The school bells rings in less than a week. We’d better take our after-school snack game up a notch! One of our Loaded Oatmeal Cookie Butter Blossoms will definitely not be enough to feed our hungry students. Better make a double batch, ummm make it a triple! We hope you a wonderful start this school year!
Oatmeal Cookie Butter Cookies Recipe
Add a Caramel Kiss to the center of each cooled cookie.
We used to hate it when we’d ask our mom what we were having for dinner and she would reply, “Whatever you can find.” We renamed this dinner WYCF. And wouldn’t you know it -we still have it, but this time were the moms saying it! We’re applying this approach to our treat this week, except there’s no dislike involved. Our baking kitchens are full of all kinds of goodies and nothing is off limits. We’re loving every bite of our WYCF Brownie Parfaits!
Bake 1 box of brownies according to directions on the back of the box. Once cool slice into bite size squares.
Layer baked brownies with your favorite toppings in a jar and eat up! Yum!
Nothing says a snow day like warm Chocolate Chip Cookies. After shoveling multiple times in the last couple of days, we have decided that we’ve definitely earned a sweet treat. And really, there is never a need to twist our arm anyway ‘cause when the snow falls all we want to do is warm up with something baking in our oven. And then, when we throw in a little heath and m&ms, we know we’ve found the best way to watch the snow fall…before heading back out to shovel again.
our favorite cookie dough recipe
When sweets collide something magical, almost inconceivable, happens. Imagine the joy of two favorites made into one. Cookie and brownies undoubtably rank at the top of our treat lists. Mixed together they become irresistible! These Valentine Cookie Dough Brownies are totally Cupid-worthy!
Valentine Cookie Dough Brownies
1 box of your favorite brownies, plus ingredients on the back of the box
Valentine M&M Oatmeal Cookie Dough
- 3/4 cup Butter Flavored Crisco Stick
- 1 1/4 cups brown sugar
- 1/3 cup almond milk
- 1 tablespoon vanilla
- 1 egg white
- 1 cup all purpose flour
- 3 cups oatmeal
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2teaspoon baking soda
- 1 cup dark chocolate chips
- 1/2 cup Heath bits
- 1/2 cup Valentine M & Ms
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a large mixing bowl, cream together Crisco, brown sugar, milk, and vanilla using an electric mixer. Beat in egg until well combined.
Sift flour, oatmeal, salt, and baking soda together into a separate mixing bowl. With mixer on low speed, carefully add flour mixture 1/4 cup at a time until a soft dough forms. Add chocolate chips, Heath, and M & Ms to dough, stirring by hand.
make the brownie batter according to the directions on the box. Pour brownie batter into a greased pan.
Place a spoonfuls of cookie dough on top of the brownie batter. Bake for 30-35 minutes.
Do you agree that the desserts are the best part of Thanksgiving? You’re crazy if you don’t! We love them so much that we bought extra ingredients in case we needed more goodies to add to the table. Our Pecan Pie Brownies, Apple Pie, and Salted Caramel Brownies were a hit. But lucky for us we have all the supplies for Sea Salt Cookie Butter Cookies leftover to continue the sugar high right through the weekend! Plus these cookies are definitely Santa-worthy and ones to include on holiday baking menu! We hope you had the sweetest Turkey Day ever!
- 1/2 cup butter flavored Crisco
- 1/2 cup Cookie Butter
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 1 egg white
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 1 1/4 cups all purpose flour
- 1 cup old fashioned oats
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- Sea Salt
- 1/2 Heath Bits
- 1/2 Butterscotch
- Preheat oven to 350F.
- Add Crisco and Cookie Butter to bowl of electric mixer and beat on low speed until creamy. Beat in brown sugar, add egg white and vanilla, mixing until combined. Add flour, oats and baking soda, mix on low speed until combined, then raise speed to medium and beat for about 2 minutes.
- Stir in Heath and butterscotch. Roll in balls and put on a cookie sheet. Dust with sea salt.
- Bake for 8 minutes or just until edges are lightly browned. Cool cookies on cookie sheet for 2 minutes and finish cooling on a wire rack.
*recipe inspired by Miss In The Kitchen
’tis the time of year to celebrate gratitude. What better way to show your appreciation than sharing sweets with your friends and loved ones! Whether you’re hosting or attending a Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, or something in between, our Pumpkin Trifle will have everyone gathering (and gobbling) with grateful hearts!
1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix
1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree
1/3 cup vegetable oil
2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9×13-inch pan.
- Mix cake mix, pumpkin puree, vegetable oil, eggs, and pumpkin pie spice together in a bowl; pour into the prepared pan.
- Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean, about 24 minutes; remove from oven and cool cake completely.
Layer chucks of pumpkin cake in a Trifle dish with whipped cream, toffee bits, butterscotch chips, and cinnamon chips.
Calling all muggles…this Saturday we’re casting a Wizardly spell on our weekly sweet treat. Normally, you’d find Butterbeer bubbling in our cauldron but this week we’ve decided to wave our magic wands and use this potion to create something entirely new. With a few abracadabras and alacazams, poof—Butterbeer Cookies will appear. These are Harry approved and a perfect trick-or-treat for all of our little wizards to enjoy. They might even be sweet enough to turn Malfoy into a good guy.
In a large bowl cream the Crisco and sugars together until smooth.
Add the puddings, eggs, additional egg yolk, vanilla, and butter extract. Beat for about one minute on medium speed.
In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, and salt.
Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients 1/2 cup at a time and mix until combined.
Mix in the toffee chips, butterscotch chips, and white chocolate chips.
Form the dough into a giant ball and wrap tightly in plastic wrap. Chill the dough for at least two hours. Remove the dough a little while before baking so the dough can soften a bit and is easier to work with.
Roll the dough between your hands to form round balls of dough and place onto a parchment lined baking sheet about two inches apart.
Bake at 350 F for 10-13 minutes.
Cool on the pan for a couple of minutes before transferring to a cooling rack.
* recipe inspired by Harry Potter and Sugar and Soul Co