Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies from Our Family Eats

These chocolate chip cookies will rock your world.  Then they’ll rock your universe.  They are insanely, addictingly, scrumptiously dee-lish-usss.  With a capital Dee. Soft and pillowy on the inside with an ever so slight crunch on the outside, this chocolate chip cookie recipe is far and away the best I’ve ever made.  Perhaps even the […]

Homemade Peach Ice Cream

peach ice cream recipe

Is there anything that screams summer louder than Peach Ice Cream?  The combination of luscious, ripe peaches and sweet cream, it’s heavenly.  Since we’re right in the middle of peach season I recommend that you run, don’t walk to get your hands on the ingredients to make your own peach ice cream.  There flavor of […]

How to make your own ice pops

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It’s hot out there.  How do I know this?  Because I’ve been getting an unprecedented number of requests for popsicle recipes. It started when I posted this super simple recipe for strawberry lemonade popsicles that uses only four ingredients and no refined sugar.  These pops are so refreshing on a summer afternoon.  It seems that […]

Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes with Bailey’s Cream Frosting

Guinness Cupcakes - 2

Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes with Bailey’s Cream Frosting When my husband was 23 he announced to his parents that he was moving to Ireland for an internship with the government.  They tried everything possible to talk him out of it, but he was stubborn enough to resist and moved anyway.  Since then he has had an […]

Cookie Recipe | Chocolate Raspberry Sandwich Cookies

chocolate raspberry cookies

Cookie Recipe | Chocolate Raspberry Sandwich Cookie Maybe I’m swept up in the spirit of the season, but I have to admit that I’m in love with this cookie recipe.    They’re adorable, obviously, and they taste just as good as they look.  I had no idea what to expect when I was baking these […]

Sweet Potato Blondie Bars with Maple Glaze

sweet potato blondies, Thanksgiving, holiday

Sweet potatoes are so much more than just a side dish.  Their texture and sweetly earthy flavor makes them perfect for baking.  If you love baking with pumpkin then you’ll really love baking with sweet potatoes.   These blondies are the perfect example.  They’re soft and moist, with that warm, familiar cinnamon flavor.  They really do […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Pumpkin

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who couldn’t use a few more cookies in their life?  Especially chocolate chip cookies.  Or, even better, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies.  These cookies make the perfect seasonal treat and are a favorite around our house.  Anyone who likes freshly baked, homemade chocolate chip cookies (which is around 99.5% of the population) will love these. The […]

Favorites for Labor Day

I have it on good authority that this was officially the fastest summer on record.  We had more family fun this year than ever, so I’m not complaining.  In fact I’m in the mood to celebrate.  The end of summer isn’t a bad thing – soon the leaves will be changing and the temperatures will […]