Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies on www.cookingwithruthie.com will bring lots of happy smiles!

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies will bring lots of happy smiles!  They're sure to become a fast favorite among all of your family and friends.  I don't know about you all but I just LOVE peanut butter and dark chocolate together.  It's like a party in my mouth with every single bite! Oh and don't forget the little sprinkle of sea salt added on top before they go in … [Read more...]

Banana Orange Drop Cookies

Banana Orange Drop Cookies on www.cookingwithruthie.com are the best way to use up those overripe bananas!

Banana Orange Drop Cookies are one of the best way to use up those overripe bananas!  Moist, flavorful cookies with a hint of banana and orange in the frosting too!  Mmmmmm.    We love bananas at our house.  I have to keep them stocked in the kitchen just as religiously as milk.  It is pretty much considered a sin to run out of either bananas or milk in our house!  So, between … [Read more...]

Lemon Coconut White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Lemon Coconut White Chocolate Chunk Cookies on www.cookingwithruthie.com are moist and delicious summertime cookie!

Lemon Coconut White Chocolate Chunk Cookies are moist and delicious summertime or anytime cookie!  Make a batch of these delightful cookies and watch the whole family smile with each bite :)  We've had so much rain this past week and even some snow again on the mountains- I'm happy to be seeing sunshine today.  I'm so not complaining at all- we've needed the moisture really badly … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Biscotti

Chocolate Chip Biscotti by www.cookingwithruthie.com is a delicious spin off the classic Italian Cookie!

Chocolate Chip Biscotti is a delicious spin off the classic Italian Cookie! A really good Biscotti cookie is pretty hard to pass up... especially when served along side your favorite warm beverage! Italians figured out a really good thing when they invented these little babies.  But, I've just gotta say that adding in the mini semi-sweet chocolate chips and topping them off … [Read more...]

Spring Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Spring Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars on www.cookingwithruthie.com are a family favorite!

Spring Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars are a family favorite!  We've loved this recipe for at least a decade- we hope you'll love it too!  I crushed up Cadbury Mini Eggs to garnish our bars but if you don't happen to have them on hand just chop up part of a chocolate bar or chocolate sprinkles would work too. I can hardly believe it's Easter weekend... it seems really early this … [Read more...]

Shortbread Cookies

These easy, buttery Shortbread Cookies by www.cookingwithruthie.com are a delight to add to any gathering! They're a classic European cookie that goes perfectly with coffee or tea.

These easy, buttery Shortbread Cookies are a delight to add to any gathering!  They're a classic European Cookie that goes perfectly with hot chocolate, coffee,  or tea.  My Gram loved Shortbread Cookies.  She always had a tin of the Dansk Butter Cookies around for all of us to enjoy.... you know them, right?! What's not love about them except that they're even BETTER … [Read more...]

Lemon Sugar Cookie Bars

Lemon Sugar Cookie Bars on www.cookingwithruthie.com you need this deliciousness in your life!

Lemon Sugar Cookie Bars you need this deliciousness in your life! Seriously.  I love these little bars- they're so simple to make when you bake them off all at one time, instead of having to bake batch-after-batch of individual cookies!  Yay.  I love to save time by whipping them all out at once! They're perfect for spring time too, with that little hint of delicious lemon … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a delicious way to start your day!

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup- a healthier pancake with a little bit of chocolate and a tasty syrup makes for a pretty fabulous breakfast or brunch!  I love this pancake base, it doesn't use any oil but instead greek yogurt for moisture AND I can promise you that no one will ever guess!  They are moist, fluffy, and SO good :) Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup … [Read more...]

PB&J Muffins

PB&J Muffins by www.cookingwithruthie.com are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!

PB&J Muffins are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!   Some of my fondest memories from childhood include a good PB&J sandwich!  I loved them SO much... actually I still love them so much :) PB&J Muffins are a spin off that classic sandwich combination, just a little more sophisticated in muffin form. PB&J Muffins   Print Prep time 10 mins … [Read more...]

Truvia Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Truvia Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies by www.cookingwithruthie.com will take you back to grandmas kitchen!

When I was young, I loved to play in the snow.  My sister and I would play for hours making snowmen and snow forts and having snow ball fights!  The best part was coming inside to get warm with a mug of Hot Chocolate and fresh from the oven Chocolate Chip Cookies! When my kiddos were little we'd have to make deals about how many times they could come in and out during snowman … [Read more...]

Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella Syrup

Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella® Syrup in honor of International Pancake Day! www.cookingwithruthie.com

Valentines Day is in a few days and while I don't have a "valentine" of my own~ I sure do love my kiddos!  Sharing homemade love from the kitchen is one of my favorite ways to spread the love this time of year. Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella Syrup- the pancakes are moist and rich with that bit of coconut flavor, topped with my Nutella Syrup and fresh raspberries... it's all about … [Read more...]

Double Chocolate Choffy Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Double Chocolate Choffy Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting by www.cookingwithruthie.com are a decadent little cake will make you happy!

Baking is one of my favorite ways to share the love this time of year...Valentines Day is just around the corner! Tell them you love them by whipping up a batch of our Double Chocolate Choffy Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting! Oh my.  Decadence galore :) Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time … [Read more...]