Super Duper Chocolate Chip Loaded Cookies

I enjoy baking as a way of stress relief and to put a smile on my loved ones’ faces. Experimenting with new recipes is also fun and incorporating extra chocolate chips and a bit more than usual vanilla are a sure way to see smiling faces! Eating healthy is my usual way of eating, but…

Chocolate Dipped, Chocolate Chip & Walnut Biscotti

For the love of chocolate, this is it! A twice baked Italian cookie made with cocoa, chocolate chips and toasted walnuts then dipped in more chocolate and a coating of more toasted walnuts!!!! Is that chocolate enough for you? These cookies incorporate some delicious toasted walnuts that are then smacked into small pieces to be…

Oatmeal, Banana, Cranberry Cookies

So, you are trying to eat healthier but all you can think about is a cookie. Who hasn’t?They are everywhere! On TV, in magazines, on billboards, grocery stores, bakeries and even your children’s books. (Hello Cookie Monster)Cookies, cookies, cookies!!!! It’s as if you were hypnotized to think about cookies all day! There is no escape….

Yvette’s Best Ever Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!!! What a sweet and fun day! I have been making these cookies for a long time and since today is the day, and people keep asking me for the recipe (some just ask for me to make them) here is the recipe. It’s very easy to make and if…

Holiday Cookie Time!!!!

It’s that time of the year, a time to celebrate with family, friends, coworkers and your pets, whether in person, Skye or in heart and mind. But what would the holiday season be without some yummy cookies? Even though this blog is based on healthy, organic and quick meals, it is OK  to be naughty…

Cookies For Santa

If you believe in Santa, you better make sure you leave him some cookies and a glass of milk so he will bring you presents, even if you were a bit naughty. With that belief, I am stocking up my freezer with Christmas cookies of all kind. By baking cookies ahead of time and making…

No Gift Receipt Required.

Ahhh, it’s that time of the year, my favorite time, Christmas time! It ‘s a time of joy, cheer, giving, sharing, eating, laughing and  being a bit more naughty than nice. We are all naughty at times and in our own naughty ways. Eating healthy is being nice and good to ourselves, but eating naughty…

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

With so many people having gluten intolerance, and so many other food allergies, you cannot go to many places without seeing the words “Gluten Free” posted on menus or in the grocery aisles. I fortunately do not have any food allergies, so I can eat just about anything I want, but most people today cannot….

Enormous Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is no better smell in a home than the smell of chocolate chip cookies baking in the oven!!! It’s a sweet aroma most of us can relate to our childhood with fond memories. My grandmother was an amazing baker. She could and would bake the most decadent baked goods most people only dream of!…

Hot Cocoa Treat

These are such fun treats to make for friends and family. Most people love a cup of hot cocoa on a cold night. So to make it even more fun to make I added chocolate bits and mini marshmallows. Yummy!!  Now who wouldn’t want to receive this? These also make great treat bags as gifts…