Pumpkin Bites with Maple Glaze

Pumpkin bites! Nibbles of pumpkin love! Little sweets of morning joy! I wish I could say I wasn't this shallow, but the prospect of eating about 50 of these little guys is singlehandedly what got me out of bed this morning. That, and the fact that I would ... Read More →

The Best Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

All the good cookie eaters of the world! We were made for such a time as this. These cookies are soft, thick, bricks of chocolate chunks and buttery dough baked into a heavy, milk-loving cookie that is my most favorite chocolate chip cookie of all time. ... Read More →

How To Host A Holiday Cookie Baking Party

Last weekend I hosted a cookie baking party. Wait, let me say that again. I HOSTED A COOKIE BAKING PARTY! Like the real, true, responsible adult that I am trying to be. I planned, invited, prepped, hosted, and managed six people baking holiday cookies ... Read More →

Cranberry Dark Chocolate Biscotti

Just let me tell you something real quick. Whole wheat cranberry dark chocolate biscotti with flecks of orange zest, raw honey in place of sugar, and a generous drizzle of dark chocolate are sitting nice and pretty on my plate (ahem, hand) this morning, and ... Read More →

Thick and Fudgy Double Chocolate Cookies

I mean, we're talking, like, THICK. and FUDGY. A chocolate lover's utopia. These cookies are my chocolate dreams coming true right in front of my face. They turned out completely different than what I thought they were going to be, which is just par for the ... Read More →

Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookie with Caramel and Sea Salt

Bjork has one single specialty when it comes to cooking, and its name is Ze Big Cookie. And yes, you do have to say ze. Bjork's rules. It's cookie dough (definitely not homemade) (wait. I'm talking about HIS version, not THIS version. stay please.) ... Read More →

Big Soft M&M Cookies

Friday. Weekly reflections. COOKIES. More specifically, big soft M&M cookies. It's been a long time since I posted cookies on the blog. Welcome back, old friends. My coworker Lori shared this recipe with me after I tasted one of her cookies and begged ... Read More →

Tips for Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have made these Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies at least 20 times now. Not exaggerating. I first made these when we were in the Philippines, when it was a struggle to just keep butter solid for 2 seconds on the counter, and they were absolutely incredible. ... Read More →

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gosh golly. I love cookies. And I really love these cookies. These are the PERFECT chocolate chip cookies. I've made hundreds of thousands of millions of cookies in my 26 years of life, and that is a fact. Theeeeese are probably my all-time ... Read More →

Butterfinger Monster Cookies

I never made any New Year's resolutions, so that's probably a good thing right about now. ... Read More →

Mini Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Sprinkles. Everywhere. Stuck in the cracks of our placements, bleeding red and green dye under our fingernails, and sticking to my bare feet. It's the kind of thing where you say to yourself, "Why did I do that again?" Not the cookies. I mean ... Read More →

Double Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

Hey you! I made you something. How do you like my rickety old baking pan? My warped, blackened, scratched, baking pan that has been beaten to shreds by that mean ol’ Filipino oven? You guys. I generally treat my kitchen gear with care. But one round ... Read More →

{No Bake} Dark Chocolate Snickers Cookies

Me, six girls, and a bucket full of chocolate. This was my math lesson today. Actually, if I would have remembered the Fraction Pancakes fiasco, I would have skipped the lesson altogether and saved these chocolate bites of heaven for my personal kitchen ... Read More →

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Healthy Cookie Dough

Today I found out that Johnnie from AT&T is my iPhone guardian angel. The discovery all started with my annual swimsuit purchase from Marshall's. I don't know what that says about me, because: Marshall's swimsuits have the potential to fit ... Read More →

Malted Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

So, you know, I'm working on this little book. And I need things to photograph. So I stuffed a vanilla malt into a chocolate chip cookie and poured myself a glass of milk. Suddenly I found myself elbow deep in this buttery, crumbly, malt-y, weird ... Read More →

Fluffy Sugar Cookies & Vanilla Frosting

Dear Santa, I've been very good this year. ... Read More →

Brown Sugar Cookies

I just applied for my Masters program. Then I ate five cookies to dull the pain. But the pain is still there.   Ouchie. No matter how I feel about becoming a better reading teacher for K-12 (which happens to be awesome), I do not feel awesome about ... Read More →

Fluffy Peanut Butter Cookies

Ah yes. The first day of school. What would the first day of school be without a cookie? Sad. That's what it would be. But my first day of school was not sad.  My first day of school was very glad. ... Read More →

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites

I had to do it. Posting three sweet recipes in a row might not be an advisable blogging strategy, but I had to do it. I’m hoping ya’ll are as addicted to sweets as I am? Because then maybe I can get away with it. (Yeah, ya’ll, I’m southern today.) And if ... Read More →

Peanut Butter Pretzel Cookies

It rained, and I got desperate. So desperate that I’ll have you know I drove to the gas station across the street for some last-minute cookie ingredients. Such as sugar and pretzels and Reeses Pieces. How could I seriously be out of white and brown ... Read More →

Nutella Peanut Butter Clusters

About the author: Sarah is the writer of a new and perfectly cute blog called The Chubbette. If the name alone doesn’t charm you, her simple, delicious recipes certainly will! Her blog focus is “simple, unpretentious food that I love”. So why the name? Read ... Read More →

New York Times Chocolate Chip Cookies

What’s that? You didn’t know it was carb week here at Pinch of Yum? (Me either, until now.) But now that we’re nearing the end of the week with four super-carbed up recipes, that should give you a clue. You remember that half marathon I ran a month ago? Yeah, ... Read More →

Orangeberry Shortcake Cookies

I have a lot of kitchen gadgets.  And sadly, I have a lot of kitchen gadgets that don’t get used.  For example, my strawberry slicer, my mandoline, my pancake spatula, and my garlic press.  It seems that every tool that I could ever need can also be replicated ... Read More →

Marshmallow Monster Cookies

Rice Krispie treats + chocolate chip cookies + peanut butter = MORE, please! As if Monster Cookies weren’t already tempting enough, they are now gooey, vanilla, and fluffy with the addition of marshmallows. ... Read More →

Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookies

It all starts here. In reality, it could all end right here and I'd be one happy cookie monster. But the true mastermind here is my husband. His specialty is more commonly known as: The Big Cookie. (Click here to watch the incredible process of making a ... Read More →