My baking experiment #168 – raspberry cheesecake brownies

Happy Saturday!! OMG can’t believe it’s x’mas eve already! It’s just gonna be a quiet x’mas for my husband & me: we already celebrated with friends last weekend and we’re not visiting family this year. I actually like this a lot. We get to enjoy each other’s company without all the hustle & bustle of… Continue reading My baking experiment #168 – raspberry cheesecake brownies

My baking experiment #167 – hot chocolate cookie cups

Happy Friday! Can you believe x’mas is only 2 days away?! I love x’mas. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, especially since it’s time for more baking! Today the weather is kinda gloomy outside, and i’m at home enjoying a cup of hot chocolate. Then i thought, why not make cookies that taste… Continue reading My baking experiment #167 – hot chocolate cookie cups

My baking experiment #166 – mexican chocolate biscotti

On to the second batch of cookies. Since it’s freezing out and i have hot chocolate on my mind, i made some Mexican hot chocolate biscotti: Ingredients 1 egg 2 Tbspย oil 1 tsp vanillaย extract 1 cupย flour 1/4 cup mexican hot cocoa mix 1 tsp baking powder INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 375 F and line cookie… Continue reading My baking experiment #166 – mexican chocolate biscotti

My baking experiment #165 – peanut butter cookies

Happy Sunday! Brrr… the temps fell 50 degrees over a few hours yesterday. We started off feeling like summer in the 70’s and ended the evening feeling very much like winter in the 20’s. That’s Texas for ya. We can go through 3 seasons within a few hours! ๐Ÿ˜‰ So the X’mas party last night… Continue reading My baking experiment #165 – peanut butter cookies

My baking experiment #164 – x’mas poke cake

There’s more baking this morning! We are invited to a friend’s x’mas party this evening, so of course i’m bringing dessert. Last year i made a x’mas log cake which was yummy but a lot of work. This year i decided to go simpler and make an easy (but still yummy!) x’mas poke cake: Ingredients… Continue reading My baking experiment #164 – x’mas poke cake

My baking experiment #163 – hot chocolate palmiers

Happy Saturday! It’s a lovely morning; the sun is finally shining after a week of cold & gloom. The temperature outside is mild. It’s a gorgeous day. I decided to make some chocolate palmier cookies for breakfast: http://thepioneerwoman.com/food-and-friends/2-ingredient-palmiers/ Ingredients 1 sheet puff pastry 3-4 Tbsp hot chocolate mix Instructions Preheat oven to 400ยบF. Lay pastry… Continue reading My baking experiment #163 – hot chocolate palmiers