Double Candy Corn Sundaes (with Candy Corn Hot Fudge)

Because I’m constantly on the lookout for new Smart Cookie Shopping products, I snagged a bag of Candy Corn Hershey Bars a few week’s back to sample for you guys. I thought they were tasty, but I couldn’t see myself eating the whole bag by myself, so I needed a recipe that would let me […]


17 Sweet Recipes For Valentine’s Day

All you folks worrying about who you’re going to spend Valentine’s Day with have got your priorities all wrong. What you should be asking yourself is what you’re going to eat. Come on, guys, get it straight! Luckily, while you were swooning over your significant other (or a potential significant other), I was compiling the […]


Strawberry Sweetheart Bars

  Roses are red, violets are blue. I love food, and so do you. And that, my friends, is why food is the best Valentine’s Day gift I could give you. We share a mutual love for food, you and I, and that’s an incomparable bond. I don’t even have to know anything else about […]

Pumpkin Cream Pie w/ a Ginger Cookie Crust

If you’re one of those people who only eats pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving, then this post may upset you. I have three words of condolence: get over it! Sorry to be brash, but for me, pumpkin season is from October (possibly September as well) until the end of December. Moreover, there are many folks who […]

Nutty Coconut Fudge

I always though fudge was one of those things that everybody likes. It’s sweet, decadent, chocolatey, and generally unoffensive. Of course, when you have preconceived notions like this, it’s not uncommon that someone comes along and proves you wrong. Enter: my mother. As you may have heard when reading about my White Chocolate-Walnut Blondies with […]

White Chocolate-Walnut Blondies w/ Maple Butter Sauce

There are two kinds of people in this world: the ones with an insatiable sweet tooth, and the ones who could care less about dessert. If you’re a dessert junky like myself, then you’ve often pondered how the latter category can exist. How can anyone not be obsessed with sweets??? They’re so delicious and…sweet! But […]

Apple Cider Pound Cake w/ Sweet Cinnamon Glaze

There are many kinds of cakes in this world. I’m not talking about vanilla, chocolate, sponge cake, pound cake, birthday cake and the like; I’m talking about the overall demeanor that a cake possesses: mighty, intimidating, tall, enormous, elegant, petite, dainty, light, dense, sophisticated…you get the picture. It’s that feeling that halos a cake when […]

Healthy Cookie: Classic Creme Brulee (104 calories!)

Creme brulee is a sultry, sophisticated dessert. It frequents fancy restaurant menus and romantic dinners for two. It’s creamy and luscious in the middle with a crisp, golden brown sugar topping that offers a satisfying crackle to each bite. Its flavor is not complex, just classic, indulgent vanilla. With that caramelized sugar top, creme brulee […]

Soft Pumpkin Cookies w/ Butterscotch Buttercream Frosting

When the leaves start to turn and the air proceeds to chill, there is one thought that bursts into my mind like a child leaping into a pile of fallen leaves: Pumpkin. It is pumpkin season, my little cookies, and I couldn’t be any happier! Pumpkin is quite possibly one of my favorite flavors in […]