Oatmeal Scotties

It’s been so long since I made these cookies…maybe when the kids were little? When I passed by a bag of butterscotch morsels the other day at the supermarket I immediately had a craving for them…they’re the perfect little dessert…just a small bite of sweetness…mmmm….they taste as good as I remember… Continue reading

Limoncello Cake


A local restaurant serves a delicious Limoncello Cake…when I asked about it they told me they order it from a big bakery in upstate New York that sells only to restaurants…too bad…I would order it so often they’d think I own a restaurant! Instead I’ve decided to try and recreate it at home – it’s going to take a few tries I think. This first cake came out very rich and dense with a definite hint of lemon. I’ll be aiming for light and fluffy in the next try but had to share this recipe because it just tasted so good…
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Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Happy Thanksgiving! William Arthur Ward wrote “Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” At our Thanksgiving table today we will be enjoying these moist and delicious Carrot Cake Cupcakes…hope you’re all enjoying a wonderful meal with family and friends. Heidi & I wish everyone a blessed holiday. Continue reading

The Cookie Jar: Cookies & Crème Cookies

You ever browse the internet and find something that looks so darn good that you just have to make it? Well the other day I was checking out my friend Jodi’s blog The Creative Life In Between and she shared a cookie recipe that was just that…. it looked so good that I just HAD to make it…In fact, it tasted so darn good that I just had to share it! Even though my husband thought it was silly that I was turning a cookie INTO another cookie – I made them anyway…and boy were they a huge hit. These fabulous Cookies & Crème Cookies all started with an Oreo… Continue reading