Recipe: Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m obsessed. It seems I’ve fallen into some sort of routine┬áthat I bake cookies more than anything else… Double Chocolate Chip Cookies makes 3 dozen cookies, takes about 45 minutes 1/2 cup butter, softened (*or margarine or coconut oil) 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1/2 cup applesauce 1…

Recipe: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Okay so although I’ve been eating way healthier than usual, I still treat myself on occasion. These cookies were my guilty pleasure a few weeks back. It’s super important to treat yourself!! Sugar-holic for life. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies makes 2 dozen cookies, takes 45 minutes 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup brown sugar…

Recipe: Blueberry Oatmeal Bars (Starbucks Copycat)

Blueberry Oatmeal Bars makes 8 pieces, takes 30 minutes 1/2 cup butter* 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 cup flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1 cup oatmeal 1 1/2 cup fresh blueberries 1/2 cup sugar 3 T. water 1/2 fresh lemon, squeezed *to make this vegan, use 1/4 cup unrefined coconut oil and 1/3 cup applesauce!…

Recipe: Chewy Sugar Cookies

Soooooo… I may or may not be on a sugar binge at the moment. I keep baking new batches of cookies with the intention to share them with my friends and colleagues only to have eaten nearly all of them before they make it to the destination. I think only about two-thirds of this batch…

Recipe: Classic Shortbread Cookies

Classic Shortbread Cookies makes 2 dozen cookies, takes 30 minutes 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup white sugar 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup flour 1/4 tsp. salt Optional: 1/4 cup turbinado sugar Preheat oven to 300 degrees. In a small bowl, combine salt and flour. Set aside. In a medium bowl, mix together…

Recipe: Mini Chicken Pot Pies!

There’s something about miniature food that I just can’t help but love. It’s so freaking cute! In an effort to make myself lunches for a week at the office, I decided to make a dozen of these cupcake-sized pies. I couldn’t be happier with the results! Mini Chicken Pot Pies! makes a dozen pies, takes…

Recipe: Pumpkin Bread

I love the fall. Not only is it finally starting to cool down on the west coast, but it’s also time to start making lots of food with pumpkin! This recipe is so great because it only takes you about 10-15 minutes to put together and the rest of the time is spent baking it…