Cookies

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

October 9, 2014
{The BEST} Soft & Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies - a serious cookie lover's dream come true. | www.brighteyedbaker.com

Hellllooooo BEST COOKIES EVER. Actually there are wayyyy too many good cookies in the world to possibly choose a single best, but these are definitely up there on my top shelf. I love these Soft-Baked M&M cookies more than words can explain, and there are a few recipes I’ve yet to share that are every bit as […]

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Peanut Butter Cookies with Salted Chocolate Ganache

September 27, 2014
Peanut Butter Cookies with Salted Chocolate Ganache - two amazing flavors come together in one super-soft cookie. | www.brighteyedbaker.com #OXOGoodCookies

Peanut butter + chocolate + a touch of flaky sea salt – yes, yes, yes and please pass me two. This is for all the peanut butter cup lovers out there because if peanut butter cups were cookies, these would be them. They’re perfect little bites of super-soft peanut-butteriness topped with a swirl of silky […]

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Confession #139: I’m Stuck in Holiday Gear… Dark Chocolate Almond Florentines

December 3, 2013
Dark Chocolate Almond Florentines  - Thin, crispy, and delicate lace cookies sandwiched and drizzled with bittersweet chocolate. | brighteyedbaker.com

Does anyone else feel like getting back into the swing of things after Thanksgiving is just rough? I’ve definitely been dragging my feet when it comes to accomplishing anything resembling work/real life. I just want to cruise straight into the winter holidays, bake cookies, drink peppermint mochas and ignore the fact that life isn’t a perpetual […]

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Bake a Difference: Soft-Baked M&M’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

September 21, 2013
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I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but I like cookies – a lot. And by cookies, I mean thick, soft, chocolate-laden cookies, with an emphasis on CHOCOLATE.   So basically, I’m in love with these: Soft-Baked M&M’s Chocolate Chip Cookies… they’re thick, soft, chewy, and not only chocolate-laden, but M&M’s-laden. *Sigh* But today’s cookies have a […]

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Brown Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies + Kallari Chocolate

September 7, 2013
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I seriously don’t know where the time is going. I just know that there doesn’t seem to be enough of it right now, which is why I’ve been sort of off-the-radar for the past week plus. I’m back though, with cookies, because… you just have to make time for cookies. Duh. BUT, today isn’t just about the […]

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Strawberry Frosted Ruffle Cookies

July 29, 2013
Strawberry Frosted Ruffle Cookies | brighteyedbaker.com

If you think about it, piping bags are a genius invention. They’re the key to making cupcakes all cutesy and eye-pleasing, plus they play their role decorating cakes and cookies too. Sometimes I make things just so I can pipe pretty designs on them and feel all sophisticated with my mad dessert presentation skills – […]

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Confession #121: I’m a Cookie Monster… Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

May 14, 2013
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If there’s one thing you’re bound to find at my house 99% of the time, it’s cookies. Cookies, cookies, cookies – they’re like the staple of the dessert world and I never get tired of them. I mean, how can you, really? But for the longest time, there was exactly 1 cookie recipe I made over […]

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{Cute as a Button} Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

April 29, 2013
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Happy Monday everyone! Or, you know, maybe you aren’t so glad it’s Monday  – can’t say I blame you. In which case, only four more days til Friday! Woooh! I think we need cookies to get through the week, don’t you? Sometimes I feel like I’m just now getting things done that I should have been […]

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Confession #93: I don’t lick the bowl… Pumpkin Brown Sugar Sandwich Cookies

November 12, 2012
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Back when I was a little kid and my baking experience was limited to chocolate chip cookies every now and then, I think I may have eaten just as much cookie batter as I baked. (Okay, it probably wasn’t that bad, but you know you did it too). Now that I’m constantly in the kitchen […]

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Confession #89: I’m on a pumpkin spree… Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies {Dairy-Free}

October 11, 2012
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For those of you who love to bake and love pumpkin, I think you’d probably agree that when fall comes around, it’s time for some serious pumpkin baking. I know I’m not the only one out there who’s gone through my fair share of pumpkin already, right? And I mean, this is the second week […]

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