15 Last Minute Christmas Baking Recipes

Cookies, candy, healthy treats and even no bake recipes! This last minute Christmas baking recipes is a collection of easy recipes that are great for gift giving, make ahead or cookie trays.  1. Whole-Wheat Walnut Shortbread Cookies Buttery and crisp shortbread cookies made with walnuts and whole wheat flour pairs perfectly with a cup of […]

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Healthiest Date and Almond Candy

healthiest date and almond candy

Vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, no-cook, no-bake and most importantly totally guilt-free 4-ingredient healthiest date and almond candy are sweet and chewy with a bit of crunch. Hands down the healthiest candy that you will eat this holiday season! All the holiday cookies, cakes, desserts!!! Raise your hand if you are buried knee deep in sugar and […]

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Cashew Cranberry Pesto

cashew cranberry pesto

Made with frozen cranberries, this cashew cranberry pesto is sweet, tart, salty and pretty!!!  Ain’t your traditional pesto. No basil. No pine nuts. No parmesan.  Frozen cranberries, paired with creamy cashews and fresh mint.  Can we talk about this color? How stunning!!!  I so love cooking with cranberries, they add a vibrant pink that’s incomparable.  […]

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Cranberry Ginger Soda

A light and refreshing holiday drink!!! With cranberries, ginger and oranges, this drink looks so festive and yet so simple.  Christmas is almost here.  The craziness with shopping ( yes…I wait until the last minute), long lines, parking, baking, parties…. I certainly don’t wanna spend time on drinks.   Something fast and delicious yet pretty enough to […]

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Gingerbread Cookie Cocoa Cup

gingerbread cookie cocoa cup

Cute, adorable, fun gingerbread cookie cocoa cup. Your kids will adore these unique gingerbread cookies.  How about a creative gingerbread cookie this year?  A cookie or a cup?  Your kids and your neighbors will adore these gingerbread cookie cocoa cup.  CUTE, adorable and so fun!  I’ve been using Sallys Baking Addiction gingerbread cookie recipe since […]

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Christmas Fruit Icebox Cookies

Buttery, crisp, easy slice & bake cookies that are studded with candied cherries.  Your Christmas cookie tray needs this.  It tastes really, REALLY good. Simplicity at its best!!! Crisp, buttery, not-overly-sweet and dotted with candied cherries.  Make ahead treats are such a welcome addition this time of the year.  Icebox cookies totally fits the bill. Dough […]

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Easy 5 minute Candied Walnuts

CARAMEL WALNUTS

5 minute caramel walnuts are chewy, crisp, salty and not-too-sweet !!!  Highly addictive candied walnuts are perfect for snacking, holiday gift giving or even topped on salads.  The simplest of recipes. It’s so easy, it’s ridiculous! This candied walnuts recipe is perfect for Snacking Cheese board  Holiday gift giving Topped over ice cream Mixed with […]

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Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies

Classic Christmas cookie, made elegant with one icing and one color.  Nothing beats a classic decorated sugar cookie for Christmas.  The quintessential Christmas cookie!!! I’m all about Christmas trees this year.  It’s so fun, festive and guess what? You don’t need impeccable decorating skills <—totally suits me.    This cookie needs just one icing color and […]

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Dairy-free Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

Your new go-to oatmeal cookie! Light, crisp healthy-ish oatmeal cranberry cookies that is good enough for breakfast!!! There’s a ton of oatmeal cookie recipes out there. But to me. An oatmeal cookie needs to be healthy enough for breakfast.  Coconut oil, almond butter, oats, egg, cranberries and sugar. See, all good for you:) Well, mostly.  […]

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Dark chocolate Avocado truffles

Classic chocolate truffles, except made even better with avocados! Decadent, rich, sweet and chocolatey!!! Holy creamy goodness. This is what dreams are made of. An indulgent chocolate truffle BUT with all the benefits of nutritious avocado. This was a game changer and has been a family favorite ever since. You can NOT taste the avocado. […]

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