Tropical White Chocolate Chip Cookies

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For the last few years, food bloggers from all over the world have participated in the Great Food Bloggers Cookie Swap. Last year was my first year and it was so much fun that I just had to participate again. The cookie swap is hosted by Love & Olive Oil and The Little Kitchen. They match up the hundreds of food blogger participants, who each send a dozen cookies to 3 different food bloggers. So, in other words, I sent a dozen cookies to 3 food bloggers and then 3 food bloggers (different … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

It's the 2012 Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap reveal day and today I get share the cookie I made: Oatmeal Toffee Cookies. It's one of my favorites! So, here's how the cookie swap worked -- food bloggers from all over signed up to be part of the Great Food Bloggers Cookie Swap, which is hosted by Love & Olive Oil and The Little Kitchen. We were matched up with other food bloggers -- 3 different food bloggers sent me a dozen cookies and I sent 3 different food bloggers a dozen cookies. Do I … [Read more...]

Homemade Food Gifts: White Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough (with free printable label)

Homemade Food GIfts: White Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

So here's the deal: you want to give a homemade food gift to someone this Christmas. You're thinking cookies. You're thinking bread. Maybe even fudge or peanut brittle. [all great choices...I'll wait for my package to arrive] Well, today I'm sharing one of the easiest ways to give a Christmas treats to someone special: cookie dough!  All you have to do is mix it up, put it in a container, print off some instructions and it's good to go. No heating up the kitchen. No overbaked cookies. … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies (with Coconut Oil)

Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies (made with coconut oil)

This week, I will be headed to Mixed, my first food blog conference. One of the sponsors for Mixed is OXO -- the makers of some of my favorite kitchen tools (um, shout out to my OXO kitchen scale). OXO has asked us to share our favorite cookie recipe and help get the word out about Cookies for Kids’ Cancer -- a cause founded by two OXO employees who were inspired by their 2-year old son’s battle with cancer. Cookies for Kids’ Cancer supports people everywhere to help fight pediatric cancer – … [Read more...]