Author Archives: Sweet Jumbles

Lemon Meltaways

Although I am making these cookies for Christmas, the fact is that Lemon Meltaways are perfect year-round. In the wintertime, they are a great complement to a cup of hot tea, with lovely citrus notes that offer a change to … Continue reading

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Pear Butter Cupcakes

If you’ve had your fill of Christmas Cookies and need to mix it up a bit, I’ve got a great recipe for you.  These Pear Butter Cupcakes do require a bit of extra effort due to the fact that you … Continue reading

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Eggnog Sugar Cookies

It’s about that time – cookie season! In all likelihood, you have a list of your favorite go-to Christmas cookie recipes. But, if you’re like me, you also like to try new cookies to keep your selection interesting. Sugar cookies … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles

Every fall, the street I live on has a neighborhood block party of food, games, and music.  I knew I wanted to make cookies, and settled on Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles. 

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S’mores Blondies

I love brownies, but here’s the secret—the ones made from a box are 99% of the time better than brownies made from scratch. I know, blasphemy. So, for that reason, I rarely bake brownies unless I’m really trying to re-convince … Continue reading

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Watermelon Krispies

This post is less about a recipe and more about fun. Most readers will have already made krispy treats.  These are a variation of that, intended to make children (or the young at heart) smile.  If you know how to … Continue reading

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Blueberry Marshmallow Crumb Bars

Last month I focused on strawberries, and this month it’s blueberries! I really can’t get enough of fruits and berries in the summertime. And I’m not talking about supermarket berries – I mean farmers market berries, pick-your-own berries, berries from … Continue reading

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Shortbread Two Ways – Lemon Verbena and Lavender Citrus

Shortbread cookies are among my favorite types of cookies.  Sweet but not too sweet, a great base for all kinds of flavor ideas, and rather simple.  This summer I was growing Lemon Verbena in my backyard (until I killed it … Continue reading

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Nectarine Raspberry Galette

This past Sunday I went to my local farmers market and made a beeline for “the peach guy.”  I was happy to discover that not only were peaches available, but so were nectarines.  They always have samples of the varieties … Continue reading

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Marshmallow Icebox Pie

Now that summer is here, I’m fully enjoying fruits and berries.  This month’s marshmallow recipe is for Marshmallow Icebox Pie.      

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