If you live in New England, there are a few, irrefutable signs of Fall. Our favorite? The appearance of the apple cider donut. If you’re like us, you wait for this moment all year. And when it arrives, it’s glorious. Up our way, around Salem, MA, the best way to get apple cider donuts is hot out of the […]
You guys. Two things. First, Happy October! These black and orange whoopie pies are great. They’re a spooktacular take on my classic whoopie pie recipe (which actually comes from my dear friend Joyce. Thank you!!!). They’re a festive and perfect way to ring in the Halloween season. (After all, we do live in Salem, Massachusetts, a.k.a. […]
Fasten your seat belts, pumpkin season has arrived here in Salem, Massachusetts. With the Autumn Equinox in a day or so, and October 1st creeping up next week, I’m super excited to kick off Halloween properly with these yummy cookie bars. They’re ridiculously easy to make. I brought this batch into the office, and they disappeared in a […]
Recently, I’ve had a ton of people ask me about my chocolate chip cookies. They’re almost always the first to go at parties. Can I let you in on a secret? I use the recipe on the back of the Tollhouse chocolate chips bag. Seriously. (And that’s not a paid endorsement, peeps.) Is it easy? (Hell, yeah!) Does […]
Get my super simple recipe for traditional gingerbread cookies. Easy to make, easy to bake!
You gotta love a recipe that has 2+ pounds of butter. Talk about holiday decadence. So, I was looking for a pecan bar recipe that didn’t include high-fructose corn syrup, which is actually harder to find than you might think. This one totally fit the bill. Thanks to Ina Garten for this recipe. She’s my […]
Make soft, chewy, maple-scented caramels at home this fall for Halloween! My step-by-step photo recipe makes it easy.
This recipe turns out gorgeous, gloriously orange baked pumpkin donuts in just about 30 minutes. Get my step-by-step photo recipe here!
This chocolate covered toffee is possibly the easiest candy to make at home. Customize it with whatever toppings you like, and hand it out to your favorite peeps. Great for holidays and birthdays! Get my step-by-step photo recipe here.
Happy fourth of July from beautiful Salem, Ma! Seeing that a lot of the Northeast is rained out this year and people are stuck inside, here’s a great way to enjoy classic s’mores flavor if you can’t get a fire blazing. This is one for the record books. Serve this baby warm and share it […]