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  • Mint chocolate chip cookies
    St. Patrick's Day is the perfect time for chocolate chip cookies
    These green-tinted minty chocolate chip cookies from McCormick will be popular at both St. Patrick's Day and Christmas celebrations!MINT CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIESIngredients2 1/2 cups flour1 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon salt1 cup (2 sticks)...
  • When my girls were younger
    National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend- It's that time of year!!
    Yup! It's Girl Scout Cookie time again. This weekend is also National Cookie Weekend, which has become a national holiday for all you cookie fans out there! If you haven't already, please get out there and buy some cookies. With the...
  • Peanut Butter Oat Cookies
    Peanut butter oat cookies
    As a mom of two young children, play dates are often my salvation. It's great to get out for a few hours and for the kids to be able to play and get a change of scenery and new toys to play with. On a recent play date, a friend made these...
  • Raisins highlight this bar cookie
    Raisins highlight this bar cookie
    How well do you like raisins? I've loved them as long as I can remember. As a youngster, I used to love getting the small snack-size boxes of raisins to eat as a snack. I still do, in fact. Now, we can get them not just in the snack-sized...
  • Lucy's Chocolate Chip Cookies
    This February, try a heart-healthier treat from Lucy's
    February is American Heart Month, a perfect time to improve your nutrition and adopt a heart-healthier diet. Swapping out even one unhealthy snack—like fried or salty foods—for something more nutritious is a great start. And trust me,...
  • The Sweet Side of Chinese New Year: Coconut and Sesame Seed Macaroons
    The Sweet Side of Chinese New Year: Coconut and Sesame Seed Macaroons
    Chinese New Years is a celebration enjoyed worldwide. With the celebrations vibrant colors, fireworks (and firecrackers to chase away evil spirits) and dancing dragons, it signifies the departure of the "old" and an awakening of the ...
  • Refreshing and Revitalizing: Lime Glazed Pine Nut Cookies
    Refreshing and Revitalizing: Lime Glazed Pine Nut Cookies
    Though we have had a rather mild winter out here in the great American Southwest, the same cannot be said for other parts of the United States. Regardless of your snow-pack or chill-index, it is always nice to note that spring is just around the...
  • Pink cupcakes made with diy food coloring
    Valentine's Day recipes, homemade decorations, heart-shaped cupcakes, cookies
    Arrgh! Your child did it again. She volunteered you to make three dozen cupcakes (pink, heart-shaped, with sprinkles, please) for her class Valentine's Day party--tomorrow! And when does Lil Miss Cupid spring this news? 9 p.m.--no time to go...
  • Oatmeal Cake Batter Cookies
    Oatmeal-Cake Batter Cookies
    This is one basic cookie recipe with several delicious flavor options. This recipe is easy and delicious. Start with a basic pre-packaged cake mix and embellish it with a variety of flavors to create these delicious treats.Keep a stock of these...
  • Walkers Shortbread
    Walkers debuts Gluten Free Shortbread
    Rich, buttery shortbread is oh-so-delicious, but those with gluten intolerances cannot enjoy them – until now. For the first time in 116 years,the family-owned company making Walkers Shortbreadhas adapted its traditional shortbread recipe to...
  • Blizzard Baking: Four-ingredient peanut butter and chocolate chip cookies
    Blizzard Baking: Four-ingredient peanut butter and chocolate chip cookies
    We are expecting a blizzard here in Central New Jersey and with two feet of snow predicted, school will be out for the next few days. Baking is one way to pass the time with school-aged kids. Try making this recipe for peanut butter and chocolate...
  • Pistachio Cranberry Cookies
    Pistachio Cranberry Cookies
    A cookie and a cup of tea makes everything better. That is one of life's truths. This shortbread-like cookie is full of delicious dried cranberries and hearty pistachios. It is a delicious cookie.A friend shared this recipe and it has been a...
  • No-bake peanut butter pretzel cookies
    No-bake chocolate peanut butter pretzel cookies
    With two little kids at home, I have found myself searching more and more for recipes that can be made in just a few minutes or recipes that my almost three-year-old son can help with. Last weekend, we were heading up north and I wanted to bring a...
  • Walkers Shortbread releases new line of gluten free shortbread treats
    Walkers Shortbread releases new line of gluten free shortbread treats
    With approximately 2 million people in the US suffering from celiac disease and about 1.8 million with gluten sensitivity, according to the National Celiac Association in 2014. About 1.4 million people aren't even aware that may have a...
  • Winter comfort foods to sweeten your life
    Winter comfort foods to sweeten your life
    When cold weather hits, ovens get the most use baking delectable desserts and other goodies. On top of most people’s list are probably homemade chocolate chip cookies. There are various recipes to be had and everyone has their favorite...