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White Chocolate Cranberry Poke Cupcakes

December 7, 2014
White Chocolate Cranberry Poke Cupcakes: delicious tart cupcakes for a refreshing dessert idea!

Looking for a refreshing dessert this holiday season? Make a batch of these White Chocolate Cranberry Poke Cupcakes. And don’t forget the sugared cranberries on top!! Be sure to sign up for my email…new recipes in your inbox! I hope it’s not too soon to start sharing holiday desserts? This one is so good, you can’t wait […]

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Cranberry Pistachio Cookie Bars

December 21, 2013
Cranberry Pistachio White Chocolate cookie bar recipe

Chewy Cranberry Pistachio Cookie bars with White Chocolate drizzle. So easy to make, and looks great on your cookie trays this holiday! Christmas is next week. Did you hear me, NEXT WEEK! Okay, yes I’m panicking a little bit. Hear me out. I haven’t started wrapping presents yet. I do this to myself EVERY. SINGLE. […]

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Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

November 27, 2013

Crunchy Biscotti with Cranberry, Pistachio and White Chocolate. I love keeping some biscotti on hand during the holiday season! How are you all with a sense of humor? Apparently some of my readers had a hard time with a cartoon I posted on facebook. Here’s the photo: I found it funny, personally. I didn’t expect […]

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Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

October 18, 2013
Chewy Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies with White Chocolate Morsels and Maple Glaze

Chewy Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies with White Chocolate Morsels and Maple Glaze. Creating the perfect pumpkin cookie takes time. As in numerous batches of cookies, some edible, some not so much. Just when I was about to give up, I remembered THIS Iced Oatmeal Cookie recipe on my blog. And I thought, perfect! The oatmeal will […]

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Triple Chip Cookies

August 26, 2013
Triple Chip Cookies: filled with butterscotch, white chocolate and semi-sweet chocolate. Chewy and delicious!

Chewy Triple Chip Cookies filled with butterscotch, white chocolate and semi-sweet chocolate morsels! Perfect for school lunches, afternoon snacks and dessert. Keeps well in freezer too! It happened last week. My kids went back to school. I know this happens every year. Summer comes and goes so quickly and all of a sudden the kids […]

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Macadamia Cookie Pizza

July 2, 2013
Macadamia Nut Cookie PIzza with Fruit: soft and chewy macadamia cookie topped with #PHILADELPHIA #SnackDelights and fresh fruit! YUM!

**This post is sponsored by PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese. I received compensation and free product, however, ALL opinions are 100% my own. This stuff is amazing!** Be sure to follow me on Bloglovin’ To me, making a cookie pizza is like making cookie bars. It’s simple, easy and even more stunning than most bar cookies! No need to […]

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White Chocolate Pretzel Bars

June 20, 2013
White Chocolate Pretzel Bars: they satisfy that sweet and salty craving. Chewy and delicious too! #dessert

Only two weeks left before Google Reader disappears! Make sure you follow me on Bloglovin’ Not sure if you’re in the mood for sweet or salty? I’ve got you covered with these White Chocolate Pretzel Bars! We don’t pay our kids allowances. I know. We’re the meanest parents ever. Don’t think we haven’t heard that before […]

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Biscoff White Chocolate Cookies

March 24, 2013
Biscoff White Chocolate Cookies: soft and chewy cookies with homemade Biscoff "morsels" #cookierecipe #biscoff @shugarysweets

Sweet and Soft Cookies with white chocolate and homemade Biscoff “morsels.” You will LOVE the flavor of these little bits of Biscoff! My pantry currently has 5 jars of Biscoff. Is that too much? I realized as I was cleaning out my pantry that I haven’t baked or used Biscoff in recipes in quite some […]

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Peanut Butter Lover’s Trash Candy

February 28, 2013
Peanut Butter Lover

Don’t be fooled by the name Trash! This is the easiest, tastiest treat you can make in minutes! Open your pantry, add ingredients, cover in white chocolate. This Peanut Butter Lover’s version includes Nutter Butter Bites and Reese’s Pieces PB eggs! Have you made trash candy before? Okay, the real name is White Trash candy. […]

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White Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

February 21, 2013
White Chocolate Cupcakes topped with Peanut butter Frosting: inspired by Reese

White Chocolate Reese’s Cups are the inspiration for these Cupcakes. White chocolate cupcakes topped with a creamy Peanut Butter Frosting! My husband says these are his favorite cupcakes I ever made. I’ve said it before, I like peanut butter, I don’t love peanut butter. My kids and husband LOVE peanut butter. So when I made […]

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Candy Cane Oreo Cookies Bars

December 16, 2012

As many of you know, a very sad event happened in our country this past week. Too many lives lost, senselessly. As I spent the weekend with my kids, doing our regular activities, I couldn’t help myself from hugging them a little tighter and whispering “I love you” a few extra times each day. I […]

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Gingerbread Rice Krispie Treats

November 7, 2012

You knew this was coming, right? I mean you all expected this! Gingerbread Krispie Treats. Made with the new, seasonal JELL-O Gingerbread pudding mix. For a fun twist, I threw in some white chocolate chips and mini marshmallows. Oh, and then I topped it with some melted white chocolate and crushed Gingersnap cookies. This might […]

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Cranberry Orange Biscotti

November 6, 2012

And the biscotti obsession continues. I think I told you several months back (okay, it was May) that I had made three different flavors of biscotti for some company one weekend. This is the third flavor I made. Sorry it took so long to share, I’m sure you were on the edge of your seat […]

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Tricky Trash Candy

October 10, 2012
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White Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies

January 5, 2012

I had never eaten a white chocolate with cranberry cookie. Ever. So don’t judge me if these are not what you were expecting. I took my basic cookie dough recipe and made them festive.   And in the process I fell in love. Why didn’t anyone ever tell me how GOOD these cookies taste? What […]

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Dark Chocolate with Coconut Truffles

December 22, 2011
Dark Chocolate Truffles with a Crunchy Coconut topping. AKA #copycat Trinidads

Being from Chicago I have been blessed in experiencing some good chocolate. Like Fannie May. Frango Mints. And Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. Of those, Fannie May though has always been a part of my family’s Christmas celebration. My grandma always bought chocolate Santa’s to put on each kids plate at Christmas dinner (she does the […]

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Brownies with Peppermint White Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

December 13, 2011
Chocolate Brownies with Peppermint White Chocolate Frosting

Yeah. With a name like that it’s all about the frosting. Don’t get me wrong, the brownies are awesome too! But come on, you mix white chocolate, with buttercream frosting, and peppermint? Yeah, it kinda takes over the dessert. In a good way. How pretty would these be on your next holiday dessert table? I […]

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Eggnog Truffles

December 6, 2011

Ready for more eggnog? I promise this is the last one (this week anyways). I apologize to those who are haters, but for people like me, who LOVE the stuff, we can only enjoy this treat for a limited time during the year (unless you make it yourself, but no thanks). So today I bring […]

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Salted Caramel Bark

November 28, 2011
Salted Caramel Bark: delicious copycat recipe from Costco.

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving holiday! If by great, I mean stuffing myself with lots of turkey, gravy, potatoes and stuffing, then yes, I had a great one too! If by great, I mean playing lots of card games with Michael, going to the movies with kids, and putting up the Christmas lights […]

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Halloween Spider and Web Pretzels

October 28, 2011
Pretzels with white chocolate spider webs. Perfect for Halloween parties!

I hate Halloween. There. I said it. Now, I don’t want my hate for the holiday to translate into I hate the season. I LOVE October. I love Fall. I love pumpkins, and apples, and of course candy! What I hate is costumes. I hate the pressure of making or buying costumes. Especially since my […]

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Halloween Trash Candy

September 30, 2011
Halloween Trash candy: fun cereal with candy corn, pretzels and white chocolate. Easy and delicious!

I buy this fun cereal every year. Booberry, Frankenberry and Count Chocula. However, every year the same thing happens. DAY 1- all four kids eat a bowl of cereal. DAY 2- two kids eat a bowl of cereal. DAY 3- one kid eats a bowl of cereal. DAY 4- I nibble on the cereal. DAY […]

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Oreo Peanut Butter Dip

July 25, 2011

I needed this today. Well, my hips did not need this, but my head so wanted chocolate. And peanut butter. This is amazing. We ate it with graham crackers and apple slices. To. Die. For. You could also use animal cookies, Oreos (why not???), or just a spoon. And now, I must go lick the […]

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