Girl Versus Dough

brown butter oreo rice krispie treats

close-up of brown butter oreo rice krispie treats

Craving a simple yet seriously delicious dessert right now? I’ve got one for you — these Brown Butter Oreo Rice Krispie Treats, which are just as easy to make as the classic treat but 10000000x better. You only need 15 minutes and five ingredients to get these decadent, ooey-gooey, crispy cereal bars in your life, and you’ll never want them to leave.

my favorite Christmas cookie recipes

red velvet cookies on a surface covered with powdered sugar

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, a.k.a. cookie baking season! If you’ve got a sweet tooth and a craving for Christmas cookies, I’ve rounded up all of my favorite Christmas cookie recipes from the blog over the years that will carry you through all the way to the new year. From cheesecake-stuffed red velvet cookies to Neapolitan thumbprint cookies, this list covers all the cookie types that make this season sweet and special.

hot toddy molasses cookies

molasses cookies piled on a plate

These Hot Toddy Molasses Cookies are the kind of holiday cookie that warms you from the inside out. They’re sweet, full of spice, soft and chewy, and pretty much perfect for this time of year. Serve with a glass of cold milk and enjoy every honey-and-bourbon-kissed cookie bite.

candy cane cocoa bombs

Ever heard of a hot cocoa bomb? It’s basically the best thing to happen to hot chocolate, and this candy cane-inspired version is as fun to make as it is to drink! Based on a recipe from Natalie Wise’s new cookbook, “Hot Cocoa Bombs: Delicious, Fun, and Creative Hot Chocolate Treats,” if you’re looking for a fun and festive activity to do in the kitchen, a homemade gift idea, or just really love hot cocoa, you’ve got to give these cocoa bombs a try.