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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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…]

Graham Cracker Butter

An easy recipe that transforms regular graham crackers into dreamy butter

Graham Cracker Butter

Hi, My Cooking Spot Readers! This is Megan – The Emotional Baker. I’m back again this month with a simple cookie butter recipe.


With school starting back in the next month or two, I thought it would be fun to share this recipe.

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Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies

Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies | Your favorite cookie topped with a sweet pecan filling

Happy Saturday, everyone! Erica from The Crumby Cupcake, stopping by with a tasty treat! Here we are – Thanksgiving week! I can hardly believe how quickly the last month has gone by! I feel like I was just seeing Halloween candy displays everywhere, and suddenly it’s nothing but red & green. Luckily, I love the holidays, and I’ve been baking up a storm in preparation.

These delicious 3-ingredient shortbread cookies are a favorite cookbook classic of mine, and when I topped them with some leftover pecan pie filling, these magical Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies were born! [Read more…]