Carrot Cake Cookies w/ Cream Cheese Frosting

Cream Cheese Frosted Carrot Cake Cookies #desserts

Carrot cake stuffed inside a cookie! With shredded carrots, oats, raisins, brown sugar, vanilla, cinnamon and ginger topped with a cream cheese frosting because you can’t have one without the other. They absolutely, positively belong together. The cookies are soft, cakey and a little chewy from the oats. You can taste the sweetened carrots in…

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Easy Jalapeño Cream Cheese Puff Pastry Roll-ups

Easy Jalapeno Popper Puff Pastry Roll-ups #recipes

There’s something about the combination of spicy-hot jalapeño peppers, cheddar cheese and cream cheese that I can’t get enough of. I don’t even care if jalapeño poppers are old news because according to me, they’re still the rage. Of course I had to make a puff pastry version! “You love that stuff don’t you?” Mom…

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Cinnamon Roll Puff Pastry Knots with Cream Cheese Glaze

Cinnamon Roll Puff Pastry Knots

Puff pastry knots stuffed with a buttery cinnamon filling, baked to a golden brown and dusted with a blizzard of cinnamon sugar. It doesn’t end there. Cream cheese glaze. {There’s that too.} Tangy and lightly sweetened, for dipping and dunking the warm knots that melt in your mouth into or drizzling over. Whatever your cinnamon-loving…

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Chicken, Cream Cheese & Broccoli Puffs

Chicken, Broccoli & Cream Cheese Pillow Puffs

Chicken pillows are usually made with crescent rolls but I gave them a makeover by using puff pastry instead. I love breaking rules.  Layers of buttery, flaky, melt-in-your-mouth pastry wraps around a decadent chicken, broccoli and cream cheese filling that is crusted with Parmesan cheese then topped with a cheddar cheese gravy. They’re ridiculously easy…

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