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Perfectly Chewy Gingersnap Molasses Cookie Recipe

There isn’t a sweet treat I prefer more than a warm chewy cookie fresh from the oven.

Do you like them chewy or crisp? Though I do partake in a crispy cookie every once in a while, my heart belongs to the chewy cookie family.

This recipe is a spin on gingersnaps. The difference is this chewy cookie recipe is, yes chewy, but also a little more flavorful due to the molasses.

If you like those “spice” type cookies, you know the ones like gingersnaps or pumpkin flavored, then you are going to LOVE this recipe!

This is one of the most flavorful, thick and perfectly chewy cookie recipes I have ever tasted! It takes the flavor of homemade gingersnaps up a notch. These soft and chewy cookies will turn out perfect the first time you make them! Continue Reading →


Caramel Filled Chocolate Cookies

The first time I ever tried caramel filled chocolate cookies it was love at first bite! Because really, what combination is better than caramel and chocolate? Peanut butter and chocolate might come in at a tie. But that is beside the point.

Taking a bite from one of these lovelies is sure to win your affection! The chocolate cookie on it’s own can make you swoon. Is it starting to sound like I am a little obsessed with these cookies? I very well might be! So consider yourself warned, once you try these caramel filled chocolate cookies you might not be able to control yourself from eating the entire batch!

Caramel Filled Chocolate Cookies - penniesintopearls.com - These caramel filled chocolate cookies look perfect for my next dessert! I make these caramel filled chocolate cookies every time we have company over! Continue Reading →


S’mores Cookie Bars

Tis the season for s’mores and I am not complaining one bit! What is it about the combination of grahams, toasted marshmallow, and melted chocolate that just works to perfectly? I might be convinced that you can throw these three ingredients together in any form and it’s going to turn out perfectly!

The only problem I find with a traditional s’more is that they are crazy messy and you need a fire to get them correctly assembled. We don’t have a fire pit at our house but I do wish we did. So I find myself wishing for a s’more quite often.

Anyways, to find a solution to my flameless dilemma is to create a s’mores recipe that includes all the amazing flavors but combined into a cookie bar.

S'mores Cookie Bars - penniesintopearls.com - Easy s'mores recipe made with all your favorite s'mores ingredients! Prep only takes 10 minutes! Continue Reading →

Toffee Crunch No Bake Cookie Recipe

My favorite times to make no bake cookies are when I have a major sweet craving but don’t feel like getting out my mixer or when it is super hot outside and I don’t feel like turning on the oven. Both are perfect opportunities to make this no bake cookie recipe!

When you think about a no bake cookie recipe you probably think about an incredibly tasty chocolaty, peanut-buttery, oatmeal cookie. Right? I would say you were right. But let’s kick things up a notch!

Toffee Crunch No Bake Cookie Recipe - penniesintopearls.com - A new twist on your favorite no bake cookie recipe. Click to see how this secret ingredients bumps the entire no bake cookie recipe up a notch! Continue Reading →


Quick Sugar Cookie Recipe

Who doesn’t like a sugar cookie? Really! There might be a handful of people out there who think it’s too sweet. What with all that sweet cookie base and the lusciously soft frosting caked on top! Yum! Well, first, that person is not me! Lets just make that clear. But to those sugar cookie unbelievers and to everyone else, these just might be the cookie to break your boycott!

If you aren’t looking to spend the time cutting out all the fun shapes and frosting the little darlings, then these will be perfect for you! This is my go-to sugar cookie recipe for when I need a sugar cookie fix but don’t feel like going through the “work” of making sugar cookies.

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