Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

What’s your favorite kind of cookie? Do you prefer them fresh out of the oven or do you like to hide them in the freezer and sneak one or two when no one is looking? (Oh, me!) Are you into crispy edges and soft centers or chewy almost cake-like cookies? I have a secret to…

Cranberry Coconut Layer Bars with Dark Chocolate

I’m back from traveling and I brought dessert! In the past few weeks my fiancĂ© and I have been to New York City for a mini-vacation, the suburbs of Illinois and my hometown of Omaha, Nebraska to spend Thanksgiving with friends and family. Each trip was filled with people we love and of course, delicious…

Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls

Hello and welcome, I’m so happy you’re here! After many years of wanting to start a blog, Heart of a Hostess officially has a home on the internet and I couldn’t be more excited. If you want to learn a little more about my hopes for the blog and a few fun facts you can…