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Mint Oreo Buttercream Frosting

Mint Oreo Buttercream Frosting is a fluffy basic buttercream loaded with crushed Mint Oreo Cookies. If you love mint and chocolate, this frosting really takes the cake.  I make a lot of birthday cakes around here. We don’t do fancy parties or extravagance, and we don’t even really invite friends (noting that I should probably …

Black Magic Skull Cakes #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Black Magic Skull Cakes use my favorite skull baking pan from Nordic Ware. The cake is dark, dense, smooth, and rich – like magic! Let’s start with a disclaimer — This post was created for a project called #HalloweenTreatsWeek! I was sent samples by some really fun companies for use in some Halloween recipes, but …

Favorite Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies are chewy chocolate perfection! Grab your glass of milk and get ready. These are my ACTUAL favorite cookies.  Two cookie recipes in a row! We are on a roll, y’all. And! yesterday my oven element arrived so we can really work out this cookie thing. You might remember way …

Coffee Lover’s Cookies

Coffee Lover’s Cookies are soft and chewy with espresso powder in the dough and chocolate espresso chips in every bite.  So I had this fantastic plan that I would squish in 2 weeks of cookie recipes on top of all my other normal scheduled content for these last two weeks before Christmas. And then! My …

Oreo Cookie Ball Tree

This Oreo Cookie Ball Tree is almost too pretty to eat! Almost. Learn how to make this delicious centerpiece for all your holiday celebrating. I made this! It was really easy! So I had to share it because … well mostly because I was feeling extraordinarily proud of myself. But the rest of my reasoning …

Little Chocolate Skeleton Men Cookies

Little Chocolate Skeleton Men Cookies are a simple chocolate cut-out cookie recipe calling for your gingerbread man cookie cutters in October! Note: This recipe goes all the way back to 2012! But I still make these cookies for my kids every year. I’ve changed it a little over time, adding more salt to the dough …

Double Chocolate Ginger Muffins

Rich with chocolate flavor and a hint of ginger zing, these ultra moist Double Chocolate Ginger Muffins will be your coffee’s new favorite companion.  So … I realized that I love ginger and chocolate together. I made these Double Ginger Molasses Cookies and they also had chocolate, and then I was SOLD. Then I got to …

Slimeball Hi Hat Halloween Cookies

These soft cake-like chocolate cookies make the perfect base for fluffy marshmallow frosting. Slimeball Hi Hat Halloween Cookies are such a fun way to celebrate! Thanks to Dixie Crystals for supporting this year’s #TheHalloweenProject ! We were provided with Dixie Crystals sugar and a few goodies to share this year’s treats with you, but as …

Double Ginger Molasses Cookies

The cookies belong to the chewy-molasses-cookie family, but are full of surprises! Double Ginger Molasses Cookies are also studded with chocolate, rolled in sugar, and are ready to celebrate. For the last few years I participated in a cookie swap to support Cookies for Kids’ Cancer. The concept was easy: share cookies and brands like …

Brownie Bottom Ice Cream Pie

 Rich fudge brownies are pressed into a pie plate and covered with your favorite ice creams plus all the toppings! Brownie Bottom Ice Cream Pie is a messy fun twist on a brownie sundae favorite. This post has been sponsored by Bounty Advanced Paper Towels. All thoughts, opinions, original photos, and recipes are my own.  …