Angel Cookies

I’m so excited to share this cookie recipe with you today!  These Angel Cookies have been in my family for as long as I can remember and, while some of you may have this recipe in your family as well, it’s one that I don’t see around too often. Let me tell you what. . .it’s a hidden gem. My grandma, Catherine, would make these soft and chewy vanilla cookies for my sister and me around Christmastime and, really, throughout the year. My {Read More}

Surprise Inside Marshmallow Brownie Bites

I feel like time has just been slipping away from me lately. Do you feel that way, too? Work has been a bit crazy, I’m trying to finish up Christmas shopping, the kids have things going on at school and a good meal in the evenings has been hard to come by. The cookies and treats, however, have been plentiful. Could it be stress that motivates me to bake? Stress or not, these Surprise Inside Marshmallow Brownie Bites are going {Read More}

100+ Favorite Christmas Cookies

Have you guys started your holiday baking yet? If you have, there’s probably a good chance you won’t have anything left by Christmas. Unless you’re freezing it all. That’s an idea, I suppose. If you haven’t, well then I have JUST the thing for you! Me and my blogging buds are sharing 100+ Favorite Christmas Cookies today! Can you believe it? Over 100 tried and true recipes worthy of some real estate on your cookie platter this year. Have fun browsing through all of this {Read More}

100 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. How’s everyone doing with their Christmas shopping? Believe it or not, I didn’t go shopping on Black Friday this year. The truth is, I haven’t gone since the kids were born. I do most of my Christmas shopping online. Why? Because it’s just easier and I can do it from the comfort of my own home. So, today, is one of my favorite days of the year. . .Cyber Monday! And that’s {Read More}

O’Henry Bars

Are you all ready for Thanksgiving Day? It’s TOMORROW, people!! O’Henry Bars. I have a full day ahead of me and a lot to get done. I’m working all day today, then I have packing to do, dessert bars and a pie to make and a house to straighten up before we’re out the door and headed West (3o minutes ;)) to visit our families! I was talking to my mom the other day about the Thanksgiving meal.  . . and these {Read More}

Sugar Cookie Cake Bars

Sugar Cookie Cake Bars – Soft and chewy bars topped with decadent buttercream frosting and colorful sprinkles ~ perfect for a party and makes enough for a crowd! So, who doesn’t love sugar cookies? They’re soft, they’re chewy, the frosting is amazing and you can never eat just one. Right? Right. What I don’t love as much is the time it takes to bake them, frost them AND decorate them. There are only so many hours in a day and {Read More}

Cookies & Cream Cereal Treats

Cookies & Cream Cereal Treats – White chocolate clusters of Oreo pieces, marshmallows and cookies and cream cereal! All you need is a microwave and a couple minutes to whip up these delicious and simple treats! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Uggh. There’s a lot of disappoint in Wisconsin this morning. The Monday after a Green Bay Packers loss is never good. Heck, how often are Mondays really that great anyway? We have to get out of this {Read More}

Chunky Dunks

I’ll be the first to admit I have a peanut butter and chocolate problem. My husband will be the first to console me and tell me, “It’s okay, honey.” We both seem to be a bit addicted partial to the flavor combo so I’ve made my fair share of goodies here in the Bitz & Giggles kitchen. Nothing over the top, though. Just a few recipes, like these cracker layer bars, soft batch cookies, brownie bowls, mason jar cake, ice {Read More}

Marble M&M Blondies

Has everyone recovered from Christmas? I know, I know. Not really, right? We’re rolling from one holiday right into the next! Personally, I think it’s great because I love to celebrate! This week we’re spending some time in the Waterpark Capital of the World – Wisconsin Dells, WI! Our family rarely visits the Dells in the summer because it’s SO busy, but we love going during off-season. My sister and brother-in-law and their four children are joining us and we’re {Read More}

Raspberry Fizz

  Did everyone have a nice Christmas? It always amazes me to think how fast time flies. So much preparation leading up to the big event and then. . .it’s over before we know it. The nice thing is that we have more to look forward to. A new year. A new start. That’s a pretty good reason to keep celebrating if you ask me. 🙂 Each year we get a group of friends together and go out for dinner {Read More}