Posts Tagged ‘Cookies’

Sweet Nothings wears Empreinte Ashley. Photo (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Review: Empreinte Ashley Full Cup Bra and Briefs

[Empreinte generously provided this set for review. I was not compensated for this post, and all thoughts and opinions are my own.] This collection was one of the standout sets from the Spring/Summer 2019 trade shows. Empreinte is a French lingerie brand known for their classic shapes and intricate embroidery, but this collection is a […] Read more…

Mondrian Cookies- Sweet Nothings x The Lingerie Lesbian

The Art of (Baking and) Lingerie: Mondrian Cookies

Today I’m super excited to join forces with The Lingerie Lesbian on a baking/lingerie/art mashup extravaganza! I am a huge fan of her Art of Lingerie posts, where she pairs some gorgeous lingerie pieces with famous works of art. She approached me about collaborating on some posts after being inspired by a Mondrian cake recipe. […] Read more…

Recipe Lemon Gingersnap Ice Cream Sandwiches

Lemon-Gingersnap Ice Cream Sandwiches

Heat and humidity got you down? I have just the thing to help cool off: lush ice cream with a major citrus-y kick, paired with cool spicy gingersnaps. Oh ice cream maker, I love you all the time, but I love you most of all in summer. For the Lemon Ice Cream: 2 c. heavy cream, […] Read more…

Rosemary Cookies sweet nothings

Rosemary Cookies

We had a few days (well, like one and a half days) of sun and (slightly) warmer weather last week, and that little taste of Spring was enough to make me want to whip up a batch of these lovely delicate cookies. I love using savory herbs in desserts– they taste fresh and light, a nice change […] Read more…

Crispy Chewy Coconut Macaroons. Recipe at www.sweetnothingsnyc.com

Crispy Chewy Coconut Macaroons

Lately it seems that the French version of the classic macaron/macaroon cookie is getting all the love.  Don’t get me wrong: les macarons are crazy delicious– delicately flavored, tender, chewy, and light-as-air confections.  That’s all well and good, but those suckers can be super finicky to make at home.  There’s nothing especially complicated about them– […] Read more…

Chocolate Chip Walnut Bars

Pie To Go: Chocolate-Chip Nut Bars

Thanksgiving!  Parties!  Christmas Dinners!  New Year’s Day feasts!  Usually by this point in the year I have, oh, several hundred holiday dessert recipes bookmarked, but this year I’m feeling oddly uninpsired (although it’s still early yet– I might get get over it (I’ll probably get over it)).  Instead of finding a trendy ingredient or an […] Read more…

White Chocolate Walnut Bars

White Chocolate Walnut Bars

Confession: this isn’t really a new recipe at all. Instead, it’s an adaptation of the Chocolate Chip Rum Bars I made last spring. The basic recipe yields a rich, chewy cookie bar that works astoundingly well with just about any kind of delicious morsels you have on hand. In my case, I had the last […] Read more…

Chocolate Mint Ice Cream Sandwiches

Otherwise known as “savoring summer as long as possible, in spite of the magazine covers that are telling me to stock up on boots and sweaters.” For the Fresh Mint Ice Cream: (adapted from The Perfect Scoop by David Lebovitz) 1 bunch fresh mint, preferably organic 2 c. heavy cream 1 c. whole milk 3/4 […] Read more…

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