7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1.Put up our Christmas tree 2.Made a vegan green-bean casserole from scratch (way better than the soup recipe) 3.Finished re-watching Weeds from the beginning (still disliked the last season) 4.Tried two vegan chocolate chip cookie recipes and didn't like either 5.Enjoyed a nice Thanksgiving with family and friends 6.Had two fun visits with our … [Read more...]

Easy Low Fat Lemon Drop Cookies

These cookies use only four ingredients, and mix up in less than 5 minutes! Surprisingly, no oil or butter. 1 box lemon cake mix 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 8 oz container of Cool Whip, thawed 1 - 2 cup powdered sugar Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, combine cake mix, egg, and Cool Whip. The batter will be really sticky! Form dough into tablespoonfuls and roll in powdered … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Ingredients: 2/3 cup butter or margarine, softened 2/3 cup brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats 1 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 6-ounce package Ocean Spray® Craisins® Original Dried Cranberries 2/3 cup white chocolate chunks or chips Directions: Preheat oven to 375ºF. Using an electric mixer, beat butter or margarine and sugar … [Read more...]

Smiley Cookie, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. It started as a half-baked idea more than 20 years ago — a smiley cookie as the vehicle to communicate the ethos of a restaurant — Eat’n Park, the Place for Smiles. Soon the Smiley Cookie became not just the signifier of a delightful family dining experience, but a symbol of commitment to community and charitable giving, indeed, the mascot of the company. (Who … [Read more...]

Easy & Delicious Peanut Butter Cookies

This simple recipe will wow them every time! * 1/2 cup sugar * 1/2 cup packed brown sugar * 1/2 cup butter, room temperature * 1/2 cup peanut butter * 1 egg * 1 1/4 cup flour * 3/4 teaspoon baking soda * 1/2 teaspoon baking powder * 1/4 teaspoon salt 1. Cream the butter for 2 minutes. Add the sugars, cream for 2 more minutes. Mix in the … [Read more...]

Sandy’s Baking Memories, Review & Twilight Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. Sandy's is focused on providing high-quality products that are as good to eat as they are to look at. Customer satisfaction is their priority and they will do everything they can to exceed your expectations. Just check out these wonderful samples: Sandy's has something for everyone! If you have an idea - they can make it … [Read more...]

Easy Chocolate Mint Pinwheels

Looking for an easy to make St. Patricks Day treat? These Pin Wheel Cookies are great for some together time in the kitchen with kids and perfect to share in the classroom. 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 egg 1/4 cup unsweetened baking cocoa 2 tablespoons Gold Medal® all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon mint extract 2 to 3 drops … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Jumble Bars

Whip up a batch of peanut butter, oat and chocolate chip bars in just 15 minutes. They're warm-from-the-oven delicious! 1 pouch Betty Crocker® peanut butter cookie mix 1/3 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 egg 1 cup quick-cooking oats 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup whipping cream 1/2 cup honey roasted peanuts Make cookie dough by blending cookie mix, butter, egg and … [Read more...]

Monday Morning Target trip 10/26

1 box of Snuggle Fabric Softener - Clearance $3.73 Used $3.00 coupon from previous Sunday paper insert. Total after coupon = $.73 3 Johnson's Buddie Bar soaps - price $.97 ea. Used 3 $1.00 coupons from previous Sunday paper insert. Total cost after coupons = FREE 6 packages of Keebler Chips Deluxe Cookies - On sale price $2.00 - Buy 2 get 1 Free Printed and used 3 $1.00 off 2 … [Read more...]

Pumpkin sandwich cookies

Cookie Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice* 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened 1/2 cup canned pumpkin 1/4 cup milk 1 LAND O LAKES® All-Natural Egg 1 teaspoon vanilla Filling Ingredients: 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 2 tablespoons … [Read more...]

Quick & Delious Chocolate Chip Cookies

Any recipe this easy and delicious is definitely worth sharing. 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 egg 2 3/4 cups Original Bisquick® mix 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips (6 oz) 1/2 cup chopped nuts, if desired Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, mix butter, brown sugar, vanilla and egg. Stir in Bisquick mix, chocolate chips and … [Read more...]