December 2012

Waste Not… Want Not

by zesty on December 28, 2012 · 31 comments


Happy Friday folks…. With the Christmas season and holidays among us, this post really has practicality written all over it.  No need to waste things that have perfectly good uses. Give this a read through and note in the comments if you can think of any other great ideas on how to waste less. I [...]


Perfect White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

by Sally on December 21, 2012 · 2 comments

Hi Cooking readers!  Sally here again, posting my last recipe for Cookie Craziness 2012. Let’s dive right into today’s recipe… one of my all-time favorite cookie recipes.   Soft, chewy, and super thick cookies overloaded with white chocolate chips and tangy dried cranberries.  These are, without a doubt, my go-to white chocolate cranberry cookie recipe. These cookies are [...]


I See Mussels In My Future!

by zesty on December 19, 2012 · 4 comments

Ummm Hello… is this thing on?  Yay! If you give Cooking a mussel… you just might get this. Action packed and full of flavor, I am confident these mussels will make you smile.  Not to mention the warm crunchy bread to dip into the broth and sop up all  the buttery flavor.  It is 7:00am [...]


Soft Chocolate Chip Gingersnap Cookies

by Sally on December 14, 2012 · 5 comments

Hi Cooking readers!  Sally here again, we’re in week number six of Cookie Craziness 2012. To me, one of the most nostalgic cookies there is are gingersnap molasses cookies.  They bring back so many warm memories of the holidays growing up and I simply cannot imagine a holiday season without them.  I’ve been on a mission to find [...]


Cherry Vanilla Cookies

by zesty on December 12, 2012 · 4 comments

Hi, HugeCooking readers!  I’m Laura from Pies and Plots, where I share lots of sweet treats and my love of writing.  Zesty has kindly allowed me to guest post today.  He has so many amazing recipes on the site, including tons of cookie recipes, which got me thinking . . . I am officially [...]


Brown Butter Pretzel M&M Blondies

by zesty on December 7, 2012 · 7 comments

Hi Cooking readers!  Sally here again, we’re in week number five of Cookie Craziness 2012. Today, I’m shaing my favorite blondie recipe ever. Ok, so a blondie isn’t technically a cookie but can you really pass these up? When I first spotted pretzel M&Ms on the shelves a couple years ago, I immediately threw them into [...]


A Time for Fudge

by zesty on December 5, 2012 · 7 comments

Happy Wednesday! It is that time of year again. This has been a whirlwind week to say the least and it is only Wednesday – Whoooo Hooooo.  It is the time of year where sweets, breads chocolates and yes…. fudge will be on our counters, in our fridges so get ready to eat them up. [...]


Happy Monday! Last Thursday Little Miss Cooking turned the big 5. We had a big crowd over for some cake and ice cream so I wanted to make two cakes.  First one was a confetti donut cake topped with a chocolate ganache ( I gave it a sample test and it was OK. ) The [...]


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