Blog Archives for tag sweets

crunchy cinnamon pecans

Crunchy Cinnamon Pecans

Every holiday season, my family and I would inevitably end up at an overcrowded mall in a quest for Christmas presents…. Continue reading »

Brown Butter Rice Krispies

Brown Butter Rice Krispies Treats

It’s been quite a while, hasn’t it? And like any other repentant blogger, all I can offer in the way… Continue reading »


Blackberry-Glazed Lime Cookies

  My Facebook news feed has become a scrapbook of engagement, wedding and baby pictures. (Whether the individual accounts fall… Continue reading »


Pumpkin Spice Crispy Rice Treats

Last Thursday was Thanksgiving at our apartment–or, to be more accurate, Orphan Thanksgiving. Not everyone can afford to fly back… Continue reading »


S’mores Cookies

I’ve mentioned before that I’m not the biggest fan of sweets–which, if you follow the pattern of the recipes I… Continue reading »


My Grandmother’s Mochiko Cake

I’m not sure why, but I got a hankering for this cake a few weeks before I flew out to… Continue reading »

High-Altitude Oatmeal Cookies

High-Altitude Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I’ve been in Colorado for the past week for a bevy of reasons–a dear friend’s wedding, volunteer work with an… Continue reading »

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

My father is an unapologetic fan of chocolates and sweets. I remember a never-empty jar of mini-Crunch bars in the… Continue reading »

Just one more slice... or heck, the whole pie then

Apple Crumble Pie

James likes to brag tell family and coworkers about my baking prowess. This is obviously a compliment, and I (and… Continue reading »



I have very fond memories of my grandmother making snickerdoodles for my family when I was little. She used the… Continue reading »