Two secret ingredients turn a classic into the best red velvet cookies ever. Forget the red velvet cake box, these cookies are made from scratch I have a thing or two for red velvet desserts as we get close to Valentine’s Day.  I have to admit, for a while I had mixed feelings about this… 

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Gingerbread cupcakes with gingerbread frosting

gingerbread cupcakes with gingerbread frosting recipe

Moist and flavorful gingerbread cupcakes topped with a sweet molasses and ginger spiced buttercream frosting. An irresistible holiday dessert I’m ready for Christmas. I have all my shopping done. Most of the gifts are already wrapped. Cookies are baked and mailed. House is decorated. The kitchen smells amazing. There’s no better time than the winter… 

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Grasshopper cheesecake bars

grasshopper cheesecake bars

Easy and refreshing grasshopper cheesecake bars with a minty chocolate chip cookie crust, smooth cheesecake and chocolate drizzles. Make them for your holiday table or to enjoy on a hot summer day  I grew up with a totally different way of writing down recipes and passing them from generations to generations. If you ever visit… 

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Julekage – Norwegian Christmas fruit bread

Julekage

A sweet flavorful bread, Julekage is traditionally served at Christmas in many Scandinavian countries, being most popular in Norway. In some areas is considered a cake and some people frost Julekage with a sweet white icing, which makes it even more like a Christmas cake In a perfect world I would travel, bake and enjoy 0… 

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Triple chocolate meltaway cookies

Triple chocolate meltaway cookies recipe

Melt in your mouth soft cookies with triple deliciousness from the cocoa powder, chocolate chips and chocolate hazelnut spread, these are the perfect chocolate meltaway cookies! The other day I hosted a Christmas party and in few days we have our last cookie exchange. I have set my bar high, long time ago, and can’t disappoint my friends and family when… 

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Cranberry cookies

cranberry cookies recipe

Sweet and soft, these nutty cranberry cookies are a family favorite. Make them for friends and family, for your next cookie exchange or bake and freeze getting them out when the cravings strike. The first sign of fall and I stock on fresh cranberries. Although easily available frozen year round, I prefer to buy them… 

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Chocolate fudge macadamia cookie bars

chocolate fudge macadamia cookie bars

Quick and easy macadamia cookie bars topped with a fudgy chocolate layer and lots of chopped macadamia nuts for an irresistible treat. Only 5 ingredients needed!  Oh the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful, And since we’ve no place to go, Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Snow… 

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Iced gingerbread cookies

iced gingerbread cookies recipe

Soft gingerbread cookies with a touch of molasses and the wonderful flavors of ground ginger and cloves covered in a brown sugar molasses icing and gingerbread men sprinkles Christmas is fast approaching and with it more and more cookies are being baked. I mentioned yesterday I love giving away cookies and other sweet treats to… 

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Soft chewy gingerbread cookies

soft chewy gingerbread cookies

If you’re like me and love ginger cookies but don’t want to ruin your teeth while eating gingersnaps, then these gingerbread cookies are for you. Soft and chewy ginger spiced cookies with a subtle molasses flavor packed with gingerbread flavored M&M’s – perfect for the holiday cookie tray Cookie season as I call it, or… 

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