Lavender Shortbread Cookie Recipe

I love the weekends. Especially weekends where neither kid has a million activities to participate in! I decided to do a bit of baking and made this simple yet elegant lavender shortbread cookie recipe. These cookies are buttery and flaky with a light hint of lemon and lavender. The perfect treat when you want something slightly sweet instead of gooey and decadent.This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase through a link on this site, we receive a small commission at no additional cost to you.  Now, if you are … [Read more...]

Easy Chocolate Crinkles Christmas Cookie Recipe

My favorite part of the holidays is the baking! These easy chocolate crinkles remind me of my childhood and are a delicious treat every Christmas. When I graduated from college I went back home to Connecticut for one week to gather my things and move down to Texas. I packed all the stuff I thought was important like my clothes and my books. Everything was shipped down to Houston and  I was excited to be starting a new life.Christmas Cookie Traditions When the holidays rolled around I quickly realized that I did not have a single … [Read more...]

Mint Chocolate Chip Macaroon Recipe

This macaroon recipe was inspired by a product I received for review but all opinions expressed are my own.I am bringing lunch to a friend this afternoon for a bit of a 'girls lunch in'. Who says we need to hit a restaurant for an afternoon of socialization, right? Of course, along with lunch I have to bring some dessert. Well, I guess I don't HAVE to but really, no good gossip session is complete without chocolate! This macaroon recipe was incredibly easy to make and they came out a tad bit chewy and with a wonderful flavor. The thing I … [Read more...]