Hazelnut Nutella Sandwich Cookies

These past few weeks have left me re-examining my life in terms of my attitudes, desires and intentions. I’ve come to realize that in some aspects I’m right on track but in others, oy vey, I’m lost in a sea of tracks without a map. And it’s so easy to get derailed when you think…

Paleo Mounds Brownie

When I was in elementary school we were out an entire week of school due to a foot of snow.  For us kids, it was a dream come true!  After waking up early, we bundled up for the long haul.  We were going to milk this snow day for all it’s worth.  First on the…

CHOCOLATE PEPPERMINT CREAM COOKIES

Now that Thanksgiving is over I’m all about Christmas.  Shiny decorations, bright lights, and the kid’s handcrafted presents that we display each year always put me right in the mood.  Our kids were super excited about getting our tree up – so excited that we forgot all about our plans to buy a real tree…

Flourless Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

  So I was trying to come up with a reason why I baked these delicious mounds of sweetness yesterday and then I realized… …who needs a reason to bake cookies? And who can argue with salted caramel mixed with sweet chocolate chips?  Salty and sweet?  Yes, please! I’m in heaven. And although they’re made…

Flourless Cinnamon Pecan Cookies

My little one started work today.  Yup, she’s three. What? Okay, to be fair, she went to work with her daddy so she could do her “work”, which consists of looking cute, batting her eyelashes and gaining the attention of everyone at the office. She’s so good I think she deserves a raise!  No? So…

N’Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Who doesn’t love cookies?  Um, not me. In fact, after going on the Paleo diet I think I’ve seen more delicious-looking dessert recipes than ever before, which has given me lots of opportunities to do a little happy dance around my kitchen. I hope no one is watching. And you know the best part?  You…