Thin Mint Truffles

Girl Scout Cookie Thin Mint Truffles

It’s that time of year again. Girl Scout cookie time. Did you know the Girl Scouts are actually only allowed to sell their cookies a certain time of year? I guess limiting the availability of cookies makes people so look forward to them that when cookie time comes around they buy an absurd amount of… 

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Frosted Candy Cane Blondies

Frosted Candy Cane Blondies

It seems like Nick’s entire family was born in December! In the first two weeks of this month, we celebrated 5 family birthdays– including Nick’s. That’s a lot of partying. Nick’s grandma was celebrating a milestone birthday this year– 80 years young!– so the family arranged a big party for her and all her friends…. 

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12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

My Christmas cards have been sealed and sent, my tree is trimmed, the house is decorated. Next on the holiday agenda? Baking cookies! Thanks in part to Pinterest, I have about 1,001 cookie recipes I want to try out this year. In the interest of not becoming quite as… jolly… as Santa, I decided to… 

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