Red Velvet Whoopie Pies with Cake Mix

Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies I really, truly love red velvet. As a kid I don’t think I cared for it too much and didn’t have it too often. And honestly, most of the cream cheese frosting I had growing up wasn’t great. But as I got older the more I came to LOVE red velvet…

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Chocolate Crinkle Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Buttercream Filling

Chocolate Crinkle Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Buttercream Filling I have had this chocolate crinkle cookie recipe for years and it’s always a big hit with my family and friends…and Santa too. But I wanted to create something new from it and add some more fun and flavor. So, I decided to add a peppermint buttercream…

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Gooey Butter Cake Cookies

Gooey Butter Cake Cookies Gooey butter cake is a staple to St. Louis. It’s like a cakey brownie. It has a harder bottom layer and a denser, but chewy top layer. When I first visited Tyler in St. Louis in 2013, it was a mission of mine to find some of the best places for…

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Molasses Crinkle Cookies

Molasses Crinkle Cookies! These are my favorite holiday cookies to bake and eat. Amazing for gifts, little goodie bags, ice cream sammies, and enjoying with a cup of coffee or tea. These spiced cookies are perfect year-round, but with the holidays approaching, these are a must. They are simple and easy to make. So even…

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Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies

My favorite double chocolate chip cookies. I really really love Valentine’s Day, but more than that, I love Galentine’s Day. An invention by my favorite human, Leslie Knope. Basically a day to celebrate your best gal pals. But another SUPER important holiday on February 14th? My bestie, Christian’s, birthday. And we used to celebrate each…

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Faux Italian Wedding Cookies without Nuts

My Italian wedding cookies no nuts. Well, I personally have never had an Italian Wedding Cookie…as they’re filled with nuts that I can’t eat. But I had my partner and mom try them and they said they’re very similar! So, hopefully those who need a nut free cookie will also enjoy these. Italian Wedding Cookies…

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Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats

Okay, so we all know rice krispie treats are amazing. I mean, who doesn’t love marshmallows, cereal, and butter?! But a few years ago my dear friend, Weronika, introduced me to a brown butter rice krispie treat and my life hasn’t been the same since. Honestly, I know it sounds goofy, but these are like…

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Tea Infused Shortbread

Shortbread tea cookies! These cookies are a dream, but exporting these photos was a nightmare. But here we are with screenshot versions…don’t judge, but my Lightroom isn’t working well…so here we are. And I’m only crying a little…or a LOT. This was supposed to be a collaboration with other bloggers for the #VirtualCoffeeParty2018. You could…

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Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies

Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies! When I got sick as a child my mom used to make me grilled cheese and soup, every time. My snacks were saltines and graham crackers. And when I was in college I’d try to convince my roommate to go to the student center and pick those up for me (I…

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Cardamom Rose Cupcakes

Cardamom Rose Cupcakes! Location and Vendors for Event Here’s to the second successful Ophelia Floral workshop! The first workshop you’ll remember we had those lemon lavender cupcakes and the ladies made some beautiful floral arrangements. It was a fun night, but most people left with somewhat similar-ish arrangements. Not that that’s a bad thing at…

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