Tag Archives: Dough

Peaches and Cream Biscuits

The holidays are sneaking up around the corner.  That means baking time!!  I love baking! One of my favorite things to do in the afternoon when I have the house to myself is to turn on one of my favorite shows, Homeland, Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, and a few others and watch an episode […]

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Soft Pretzel Sticks

On Sunday while I was drinking my coffee and checking out recipes on the web, Food & Wine posted a picture of these beautiful pretzel sticks.   The house was quiet because both of our boys are out of town right now, so I decided to try out the recipe.  Jim popped into the kitchen […]

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Peach Pocket Pies

This dough recipe is the best!  You can make these pocket pies with any pie ingredients that tickle your fancy.  I choose peaches because they are showing up at the farmers market and mine are slowly ripening on my trees.  Plus Peaches are one of my favorite summer fruits, I love they way they smell and […]

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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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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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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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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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