{Holiday Baking}

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

'Tis the season for baking... yes, everyone's sweet tooth gets a little bigger this time of year, and there is no better way to show your friends and family just how much you love them than by spoiling them with some homemade treats! By following so many blogs about baking, cooking, and holiday entertaining, surely {at least} one of these treats below will have to be yours... get out your holiday apron and get to cooking!!!

Peppermint Candy Cane Brownies via Our Best Bites

Cherry Chocolate Ice Cream via Our Best Bites

Gingerbread Cookies via My Kitchen Cafe

Chocolate Peppermint Stars via Recipe Girl

Cherry Pie in a Jar via Our Best Bites

Snowballs via Recipe Girl

Pomegranate Cheesecake via My Kitchen Cafe

Dipped Pretzel Rods via Our Best Bites

Cranberry Vanilla Coffee Cake via Smitten Kitchen

Red Velvet Cupcakes via Kelly's Recipes

And be sure you gift wrap them in cute tins, baskets, etc. -- look at these festive and fun ideas: 

If you have any other recipes that might be fun to try, send them my way!!


  1. Everything looks so delish! I need to get on top of my holiday baking!

  2. yummm..
    i may have to try one of these recipes!! :)

  3. Those pretzel rods look amazing! I bet they aren't that hard to make either!

  4. These all look very yummy!

    p.s. I left you an award on my blog.

  5. Looks like I popped onto your blog on the right... wrong? day! Now I want to eattttt! That all looks SO good. Oh my!!

    Off to check out the rest of the blog!! :)

  6. i love chocolate and peppermint together! i've got to try those brownies! xoxo

  7. all these sweet treats are making me so hungry!!
    it all looks so yummy!!