Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies receive a makeover just in time for Christmas! These Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies include crushed candy canes and a sweet topping.

Chocolate chip cookies receive a makeover just in time for Christmas! These Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies include crushed candy canes and a sweet topping.

Do you have a go to cookie recipe you make every year?


For my mom, it’s Sea Foam Cookies. For my cousin, it’s Fruit Cake Cookies. For me, it’s Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies.

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Sweet Potato Banana Yeast Bread

Everyone can make homemade bread! This recipe for Sweet Potato Banana Bread is easy and yields a moist, beautiful loaf perfect for fall and Thanksgiving.

Everyone can make homemade bread! This recipe for Sweet Potato Banana Bread is easy and yields a moist, beautiful loaf perfect for fall and Thanksgiving.

Hi My Cooking Spot readers!! This is Megan – The Emotional Baker and I’m back with another baking favorite! [Read more…]


Criss-Cross Cashew Butter Cookies

The classic criss-cross cookie gets an update with cashew butter, chocolate and sprinkles!

The classic criss-cross cookie gets an update with cashew butter, chocolate and sprinkles!

Hi, My Cooking Spot readers. It’s Megan – The Emotional Baker!


As you know I’m a granola lover, but my other obsession is cookies! The majority of the recipes I’ve shared on my blog are cookies, so I figured it was only right that I shared a cookie recipe with you! [Read more…]

Pumpkin Banana Muffins

A transitional muffin to get you in the mood for fall – with chocolate chips, of course!!

Pumpkin Banana Muffins -- A transitional muffin to get you in the mood for fall - with chocolate chips, of course!!

Happy unofficial start to fall, My Cooking Spot readers! This is Megan – The Emotional Baker and I’m back this month with a great muffin to ease you into fall baking.


Although I haven’t started baking with pumpkin this season, I can feel the itch coming on. (I actually made these in May!!) [Read more…]