Eggnog Crumb Coffee Cake

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[donotprint] This is a lovely coffee cake that perfectly embraces the holiday season. The cake it’s self is not overly sweet so the generous crumb topping is the perfect accompaniment. The eggnog flavor is delightful. It’s in no way overpowering but it definitely is the notable flavor. It’s what makes this coffee cake uniquely tempting. The … Continue reading

White Chocolate Caramel Fudge

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[donotprint] This recipe makes one very delicious fudge! This is a perfect addition to your holiday cookie tray because it’s easy and quick to put together an it’s far more unique than the standard chocolate version. It’s like a new surprise on the cookie tray! This fudge is very sweet and has a slightly chewier … Continue reading

Sugar Cookie Bars

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[donotprint] SUGAR COOKIES!!! Who doesn’t love sugar cookies?! I have one big problem….I wish it wasn’t so……I’m horrible at decorating sugar cookies with royal icing.  Seriously, Horrible! I was in charge of making the jungle themed sugar cookies for my sisters baby shower. I bought all the cookie cutters, new piping tips, meringue powder, extra cookie sheets….and … Continue reading

Italian Christmas Cookies

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[donotprint] This classic, iconic, Italian cookie is brought to you by Shelby, from the food blog, The Life and Loves of Grumpy’s Honeybunch. I have “virtually” known Shelby for as long as I’ve been blogging. She is truly a gracious and talented blogger, and her blog is overflowing with fabulous recipes! The cookie that is featured here … Continue reading

Gooey Caramel Butterscotch Cashew Bars

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[donotprint] These are ooey gooey, seriously delicious, candy like bars. This gem of a recipe is very sweet and rich. It works well to cut the bars into small pieces because of this. If you don’t like cashews feel free to substitute any other nut or even mixed nits. I love that this recipe starts with a … Continue reading

Peppermint Candy Cane Kiss Cookies

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[donotprint] Oh, WOW!  These are such a festive and delicious Christmas cookie!  The cookie component of this recipe is tender and delicate. The peppermint flavored kiss has just the right amount of peppermint. I have to tell you, I’m not a huge peppermint fan. I don’t usually go for candy like a York peppermint patty … Continue reading

Thumbprint Turtle Cookies

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What’s not to love? Chocolate. Pecans. Caramel….Who doesn’t love Turtles? Well, I do indeed, LOVE them and this cookie is a fabulous interpretation of a wonderful classic candy. Every component of this cookie is perfect  The chocolate cookie is dense, chocolaty, and chewy. The Caramel is rich and buttery. The pecans top the whole thing off in more yumminess. These … Continue reading