My mother is a baker; the kitchen barstools, something of a counseling couch in my childhood home. This isn't breaking news to anyone who befriended any of our family in the last 1-to-30 years, plus is likely 100% responsible for my personal sweet tooth and affinity for knowing my way around a spatula. I spent … Continue reading 1-2-3 Lemon Cookies
Few linguistic pairings catch the eye of a sugar-holic on a shoestring budget quicker than 4-Ingredient + Cookie. No sooner was I on my 249-thousandth mindless Facebook thumb-scroll of the weekend than Southern Living's 4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie video caught my cookie-craving eye, and my apron strings were tied. "4? That's it? We'll see." My ever-the-inner-skeptic questioned. "To … Continue reading 4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies
Can we agree that Bailey's Irish Cream is a little slice of heaven on earth? If you're unfamiliar, this sweet, creamy whiskey based liqueur is divine for sipping on the rocks -or my personal favorite- mixing into a freshly brewed cup of joe for what we refer to as "happy coffee" in the Karber house. I've been … Continue reading Bailey’s Irish Cream Cheesecake Brownies
Just when I feel myself bouncing back from the comfort food marathon of the holidays (or rather finally not bouncing every time I take a step anymore), Cupid stocks the grocery aisles with irresistible Little Debbie heart cakes and masses of chocolate. For a holiday that pulls so much focus on looking glamorous for the big date night, … Continue reading Valentine’s Treat: Low-Cal Strawberry Cheesecake Bites
Thanksgiving a few weeks out, I was poking around looking for something sweet to try and found one of those “oh my goodness that might be one of the best cookies I've ever eaten in my life” kind of cookie recipes: Salted Caramel Coconut Thumb Print Cookies. (Did your mouth water a little reading that? It … Continue reading One of the best cookies I’ve ever made ever.