Russian Teacakes With a Delicious Twist

Are you like me and already thinking about what kind of cookies you’re going to bake for Christmas?  YOU ARE?!  This is why we’re friends! While I like to shake up my cookie rotation every year, there are a few traditional classics that get made no matter what.  Russian Teacakes are one of those classics. […]

O Pumpkin! My Pumpkin Roll!

Nothing like a little literary fun in the title  to start a post.  Thanks, Walt! Pumpkin rolls are EVERYWHERE!  So why not join the fun? Oh, momma! A friend shared this recipe with me years ago, so I don’t have the original source.  I’ve made it every year since for Thanksgiving and Christmas, to my […]

Dream Bars

WAKE UP!  You’re totally not dreaming, but these bars are what dreams are made of…sugar and spice and mmmmm, everything nice. I know you’re starting to think about your holiday baking.  You’ve got cookies out the wazoo (yeouch!)  But do you have an easy and elegant recipe that you’ll want to hoard for yourself as […]