Almond Cheesecake Swirled Brownies

Almond Cheese Swirled Brownie by www.asweetbaker.com on www.whatscookingwithruthie

We are baking up some chocolate love with Liz from A Sweet Baker today! My mouth is watering over her Almond Cheesecake Swirled Brownies... YUM! I've loved having Liz as a contributor and this is her last post!  I'll miss her and can't thank her enough for being a part of our Creative Team. I won't keep you waiting and turn it on over to her... Hi Everyone! This month I've got … [Read more...]

Cadbury Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cadbury Chocolate Chip Cookies by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Spring is in the air around our neck of the woods... the days are getting longer and the weather's jumping around a bit but steadily getting warmer! I'm loving it!   SOOooo with spring the Easter Candy starts making an appearance on stores shelves, naturally, comes the need to bake up a batch of these cookies :) Cadbury Chocolate Chip Cookies are a long time family favorite of … [Read more...]

Jake’s Triple Decker Cake

Jake's Triple Decker Cake by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

This is my Jake, he's the youngest of my kiddos, AND he just so happens to know his way around the kitchen!  (which I LOVE about him.) The other day he got home from school and started baking away in the kitchen...  Jake's Triple Decker Cake was what came out of it :) I thought it would be fun to share with invention with y'all... it was a delightfully wonderful dessert! … [Read more...]

Valentine Sugar Cookies

Valentine Sugar Cookies by www.whatscookingwihtruhtie.com

I love to cook and bake so, I've been spreading a little bit of love around with these Valentine Sugar Cookies! Cooking is an expression of love for me.  It’s the way I say, “I love you” to the people in my life.  Healthy and balanced meals for my family because I love and care about them.  Having a hard day?…  a plate of cookies will surely make it all better!  (my friends secretly … [Read more...]

Butterhorn Rolls

Butterhorn Rolls by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

These Butterhorn Rolls have been a favorite of our families for years! My good friend, Alison, gave this recipe at least a decade ago- it quickly became my go-to roll recipe.  We love these buttery and moist  (I-eat-way-too-many) rolls with any kind of soup. Butterhorn Rolls   Print Prep time 40 mins Cook time 14 mins Total time 54 mins   Author: Ruthie … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Bars with Italian Buttercream Frosting

Gingerbread Bars with Italian Buttercream by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Okay.... I know we are all on sugar-overloads and thinking about our waistlines after all the Holiday feasting BUT I just can't let these delightful little bars get passed by! AND that frosting I made in my Baking and Pastry class and it's been awhile since I've given y'all a Culinary School update too. Italian Meringue Buttercream is a little bit of a trick to make- it … [Read more...]

Semi Homemade Cherry Pie

Semi Homemade Cherry Pie by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  I just LOVE this time of year... It makes me want to do some fill-the-kitchen-with-wonderful-aromas baking (okay... I love to do that all year long) but especially at the Holidays :) Semi Homemade Cherry Pie is a decadent dessert any time of year but at the Holidays it's hard to beat! You're family and friends will be SO impressed... You'll love how simple it is to … [Read more...]

Surprise Monkey Bread

Surprise Monkey Bread by www.bakerette.com on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I'm happy to report that I survived my week of finals.  Whew!   What a fun and busy term.  I'm super happy to be on winter break for the next couple of weeks:) My cute friend, Jen from Bakerette is here to share a delicious breakfast or brunch idea... Surprise Monkey Bread and let me tell you, it looks to-die-for delicious!   Hey, It's Jen from Bakerette and I'm excited to be … [Read more...]

Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I'm in a bit of denial this year about the Holidays... what happened?  A whole year gone. It's time to get in the swing of it and what better way than to get some Holiday Baking going on in the kitchen? This Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is just perfect for all of the Holidays! Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pancakes with Caramel Syrup (repost)

Pumpkin Pancakes with Caramel Syrup by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

The words to describe these Pumpkin Pancakes with Caramel Syrup (repost) are hard to come up with... We love them!  Mmmmm hmm. Every autumn they're a family tradition around our house.  My little sister, Louise, gave this recipe to me several years ago and I've actually posted it but the photos needed up dating in a serious way :) Pumpkin Pancakes with Caramel Syrup (repost)   … [Read more...]

Holiday Almond Biscotti and Lagrima Giveaway

Holiday Almond Biscotti and Lagrima Giveaway on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

A couple of weeks ago I went to a local Foodie Blogger event that was hosted by Lagrima Vanilla Company. I was SO impressed with this vanilla- it even has vanilla beans right in each bottle!  I LOVE that it's pure and made with care.  Oh and I can't forget fabulous tasting too! This is a photo of the owner, Neil, who baked and ate and hung out with us.  He's such a genuine and nice … [Read more...]

Apple Pie Bites

Apple Pie Bites by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Fall is such a wonderful time of year when the leaves on the trees are turning and the weather's cooling down... I don't know about you but it puts me in the mood to do some yummy fall baking! These Apple Pie Bites are a quick and easy way to enjoy the taste of Apple Pie without all the work AND that's a win-win for me... Apple Pie Bites   Print Prep time 15 mins … [Read more...]