Archives for August 2011

Soft & Chewy White Chocolate Pudding Cookies

scoops of cookie dough mounds of white chocolate chewy softness Yummo! The other day I had a craving for white chocolate chip cookies, but couldn’t decide whether to make soft pudding chip cookies with white chocolate chips or chewy white chocolate chip cookies. Instead of choosing, I merged the two recipes together. I removed some of the sugar in […]

Pecan Pie Balls

Pecan Pie Balls      One of my husband’s favorite cookies are date balls. I had some extra Rice Krispies in the house, and thought I would do a spin on his regular date balls. I substituted pecans for the walnuts and used all brown sugar instead of the granulated. The result? A no bake […]

White Chocolate Pudding Cake

White Chocolate Pudding Cake      I have had a boxed yellow butter cake mix sitting in my cupboard for several weeks. I don’t know about you, but I am one of those bakers who feels semi-guilty when I bake something from a boxed mix.  I like to keep one on hand though in case […]

White Chip Milk Chocolate Pudding Cookies

3 tablespoon scoops of cookie dough cooling on wire racks moist, chocolatey goodness Ever have a craving for brownies but don’t want to wait for them to cool in the pan? Then here is a wonderful recipe for you. I used instant milk chocolate pudding mix in my mom’s pudding chip cookies, all brown sugar for […]

Stovetop Chocolate Pudding

     A few weeks ago we had a dinner at my parents’ house, and as usual I was given the task of dessert making. I wanted to bring a cake, but there is a flavor issue with my family. My dad prefers dark and milk chocolate, my husband and I prefer white chocolate and […]

White Chocolate Coconut Cream Pudding Cookies

                                                                                                                                         *       The other day while grocery shopping, I came across a package of jello instant coconut cream pudding mix. Immediately I wanted to go home and use it in my mom’s pudding chip cookies. The pudding gives the cookies their characteristic soft texture, and the coconut flavor offers a perfectly balanced tropical […]

Cheesecake Swirl Brownies

Cheesecake Swirl Brownies      This recipe is dedicated to my awesome nephew Matthew. Last month he visited my parents’ house for a month, where he worked for my dad to save up money for his car insurance. My husband, daughter, and I enjoyed several visits and outings with them during his stay. One night […]

Milk Chocolate Oatmeal Pudding Cookies

milk chocolate chip oatmeal cookies      Here is a simple yet delicious recipe for oatmeal cookies with white chocolate chips. They have a very pleasant and rich flavor, thanks to the butter and usage of all brown sugar. These are on the softer side because I have added a package of instant french vanilla […]

Chewy White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chewy White Chocolate Chip Cookie      Several years ago I found this recipe on the back of a Ghiradelli white chocolate chips bag. These cookies have appeared at many important occasions in my life, including my wedding and baby shower. If I’m just baking for my family, I cut the original recipe in half […]