Chocolate Pistachio Cookies

Photos don’t even do these cookies justice. This is cookie perfection: salty, sweet, chocolatey. The perfect combination! Is this my new favorite cookie recipe?! Here buttery sugar cookies are topped with rich dark chocolate ganache and topped with crunchy salted pistachios. Pure bliss! I don’t know why it’s never occurred to me to top sugar…

Dinosaur Fossil Cookies

Could these dinosaur fossil cookies be any cuter?! This simple sugar cookie recipe gets a Jurassic Park update with a dinosaur toy foot stamped into each cookie.  At my Jurassic Park party, I served these cookies as part of my Dino Dig Cups, a dessert that pays homage to our favorite paleontologists, Alan Grant and…

Christmasdoodles

This is one of the best damn cookie recipes I’ve ever published. I wanted a gingerbread-like cookie to share with you all but the problem is, I don’t like gingerbread, I don’t like molasses, and I don’t like powdered ginger but I love cinnamon! So I came up with this chewy, cinnamon-y cookie full of…

Coconut Macadamia Nut Bar Cookies

I just love bar cookies. They’re so easy! I came up with this new version to serve at my game night tonight. You guys get to see them before my friends even get to eat them! (But don’t worry, I had one for quality control and my parents conveniently swung by the minute they heard…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Peanut butter lovers, this one’s for you! This is a twist on my classic chocolate chip cookies, which are the best cookies ever (if you love soft cookies like me!). Bittersweet chocolate chips balance the sweetness of the peanut butter chips. The key with these cookies is knowing when to pull them from the oven….

Oreo Bar Cookies

Do you ever wake up one morning and think, I wonder what would happen if I baked Oreos into my favorite bar cookies? Girl, same. The result was a work of art. Just look at how pretty they are! This recipe starts with my Chocolate Chip Bar Cookie base. I reduced the chocolate chips by…

Dark Side Cookies

This is one of my all-time favorite cookie recipes. I used to bake these all the time in college. I’m so glad I finally thought to blog about them! I’ve named these Dark Side Cookies because these are the deepest, darkest, chocolate-iest cookies! They taste downright sinful. These beauties are very soft; they don’t have…

Lavender Shortbread

How could I have ever forgotten how delicious shortbread is? I used to make it all the time and now I remember why: it’s so simple, it uses hardly any ingredients, and it’s the perfect picnic cookie because there’s nothing to melt and they’re sturdy enough to easily transport. Here I gave shortbread a spring…

Lavender Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are the dreamiest chocolate chip cookies. I can’t remember the last time I ate such a fancy cookie! The texture and flavor of this cookie is bakery-perfect. These are easy cookies to bake with no chilling time required, meaning you can be eating them about twenty minutes from now! Lavender complements dark chocolate so well. I…