Potato Chip Marshmallow Treats

I’m beginning to realize that most of what I bake starts out as a craving, the desire to silence my inner picky eater or a means of clearing out my cupboard and not wanting to throw anything out.  This recipe falls into the latter category.  Miles wanted wavy chips for his lunch last week, but…

Olive Oil Brownies with Ganache

Now that my son is thirteen, he’s become “too cool” for Easter baskets and chocolate bunnies.  This is the one time of the year that I look forward to eating chocolate with wild abandon.  Since we didn’t have a chocolate bunny, I found myself craving chocolate.  Brownies was my next obvious choice.  I know that…

Chocolate Chunk Sprinkle Cookies with Sea Salt

Miles loves chocolate chip cookies. I think he’s a purist that way when it comes to desserts. Nothing fancy, just something simple and delicious. His grilled cheese however, has to have gruyere cheese with dry rubbed black forest bacon on sourdough. I think I’ve created a teenage foodie monster! But back to cookies. I first…

Decorative Citrus Sandwich Cookies

One of my dearest friends from college bought me the most amazing present. An embossed rolling pin with my company logo! I have a very small baking business where I have corporate clients and put gift boxes together full of cookies and brownies for the holiday. For me, it’s two weeks of craziness where I’m…

Eggnog Cake with Rum Frosting

One of the things I love most about coming home for the holidays (besides seeing my family), is hanging out with my foodie friends.  Side note:  I really hate the term foodie, and cringe a little inside every time I say or type it, but over time I’ve come to accept it as I haven’t…