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Soft and chewy chocolate cookies topped with peanut butter cups and drizzled with peanut butter— a chocolate and peanut butter lover’s dream!

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies |

I make a lot of deliciousness in my kitchen, truth be told, but not every recipe gives me goosebumps like this one did. I took that first bite and— wow. Just, wow.

I think chocolate + peanut butter will do that to you. >> Continue reading


These are the best chewy oatmeal cookies!

The BEST chewy oatmeal cookies, from

This recipe was developed in partnership with Go Bold With Butter.

They’re not fancy. They’re not even pretty. They’re just basic drop cookies filled with oats and a hint of cinnamon. Dessert possibly couldn’t get any less sophisticated.

But sometimes simple is best, and these oatmeal cookies really are the best. They’re chewy, buttery, and I dare you to stop at just one. >> More


Soft and chewy drop cookies packed full of chocolate chunks, toffee bits, rolled oats and dried cherries.

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Chocolate Toffee Oatmeal Cookies with Dried Cherries |

I need to share something with you, and I really hope you don’t mind.

Life is pretty difficult right now. My Mom passed away almost 3 months ago and I’m still taking it one day at a time. Some days are almost normal with brief moments of grief, but on other days the grief is all-consuming, and then there are days when I just feel numb.

I put on a brave face and try to be strong. Life goes on, after all. When people ask me how I’m doing, I keep it simple with “I’m okay” because the whole story is so much more complicated than that. >> More


Chewy macaroon cookies filled with shredded coconut, dried pineapple and macadamia nuts, all dipped in white chocolate.

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White Chocolate-Dipped Tropical Macaroons with Pineapple, Macadamia Nuts and Coconut |

This recipe was developed in partnership with Diamond of California.

You can whisk me away on a tropical vacation anytime. Just give me thirty minutes to shave my legs and pack a swimsuit and I’ll meet you at the airport. I mean really, when does a soak in the sun with a piña colada in-hand not sound like perfection?

But that’s not reality, sadly, and so I’ve decided to bring a little of the tropics into my kitchen with these sunny macaroons filled with coconut, pineapple and macadamia nuts. >> More


Soft chocolate sugar cookies topped with whipped vanilla buttercream to delight your sweet tooth!

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Chocolate Sugar Cookies |

My husband and I don’t really do much to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This year we’ll probably just enjoy a nice meal at home together as a family and share a bottle of champagne after the kids go to bed. No frills, no fuss.

I’m just not that big of a fan of the holiday with its overpriced flowers, crowded restaurants, etc. That being said, Valentine’s Day is good for one thing:

Chocolate! >> More