Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars – CSI

I’m entering these bars in the CSI Project “Fall Food” Challenge – thanks CSI for an amazing challenge theme!! Click here to visit CSI Project post on the challenge and see all of the other delicious entries! These bars were a big hit last fall! I was finally able to find some pumpkin last week … Continue reading

Cinnamon Spiced Butter Pecan Cookies – 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies

UPDATE 10/7/2011: I was THRILLED to see the  CSI Project challenge theme for the week “Fall Food”! How amazing is that?! Click here to see all of the delicious challenge entries! Uhh-mazing! These easy Cinnamon Spiced Butter Pecan Cookies scream fall to me, but they are different than the traditional Apple and Pumpkin recipes that … Continue reading

Reduced Fat Maple & Brown Sugar Oatmeal Bread

For more than a year I’ve been a member of a “Food Blogs” e-mail group – a group of food bloggers from all over the world that periodically send e-mails with questions and tips related to food, recipes, blogging, blog designs and other topics. Amanda (click here to see her blog: Amanda’s Cookin’), recently came … Continue reading

Giant Spiced Peanut Butter Cookies

It is hard to believe Thanksgiving has passed, December has arrived and we area already to Week 10 of the 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies! The cinnamon cookies I made last week inspired me to try something completely new using cinnamon – a spiced peanut butter cookie. I thought the addition of cinnamon and nutmeg … Continue reading

Sassy Cinnamon-Scotch Cookies

I missed the weekly “12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies” for the last two Friday’s… two weeks ago I was consumed by making cupcakes and truffles for a wedding and I did not take time to bake cookies or post and I really have no excuse for last week! I baked these “sassy” cookies this week … Continue reading

Pumpkin Ginger Surprise Cupcakes

This is my first time participating in a group called “Sugar High Friday’s“. I really like groups like this because someone selects a recipe or theme and it forces me to make things I wouldn’t normally make. The theme for November is “Desserts with a Hidden Surprise” selected by Heather of Souffle Days I recently … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars

UPDATE 9/15/11: I’m entering this posting into the CSI Project “ORANGE” Challenge! (By the way, CSI is an acronym for “Create Something Inspirational”) These bars were a big hit last fall! With the very cool temps that have swept through our area this week it sure feels like fall around here. I just put pumpkin … Continue reading