Peanut Butter Bars

Peanut Butter Bars

Have you ever made or eaten Peanut Butter Bars?  I have only made this recipe a few times {I forgot I had it} but the story behind it is an interesting one….well, maybe not interesting but there is a story.   I went to Catholic school…..kindergarten through 12th grade.  When I was in high school my friend across the street went to the public school

Melting Snowman Cookies and an UncommonGoods Giveaway

Easy to Make Melting Snowman Cookies from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

 This is the time of year when I’m looking for quick and easy desserts AND just the right gift.  The quick and easy dessert is easy…..the just the right gift not so much but…..that was before I found UncommonGoods.  Oh.My.Word.  Have you ever checked out their site?  I would be surprised if they didn’t have just the gift you were looking for for almost every

Christmas in Red and White ~ Decorating, Food & More//What a Great Idea!

Christmas in Red & White Features from Project Inspire{d}

Christmas in Red and White  This week’s features from Project Inspire{d} are all about the colors Red and White ~ everything from food and drinks to decor.       Easy DIY Hot Chocolate Bar from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom Double Peppermint Oreo Bark from With a Blast Peppermint Mocha Doughnuts from The Simple-Sweet Life Chalkboard Holiday Globe from Twelve O Eight  DIY

Christmas Cookie Recipes and Exchange Link Party

Christmas Cookie Exchange

Christmas Cookie Recipes ~ I’m always looking for some new ones and right now is the perfect time for you to share yours!   This past week I was part of a great Christmas Cookie Exchange ~ you can visit the following blogs to see what they brought to the 2014 Christmas Cookie Exchange and NOW you can share YOUR Christmas Cookie Recipes ~ the

Chocolate Crinkles with a Peppermint Twist

Chocolate Crinkle Peppermint Cookies Baked and Ready to Serve from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

 Chocolate Crinkle Cookies with Peppermint  It’s Christmas Cookie Baking Time ~ one of my favorite times of the year.  I like to find at least one cookie recipe a year that I’ve never tried before and either make it as is or change it up a bit.  This year I wanted to try Chocolate Crinkles {which I’ve never made before} and add a peppermint twist.

Cranberry Orange Scones ~ Bountiful Harvest Blog Hop

Cranberry Orange Scones~ Autumn Recipes ~ Thanksgiving Morning from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Cranberry Orange Scones ~ A Delicious and Light Treat Scones are one of my favorite little treats to have with coffee.  They are dunk-able {I love to dunk} and aren’t too sweet.   SCONE A scone is a single-serving cake or quick bread. They are usually made of wheat, barley or oatmeal, with baking powder as a leavening agent, and are baked on sheet pans.

Christmas Cookie Exchange and Link Party

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Hello Cookie People! If you are looking for some last minute Christmas Cookies Recipes or you have a fabulous cookie recipe to share, then today you are at the right place!  Last week I joined with some awesome bloggers for a Christmas Cookie Exchange {you can see all of the cookies below} and today, you can add your own cookie links and check out some

Georgia Tea Cakes ~ A Light and Sweet Christmas Cookie

Georgia Tea Cakes|Cookies|Christmas Cookies

Christmas Cookies I know Christmas is right around the corner in my house when I start my Christmas Baking.  Decadent treats are amazing but sometimes, you just want a little something that’s not quite as dense as shortbread but still with a buttery flavor and something that’s not too heavy or sweet. You want something a little lighter.  If that’s the kind of cookie you’re

Guilt-Free Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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  Healthy Eating and Healthy Living ~ two of my top {personal} priorities lately, but, this girl still loves to eat and to bake ~ what to do?  I’ve been converting some of my usual recipes into healthier ones but also got the Hungry Girl to the Max Cookbook.  The first recipe I tried was this Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Softie ~ it was delicious.  Even my

Hot Cocoa Cookies with Marshmallows

#HotCocoaCookies @Cupcakes and Crinoline

I love to bake and one of my very favorite memories of Christmas when I was little was of my Mom baking cookies.  My earliest memory is when I was a Brownie {first step before being a Girl Scout} and my mom had the entire troop over to our house where we all baked cookies for Christmas and decorated coffee cans to hold the cookies.