Cranberry Shortbread Cookies

Cranberry Shortbread Cookies include bits of cranberries throughout the cookies and are perfect for the holidays.  These cookies are pretty and oh, so tasty.  When it comes to Christmas cookies, my favorites are shortbread and gingersnaps. Of course, I’ve never met a cookie I didn’t like. Shortbread cookies are tasty and easy to make. These […]

Cherry Garcia Cookies

Cherry Garcia Cookies are so pretty and delicious. These cookies are filled with chopped maraschino cherries and chocolate chips.  A few days ago, when I was finalizing my Christmas day menu, I was stumped on what to make for dessert. I’ve been making so many desserts during the holiday season. On Thanksgiving, I had a […]

Peppermint Buttons Are Pretty and Festive

Thanks to Dixie Crystals for sponsoring this post, Peppermint Buttons. All opinions are my own.  Today is all about potlucks! Peppermint Buttons for a potluck? Yes! Whenever we have Christmas parties at our church, we encourage everyone to bring their favorite party food. I usually take several because I can never just take one item […]

Southern Tea Cakes are Easy and Delicious

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tetley® Tea. The opinions and text are all mine. I’m smitten with family history, and I love recipes and traditions that have been passed from one generation to the next. I get especially excited about the stories that go right alongside the recipe or […]

No-Fail Easter Shortbread Cookies

Do you have that one go-to cookie recipe that you know will never fail? I can always depend on my no-fail 4-ingredient shortbread cookie recipe.  Not only do these cookies melt in your mouth, but they are a breeze to make.  You may want to double the recipe for my No-Fail Easter Shortbread Cookies because […]

Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

What’s your favorite holiday cookie?  Mine just so happens to be Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies.  I’ve been making these for years and my family and friends love them, too. When I joined up with some blogger friends for the Baking NOW tour, I knew immediately that Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies would be the recipe I would […]

Polar Express Train Ride

I had a blast with the family this past weekend in the picturesque town of Bryson City, North Carolina.  The main event was the Polar Express Train Ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad with the grand kids.  It was a perfectly wintry night for a trip to see Santa at the North Pole! We […]

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

This post, Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies, is sponsored by I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter. All opinions are my own. You’ve just got to try my Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies!  One bite and you’ll be hooked for life!  I dare say that these are my favorite cookies of all time.  But before we rush into the easy […]

Hit or Miss – Lemon Coolers

When I saw the recipe for lemon coolers on Pinterest, I took a stroll down memory lane!  Lemon Coolers were my very favorite cookies when I was a teen in the 70’s, so I instantly knew I had to try the homemade version. That reminds me of a story!  A few days ago I was […]

Hit or Miss – Candy Coated Oreos

My blogger friend, Cindy, over at Little Miss Celebration, always has the coolest things on her blog!  Last week she shared her Groovy Candy Coated Oreos and I fell in love with her beautiful pictures as I took a step back in time and remembered when we used to say groovy and far out, man! […]