No bake cookie recipe: chocolate peanut butter pretzel haystacks

No bake cookie recipe: chocolate peanut butter pretzel haystacks

Even though these haystack cookies look like a glob of chocolate, they actually contain lots of good stuff like pretzels, peanuts, and mini marshmallows. These peanut butter no bake cookies also contain both creamy peanut butter and peanut butter chocolate chips! Talk about a winning combo, right? This is such an easy recipe that anyone can pull this one off. Plus, it is so fast that it is a perfect last-minute dessert for Christmas or New Years. Since it reminds us of a chocolate candy bar, we might just make it all year long!

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Homemade Eggnog with Coconut Cream

Homemade Eggnog with Coconut Cream

What is it about eggnog that is so polarizing? Oh yeah… the drinking of the egg part. As egg fanatics, we find no issue in having egg involved in our cocktail. This was our first time that we made eggnog from scratch and we decided to give it a coconut cream twist. Christmas is only a few days away, whip up a batch for your celebration!

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5 Amazing Crostini Recipes for the Holidays (or Anytime!)

5 Amazing Crostini Recipes for the Holidays (or Anytime!)

The holidays are upon us! It is always fun to make a few tried-and-true family favorites and also bring in some new holiday appetizer recipes as well. One appetizer concept that we love are crostinis. Once you crisp up your baguette base, there are so many fun and festive crostini toppings options to choose from. Plus, you can make a few varieties for your holiday gathering in order to appease even the pickiest of eaters. Here are five scrumptious crostini recipes, ranging from easy to moderate skill level.

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Gifts for Foodies: 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Gifts for Foodies: 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

How the heck is it already December?!? This year has flown by! Personally, we love reading blogs that feature holiday gift ideas. It is a terrific way to discover a new company or product that you may have never heard of. To help out all of YOU, we put together some holiday gift ideas that a foodie or home cook would love.

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Hot Toddy Recipe: Our Tea Time Toddy

Hot Toddy Recipe: Our Tea Time Toddy

Now that the season is starting to change, we decided to come up with a fall cocktail: a new twist on a Hot Toddy. What’s in a Hot Toddy? Traditional Hot Toddy cocktails are usually made with four ingredients: whiskey, lemon, honey and water. We decided to take a Southern twist on this classic cocktail recipe by using Sweet Leaf original sweet tea and it is DELISH!

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Chocolate covered peanut butter ritz cookies

Chocolate covered peanut butter ritz cookies

We have a theory that there are two types of people in the world: salty and sweet. No, we are not talking about attitudes here. We were talking about “dessert people”. When we go out to restaurants, Gavin is always the one to ask for dessert. Karen on the other hand, would opt to eat some savory buffalo wings instead. The type of dessert that Karen loves, is the kind that comes with SALT. Sea salt caramels, chocolate covered pretzels, if it’s salty, Karen is into it, just like these Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Ritz Cookies.

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The Ultimate Foodie Holiday Gift Guide

Couple in the Kitchen's 12 Days of Foodie Giftmas! The ultimate holiday gift guide and the best gifts for foodies.Can you believe it's already the holidays! If you have a foodie in your life, use this holiday gift guide for some creative gift ideas, ranging from stocking stuffers, to party host gifts, to vino lovers, to penny savers, and beyond. If YOU’RE the foodie, feel free to share this list or Pin it to “drop a hint”!

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