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Peppermint Bark Cookies

A Christmas favorite turned into a chewy and gooey chocolate chip cookies with semi-sweet chocolate chips, white chocolate chips and peppermint bark chunks.

Christmas is less than two weeks away. This year has gone by really fast.
Why not make these cookies for a holiday party with all the chocolate and peppermintiness that almost every loves.
My niece and nephews love the little peppermint chocolate disks and the little chocolate mints you get at restaurants so I know they will love them.
The holidays aren't the holidays with out one treat, peppermint bark. It is a super easy to make and only needs three ingredients.
These cookies are so gooey and chewy even after being fully baked and are a really big hit with my family.
I let the cookie dough sit for over a week. The flavor sit and get better the longer you let it 'marinate'.


Recipes you may like:
Chewy Peppermint Mocha Cookies
Hot Chocolate Cookies
Spiced Hot White Chocolate Cookies

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Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls

Mashed sweet potatoes in a slightly spiced dough rolled with butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg then covered in a sweet cream cheese icing.


This week sweet potatoes will be made into a casseroles with tons of marshmallows. Never been a fan of that at all. 
Make these cinnamon rolls with sweet potato in the dough. It might be intimidating to make cinnamon rolls at first.
 I felt like that years ago and I finally made them and haven't gone back. They are so easy to make.
Fresh rolls and canned tasty way different. You can make them ahead and freeze them.
I know marshmallows are great but who doesn't like a cinnamon roll with a thick gallop of cream cheese frosting.


Recipes you may like
Maple Browned Butter Cinnamon Rolls
Cinnamon Roll Sheet Cake
Pumpkin Spice Latte Crumb Cake

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Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls
Time-
Prep: 20 minutes
Proofing: 3 hours
Baking- 17 to 20 minutes

Ingredients

Sweet Potat…

Pumpkin Chocolate Hazelnut Muffins

Pumpkin, mini chocolate chips, chocolate hazelnut spread (Nutella) and all the warm spices such as cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, clove and all spice in a muffin.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, exactly two weeks when I publish the post, I will be posting two more recipes that you can make for your family for that day.
These muffins have pumpkin, Nutella and tiny chocolate chips in them, don't have the tiny one that's okay. They are a party in your mouth.
With pop of all the spices, swirl of Nutella and little nuggets of chocolate.
The muffins are super moist, I do not like to hear that word either but that is what they are.
To give the muffins more hazelnut flavor, I used hazelnut flavored coffee cream. Its not a major flavor but just a hint.

Also if you are not a huge fan of the chocolate hazelnut fan you can swirl chocolate spread or mix in a little chocolate in small more batter.


Recipe you may like
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops
Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Bars
Pumpk…

Cookie and Cream Cheesecake

A cookies and cream cheesecake with a Oreo cookies crumble folded into a sweet vanilla bean cheesecake batter with a Oreo crust.
Today is a my birthday! Every year since I'm not much a regular cake eater and cheesecakes from the store just taste manufactored. I make my own cake.
So this year I made myself a Oreo cheesecake since Oreo cookies are one of my favorites.

This is a little different from your typical Oreo cheesecake. I didn't just fold in cookie crumbs. I made a crumble like you would make for a coffee cake.
Instead of getting nothing but dark chocolate cookie in each bite you get pops of it inside the creamy cheesecake filling.
I let the cheesecake sit in my fridge for over 48 hours, it was so hard not to cut into it, but the longer you let a cheesecake sit the better. That's how I feel.

Recipes you may like:
Oreo Cheesecake Cookies
Pumpkin Spice Cookie Cake
Pumpkin Spice Oreo Cheesecake

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Cookie Butter Halloween Candy Cookies

Sweet and creamy cookie butter with pops of  crunchy M&Ms that are in colors of orange, green and purple, semi-sweet chocolate chips and candy eyeballs. Perfect for the Halloween season.
All Hallows Eve isn't that far away, its a week away when I post this.
Normally around this time of year I'd have at least five post of Halloween themed but I've been taking a mental health break and working on it.
Now to the cookie, these  are a party in your mouth with the sweet and creamy cookie butter, crunchy M&M, semi-sweet chocolate chips and spooky eye balls.
I choose to make cookie butter cookie base because I know there's a lot of kids that have peanut butter allergies and these could be safer to give out for Halloween.
I'm using peanut butter M&Ms but you can use regular ones.  I wanted the cookie to have the pop of peanut butter to play against the sweet cookie butter.

Recipes you may like:
Dark Chocolate Halloween Cookies
Halloween Monster Cookies 
Halloween Or…