Merry (after) Christmas!

I hope you all had a great holiday! I know I did. I just woke up from a solid 12 hours of ¬†happy recuperation. Yesterday we had the whole family over for Christmas. My mom has been making Christmas dinner since I was a baby and it's always soooo good! We had beef tenderloin, turkey stuffed with cranberry stuffing, spinach gratin, roasted balsamic vegetables, fresh bakery rolls, salad, two kinds of mashed potatoes....and I haven't even gotten to the desert spread yet. I always bake all of the … [Read more...]

Soft and Chewy Peanut Butter and Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

If I were stranded on a deserted island and could only bring three things with me I would choose Ryan Gosling, sun tan lotion, and these Peanut Butter and Chocolate Sandwich cookies. Actually I might just scratch the first two and only bring my sandwich cookies. Then I wouldn't have to share. One of my favorite Christmas cookies my mom and I bake every year is this classic chewy peanut butter cookie with a hershey's kiss on top. You all know this one, right? It's on the back of the … [Read more...]