I’m pretty sure seasonally flavored peppermint things are one of the reasons I can successfully get through the cold weather and short days of December. I look forward to it every year!...

Sweet Sunday Six

If all is well in the world, I’m currently flying on a jet plane heading towards Johannesburg. The flight is fifteen hours – the longest I’ve ever been in the air...

M&M Gingerbread Cookies

I hosted my second annual cookie exchange party with my co-residents the other night, and once again I was in heaven. I love having people over (even in our minuscule apartment),...

Today’s treat is a combination of two of my most popular treats – Santa Hat Brownie Bites + Strawberry Brownie Kabobs = Santa Hat Brownie Kabobs! I’ve been envisioning these for...

Sweet Sunday Six

Ready for one more week of holiday celebrations! Since we’re leaving for South Africa next Sunday, this is my last week to truly savor all the holiday treats the blogosphere has...

Nothing compares to this time of year in terms of overindulgence. I have holiday parties or socials what seems like every night the next two weeks, and you can be sure...

Sweet Sunday Six

My holiday baking has officially begun and I spent far too many hours in my kitchen yesterday than socially acceptable. This season can be exhausting, but so much fun and rewarding...

Funfetti Cookie Stack Cake

Before I jump head first into holiday baking, I just couldn’t wait any longer to share the latest version of my beloved cookie stack cakes. Actually it’s not exactly the “latest” because...

Sweet Sunday Six

I know you’re probably still full from Thursday’s feast, but we’re in the middle of baking’s high season and I just can’t get enough! Make room for more desserts, because Christmas...

Since it’s right before Thanksgiving, I couldn’t NOT post a pie recipe today. It would just seem weird if I carried on with normal posting with brownies or something and ignored the fact...