Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

The most popopular cookie just got a holiday makeover!!! Good bye Thanksgiving. HELLLLO Holidays. We’ve arrived in this very happy season.  The decorations, ugly sweaters, parties, presents, carols, Santa, eggnog, snow and COOKIES.  Do you remember my neighborhood’s favorite Cookie? Well, I decided to dress it up!  ‘Tis the holidays after all. Deep, rich, dark chocolate […]

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Candied Walnuts, Goat Cheese and Persimmon Crostini

persimmon crostini

Honey butter toasted baguette topped with tangy goat cheese, sweet ripe persimmons and candied walnuts. Sweet, salty, crispy, crunchy, chewy persimmon crostini is one of the best persimmon appetizer recipes that you will taste.  If you’re in need of an easy appetizer for all your holiday parties, look no further. It is just the ULTIMATE […]

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No-bake Almond Joy Cups

A homemade version of the popular candy!!! An irresistible combination of coconut, almond and chocolate that can be easily made in just a microwave.  Halloween = Candy  Well, that’s what I’m doing here.  And you know that involves one of my favorite Halloween candy.  One of the many, many favorites<—- Major sweet tooth problem.  Chocolate. […]

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Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate shortbread cookies, also known as everyone’s favorite cookie. Neapolitan shortbread sandwiches.  Sounds interesting?  This chocolate shortbread cookie was going to be a part of that.  But…. Everyone, I mean my kids, their friends, our friends, kids around our neighborhood. Did I say everyone? Loved, loved, loved these plain shortbreads so much, I realized that this […]

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Raw Date and Nut Salami

raw date and nut salami

No-cook, vegan raw date and nut salami is a really delicious snack made with dates, coconut oil, shredded coconut, cashews, pistachios and almonds. Incredibly healthy and guilt-free! Something sweet in the middle of  the day? Yes please.  Better yet if it is TOTALLY guilt-free!  These healthy date nut snacks are RAW. VEGAN. PALEO. DAIRY FREE. GLUTEN-FREE. NO […]

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Cardamom Cookies

UPDATED RECIPE- Cardamom Cookies are buttery, crisp and mildly sweet and so soft that they truly melt in your mouth!! These cardamom shortbread cookies pairs perfectly with your cup of coffee of tea or makes a great Christmas cookie. Meet my new favorite shortbread cookie recipe!!! These cardamom shortbread cookies have just the right amount […]

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Cranberry-Ginger Coconut Macaroons

Sweet and chewy coconut macaroons with a hint of tartness and spice from CAPE COD SELECT PREMIUM FROZEN CRANBERRIES and crystallized ginger. This recipe is my second addition to the CAPE COD SELECT PREMIUM FROZEN CRANBERRIES bloggers challenge! These cranberries are huge, frozen at the peak of ripeness and available all year round. CAPE COD SELECT is […]

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Christmas Chocolate Fudge

Sweet and silky smooth chocolate fudge with crunchy pistachios and slightly tart raspberries! Incredibly easy to prepare with very few ingredients. It’s a great addition to your homemade holiday treats! Oh my gosh folks… these are incredibly delicious! With all the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping, parties, cookie swaps and gift giving, we can […]

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White Christmas Tree Cookies

It’s a white Christmas! Adorable buttery pecan shortbread cookies shaped like a tree and then glazed white with a snowflake on top! Aren’t these cookies cute? The dough is a slightly tweeked version of Cashew & Cardamom Snowball Cookies dusted with Pistachio Sugar, shaped like a tree instead. I have used pretzel sticks for the tree […]

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Cashew & Cardamom Snowball Cookies dusted with Pistachio Sugar

A delicious addition to your holiday cookie swap!   Buttery, melt in your mouth shortbread cookies made with cashews and cardamom and then rolled in pistachio-confectioners sugar. Snow ball cookies are an old fashion Christmas favorite, traditionally made with pecans and coated in confectioners sugar which makes it look like cookie balls covered in snow. […]

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