• three cheesecake brookies stacked with blue towel and milk
    Bar Cookies,  Cookies

    The Ultimate Cheesecake Brookie Bars

    This is definitely the way you want to start off the new year. No need to make the hard decision like what dessert to make. The ultimate cheesecake brookie bars are the answer. A brookie, in case you don’t know, is a brownie layered with chocolate chip cookie dough, then baked. This is the perfect combination of every decadent craving you could have. Creamy, tangy cheesecake, rich, fudgy brownie and chunks of chewy chocolate chip cookie all layered together. I love that you get a unique bite each time, some just brownie and cheesecake, some brownie and cookie, and of course the best are all three. These bars are a throwback to my second…

  • salty toffee pretzels cut
    Bar Cookies,  Cookies

    Salty Toffee Pretzel Bars with Shortbread Crust

    Salty toffee pretzel bars are here for your salty sweet cravings! These twisted tongue ticklers are crunchy, salty pretzels nestled in a pool of buttery caramel-like toffee, on top of a tender shortbread crust. You guys, these are the perfect snack bar: crunchy, creamy, salty, sweet, complex yet uncomplicated. Whip up a batch for your next potluck or cookie swap and surprise your friends and family with something different. These come together quickly. Just press a simple shortbread crust into a 9×13 pan. While that’s baking up golden brown, simmer the toffee ingredients on the stove until it reaches soft ball temperature. Finally, toss in a few cups of broken…