Cookie Dough Brownies recipe

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Hi, it’s me – Lily! Are you having a good summer?? Isn’t it sad that it’s almost over? I only have 3 more weeks! Three days ago we went to the Blue Bell Factory. Do you know what that is? It’s where they make Blue Bell ice cream, of course! We went on a tour […]

Homemade Biscuit Donuts

Delicious and Easy Homemade Biscuit Donuts! { lilluna.com }

It’s still cold around these parts, which means it’s still Donut Season! I was really hoping things would warm up and the rain would stop by now, but this Houston weather is crazy. The second you think it’s warming up it’s back to freezing the next day. I just checked the forecast and it looks […]

Orange-Kissed Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Hello again, Lil’ Luna friends! I’m so happy to be back as a contributor this year. This site is such a fun place to be, and I love being part of the community! This recipe I’m sharing with you today… well, it’s fantastic. These are some of my favorite cookies that I’ve ever made. I’ve […]

Candy Cane Kiss Sugar Cookies

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Hello again, Lil’ Luna friends! I have such a fun recipe to share today! I think holiday treats are one of my favorite things about this season, and these candy cane kiss sugar cookies are extra fun and festive. I made them last week with my six year old daughter, and she went crazy over […]

Butter Pumpkin Cake

Delicious Butter Pumpkin Cake - making this for Thanksgiving! YUM!

Are you sick of Pumpkin recipes yet? I sure hope not because I have just a few more for you. I know with Thanksgiving coming up you may have the “dessert” assignment and although it’s customary to be thinking of PIES, I don’t think it’s a necessity. Most people are just looking for something yummy, […]

Gooey Fall Flower Cookies

Delicious and Easy Gooey Fall Flower Cookies #cookies

Hi, it’s me Lily. My mom said we wouldn’t have any more Candy Corn treats, but she tricked me because today I’m sharing another one. I hope it’s okay though because this recipe for Gooey Fall Flower Cookies is so good!! My mom thinks it would be perfect for the kids to decorate on Thanksgiving […]

Gooey Monster Cookies and Monster Suckers

Delicious Gooey Monster Cookies!! Perfect for Halloween! { lilluna.com }

We are HUGE Disney fans here at the Merkley house. Not only do we go to Disneyland every year, but we own almost every movie and love all things Disney. I may the biggest Disney fan of all in the family and still find myself in tears at the end of every movie… not because […]

Frosted Gooey Caramel Apple Cookies

DELICIOUS Frosted Gooey Caramel Apple Cookies

Hi. It’s me, Lily. Half of my family is here to visit me and I’m having so much fun with them. I’m so happy because I love having fun with my family. Today, we went to the beach and we built sand castles and we searched for seashells and we had a picnic and ate […]

Black and White Velvet Cake

Black and White Velvet Cake { lilluna.com }

I mentioned this before but my parents came to visit a few weeks ago. We thought it was the perfect time to celebrate Gavin’s 4th birthday while they were here and ended up making a nice birthday meal and cake for him. My mom had seen the idea of making a Black and White Velvet […]

Halloween Chocolate Chip Cookies

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One of my favorite things to do is to go to the store and find inspiration for upcoming crafts, decor ideas and recipes. I usually don’t go to the store just for inspiration but are always on the look out for items to create with. The hubby think it’s a little crazy, but I can’t […]

Gooey Butter Pumpkin Cookies

YUMMY Gooey Butter Pumpkin Cookies! { lilluna.com }

I’m on a PUMPKIN kick. I’m apologizing now if you’re not a pumpkin lover because I may have a few more Pumpkin recipes in the works. If you love pumpkin, then you’ll be happy because every PUMPKIN recipe I’ve made so far has turned out FABULOUS!! And that means a lot coming from me because […]

Halloween Puppy Chow

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Hi, it’s me, Lily again! I went to the zoo this morning. Guess who I got to see? Iron Man and Spiderman! My brother was SO excited. I was pretty excited too. My brother will probably be Spiderman again for Halloween. It will be his third year in a row. He’s crazy like that. Are […]

White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

Soft and yummy White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

One of my favorite things to do is experiment in the kitchen with new recipes. I love mixing and matching and often find myself adding certain ingredients to old recipes to make new ones. It’s so fun and can sometimes be a bad thing or a good thing (usually it’s a good thing.) Thankfully, I […]

Pumpkin Spice M&M Cookies

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Hi!! It’s me, Lily, again. I can’t wait for Halloween to come because it’s the same month as my birthday. I already know what I’m going to be… a cupcake! Is that silly? I know it’s hilarious. Today I’m showing you some cookies I made with my mom, brother and sister. They did most of […]

Gooey Monster Eye Cookies

A perfect Halloween treat - Ooey Gooey Monster Eye Cookies { lilluna.com }

Eek!! I’m SO excited for Halloween. I’ve officially switched gears and have been thinking of and making some great Halloween crafts, gift ideas and recipes that I can’t wait to share with you over the next month and a half. I haven’t busted out my Halloween Decor just yet, but I have a feeling it […]

Gooey Funfetti Sugar Cookies

Super soft and delicious Gooey Funfetti Sugar Cookies

I have a new favorite cookie recipe!! The other day I was thinking I should make some Gooey Butter Cookies with a twist, and that’s exactly what I did a few weeks ago. I used my regular Gooey Butter Cookies recipe that is an all-time fav and just changed things up a bit. The result […]

Gooey Chocolate Hug Cookies

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Hi there, it’s me Lily. Did you know my dad goes to work and he works at a school. He teaches people how to make robot arms and legs. He asked me and my brother to be patient models at his work so his students could practice casting on someone. I had to do this […]

Double Fudge Brownies Recipe

Delicious Double Fudge Brownies that are to die for. #brownies

Several years ago… and I mean, like ten years ago my best friend, Jessica, introduced me to a family recipe of theirs called Double Fudge Brownies. I thought they were heavenly. I had her give me the recipe and I’ve kept it all these years because I remembered just how yummy they really were. Some […]

Reeses Pieces Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you love Reeses Pieces, you'll love these cookies! #cookies #reesespieces

It’s Saturday so that means I get to post something again. This time it’s yummy cookies. We like to make cookies at our house all the time and sometimes we put in new ingredients to make them super duper good. This time I told my mom to put in Reeses Pieces (like my Reeses Pieces […]

Cheesecake Fruit Dip Recipe

Delicious Cheesecake Fruit Dip recipe on { lilluna.com }

Who doesn’t love a good Fruit Dip recipe? Fruit is already so tasty as it is, so throwing it in something sweet and sugar-y makes it even better. I know there are so many seasonal fruits during the summertime and before they are completely out of season, I wanted to make sure I shared this […]

Cookies N Creme Smores Blondies

Cookies N Creme Smores Blondies #smores #blondies

It was National Smores Day back on the 10th. I had been hoping to get this recipe up before then but it never happened. Oh well, right? I’m still sharing it with you guys today because this next bad boy is a keeper!! I had seen a recipe on Pinterest (found HERE) and knew I […]

Reeses Pieces Puppy Chow

YUMMY Reeses Pieces Puppy Chow on { lilluna.com }

Happy Saturday! It’s me, Lily, again! My mom made some Puppy Chow for a craft night and I told her we should put Reeses Pieces in it, so that’what we did. Puppy Chow is good already and with more candies it’s even better. This recipe also has my secret ingredient, but I still can’t tell […]

Snickerdoodle Waffles

These Snickerdoodle Waffles are so good!! { lilluna.com } #waffles

Did you know it’s WAFFLE DAY today? You probably didn’t even know the day existed, and I didn’t either until I was looking on a holiday calendar awhile back. In celebration of this silly holiday I thought I’d share with you a new recipe we recently tried out that is perfect to celebrate today with. […]

Milky Way Caramel Cookies

Milky Way Caramel Cookies on { lilluna.com } #cookies #milkyway

It’s me – Lily again. Last week I showed you my recipe for Milky Way Caramel Crispy Brownies. I love Milky Ways SO SO SO much so my mom and me made another Milky Way treat. These ones are called Milky Way Caramel Cookies. They were the best cookies I ever tried. They have chocolate […]


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