Blog Archives for category Cookies

almond & almond: flourless chocolate cherry chip cookies

It really has been awhile . . . and to be honest?  I accomplished what I set out to do in 2014–to spend more time with my family.  However, I will never abandon my blog.  I may not post regularly,… Continue reading »

edible fashion: high heel cupcakes and make-up and purse cookies

I am so excited and somewhat fatigued to share with you this post!  Wait, fatigued?  Yes, but mostly excited.  Before the beginning of Summer, I had promised my daughter that she could have a special party since she got all… Continue reading »

reduced sugar chocolate chip cookies, but so much sweeter by purple sweet potato!

It’s no secret that I’ve been battling pre-diabetes since having gestational diabetes with my son five years ago.  I’ve made attempts at lowering the sugar in some of the recipes featured on my blog.  However, the reality is that some… Continue reading »

celebrating an old friend . . . happy national potato chip day!

I am in a celebration mode yay!  Macarons earlier in the week and today . . . potato chips!  March 14 is National Potato Chip Day and I could not pass up on the opportunity to pick up a bag… Continue reading »

the beauty of christmas . . .happy holidays from our family to yours

There is no doubt I look forward to making and eating Christmas cookies, but that can’t even come close to what I most look forward to–spending quality time with my family.  We would usually go back home to Hawaii for… Continue reading »

thankful to get a post out, the big 50, and some meaningful giveaways

Although I love the holidays, I’m a zombie for a good part of the end of the year probably getting five hours of sleep a day.  Once Thanksgiving hits, it is a blur for me with end of year work projects, Christmas… Continue reading »

a trick and lots of treats–happy halloween 2011

Wow I can’t believe I’m actually getting a post done on time!  I baked up a storm yesterday making some Candy and Indian Corn cookies.  Yep look closely these are some neat candy corn cookies.  Just a little trick for… Continue reading »

For Bear . . .

This is probably one of the hardest post for me to write . . . I cannot stop these tears as memories bring back sorrow and not comfort at the moment.  We recently had to make a very tough decision… Continue reading »

Late Christmas post, but gift boxes made from the heart . . .

Whew, what a busy December for me!  I can’t remember the last time I’ve baked so much–and I loved every second of it.  I’m taking a breather this week to organize, winter cleaning if you will, but most importantly spending time… Continue reading »