Archive | December, 2012
Homemade Maple Almond Butter

Maple Almond Butter

Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and you are getting ready to bring in the new year!  Mr. Wishes and I are throwing our first New Year’s Eve bash and making it a double whammy by celebrating my 30th birthday that night with our friends, as well.  We just hosted Christmas dinner so haven’t had […]

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Biscoff-Glazed Soft Oatmeal Cookies. These are made with Greek Yogurt and the biscoff glaze is incredible!

Christmas Dessert Ideas 2012

My dreams of a white Christmas are no longer dreams – yup, that’s right – I woke up to a “blanket of white” this morning 🙂  Christmas is coming up in just a few days (can hardly believe it) and I wanted to give you all a few last minute Christmas cookie and dessert ideas […]

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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies made with Reese's Peanut Butter Cups for Christmas

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Peanut butter cookie cups dessert recipe with Reese’s cups inside. These are a perfect addition to your Christmas cookie trays this year and simple to make!   I can hardly believe how fast Christmas is approaching.  Only one week from today. I, like everyone else, am just so heartbroken and sick over what happened in […]

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Chocolate Chip Almond Mandel Bread. A Jewish tradition for passover that's similar to biscotti!

Chocolate Chip Almond Biscotti

Chocolate Chip Almond Biscotti dessert recipe is hard to resist and goes perfectly with a cup of hot coffee!  Add this to your holiday cookie trays and watch them disappear. Behold one of the very best desserts to come out of my kitchen in 2012. Mandel bread (translated to “almond bread”) is a twice-baked hard […]

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No Bake Stuffed Cookie Dough Bites stuffed with Nutella

No-Bake Stuffed Cookie Dough Bites

Is everyone ready for Christmas?  I am so behind this year it isn’t even funny!  Usually I’m ahead of the game, but this year I am practicing very poor time management skills.  My shopping isn’t even half done, I have no cookies made, and no menu for the Christmas dinner I will be hosting (my […]

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Green Bean Casserole. Perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas!

Classic Green Bean Casserole

Classic Green Bean Casserole side dish recipe made with fresh green beans that is a tradition in our household for all of the holidays, especially for Thanksgiving! This is an old favorite in our family.  It’s a staple for the holidays!  You can also just make it for any meal as a quick and easy […]

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