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Peanut Butter-Chocolate-Coconut Cookies

I know what your thinking “really another dessert recipe, this will be your 4th in a row”, but let me defend myself.  Today is National Peanut Butter Cookie Day!  Yep, I kid you not!  So with Peanut Butter being one of my FAVORITE foods, I had to pay it homage.  I started out with just […]

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Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies Tipped in Chocolate

These cookies are so simple to make, with limited ingredients, time and easy clean-up.  They look so elegant and are quite addictive! 2 sticks of butter, room temperature 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar Pinch of salt 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup chocolate chips 2 cup of bittersweet 60% […]

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Iced Sugar Cookies

Whenever I throw a party I like to hand my guests a little something to take home with them when they leave. This time I chose one of my favorite all time cookies!  Cause really, who doesn’t love a sugar cookie with icing? I ran to the Cooking Store to pick up a cookie cutter […]

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Crew Cookies

Jacob rows on his High School crew team.  The team participates in about 5 regattas a season.  They usually have to arrive on race day around 6 a.m. and don’t leave the race site until 6 p.m..  Feeding all those kids all day long is a serious production.  If you have ever been to a […]

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Cheesy-Cherry Cookies

I’m issuing a warning with these cookies. Only make these if they are going to leave your house-they are dangerous! You know what will happen if you don’t!! 😉 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 – 8 ounce packages cream cheese, room temperature 2 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, […]

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Chocolate-Chocolate Cookies

These bad boys are a chocolate lovers dream!  You can’t eat more than one….okay maybe two. For the candy bars, I like to use ‘Vosges’ haute chocolat exotic candy bars.  They have several different flavors, yes even bacon. My hubby likes the Red Fire Bar.  Its ingredients, Mexican ancho chipotle chiles and cinnamon with 55% […]

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Mini Snickerdoodle Croissant with a Dark side

These beauties taste different from your regular snickerdoodle. Instead of using granulated sugar for the filling, I use brown sugar and I added Dutch Processed Chocolate to up the flavor factor. Of course the fact that I believe chocolate makes everything taste better, has NOTHING to do with it!  Did I just hear you say […]

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Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

These cookies will disappear! I hide them and they still disappear!  Need I say more? Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies Ingredients: 1-cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup cocoa powder ¼ teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons (1stick) unsalted butter, softened 2/3-cup sugar 1 large egg, separated, plus 1 egg white 2-tablespoon milk 1-teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 cups pecan chips 15 […]

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Oatmeal Dried Cherry Cookies

These cookies are so darn yummy and ADDICTIVE!  Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon baking powder 1 cup unsalted butter, (2sticks) at room temperature 1 cup dark brown sugar ½ cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 2 cups dried sour cherries  Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside. […]

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White Chocolate Coconut Cookies

These are my son Jimmy’s favorite cookie.  They make a great gift to friends and family. FAMILY RATING: Ingredients: 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon salt 2 stick unsalted butter, softened ½ cup packed light brown sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup quick […]

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