Cookies

Pecan Pretzel Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

This weekend started out with the best of intentions but, for one reason or another things just didn’t go the way I had planned.

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Irish Coffee Oatmeal Cookies

Hi…

Did you know March is birthday month?

Yep, that means it’s all about indulging this month. Booze, sweets, boozy sweets, you get the picture.

So, Pieces babies… are you ready to party!

Let’s start with a little Pre-St. Patty’s Day inspired treat I think you’ll like. It’s a twist on one of my favorite San Francisco treats, the Buena Vista Cafe Irish Coffee.

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Do-si-do Martini

My stint with the Girl Scouts was unfortunately very short lived. I earned maybe 5-6 patches and I have to believe the “Computer Fun” badge must have been amongst one of them, based on my current profession and the vague memories I have of my sash.

I also recall being blown away by the fact my parents actually let me go on a weekend camping trip with my troop. Being the only child of elderly parents, it was a huge deal.

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Circus Animal Cookie Cheesecake

Cravings—why fight them? What’s the point? Eventually one way or another they always seem to prevail. That always seems to be the case—for me at least. Besides, aren’t cravings a way for our bodies to tell us they need something?

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Maple Walnut Leaf Cookies

Although the thermostat may not indicate that fall is just upon us here in Southern California, the slightly shorter days, the number of leaves I’ve seen scattered on the sidewalks during my morning run these past few days, and the fall decoration displays at my local art supply store, are proving otherwise.

Now, when I think of Fall there are a few flavor combinations that come to mind… you have pumpkin and peanut butter haven’t tried it? Oh yeah… its good!! Apple and Cinnamon, and then there is Maple and Walnut.

As I was reviewing Baking Unplugged I came across this recipe and thought it would be a great recipe for my youngest to try out.

Hungry for more Maple Walnut Leaves…?

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