Milk Chocolate Peppermint Cookies – Secret Recipe Club

The December posting date for my Secret Recipe Club group is here! In case you haven’t been keeping up on my blog (or any others others participating), here’s a little background on the group. Amanda of Amanda’s Cookin’ developed the idea for this club several months ago and it has grown to include four large … Continue reading

The Chocolate Lover’s Cookies

As you can see, these cookies made from chocolate cookie dough loaded with chocolate chips, a Hershey’s Kiss baked in the center and covered in chocolate sprinkles, are deserving of the name I choose: “The Chocolate Lovers Cookie”. WARNING: Before reading any further, please note that these cookies are not only loaded with chocolate, but … Continue reading

Chocolate Mint Truffles

After falling in love with the boxes I used to make Cheesecake Truffles for this wedding in November, I couldn’t resist getting more of those same boxes in red, even though I was not sure how I would use them. As luck would have it Mr. Swan and the guy he works with decided to … 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