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Some combinations come to me in the middle of a great day — like when I might be at Disneyland (or something) —  and I think: I Can Mac That!  And so, Horchata Macarons with Churro Crumble became another French macaron flavor for Sweet Mac Shop.  Horchata, which my daughter defines as “cinnamony, creamy and […]

Horchata Macarons with Churro Crumble

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While I call these Bubbly Champagne Macarons, I really mean Martinelli’s Macarons.  We always have bottles of Martinelli’s leftover as we are non-drinkers, and one kid likes the Peach Martinelli’s and one likes the Apple, and still another likes another flavor.  So, any flavor will work for this recipe.  It’s good to make these after […]

Bubbly (Champagne) Macarons

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It’s that time of year when gingerbread is in just about everything, and we are not the least bit sorry about it. Gingerbread French Macarons have always been one of my favorites. I adapted this recipe from my mother’s famous Old-Fashioned Gingerbread cake, which is my favorite holiday dessert, though these Gingerbread French Macarons are […]

Gingerbread French Macarons

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A Hershey’s Kiss Cookie is one of those things in life where we take simple things, add them together, and the sum of their parts is bigger and more tasty than we’d thought.  We all have made this cookie, and possibly all have our favorite version, but we here at Sweet Mac Shop thought you’d […]

Hershey’s Kiss Cookies

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One way to bring the spirit of the holidays into our homes is with baking and cooking.  We are firm believers in this idea.  And for us, there are a few recipes for us that really make the holidays feel like Christmas is in the air.  One of these is Chocolate Peppermint French Macaron Crumble. […]

Chocolate Peppermint French Macaron

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Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons started as apple, a just plain apple mac. Then we paired it with our Pecan Oat Crumble. Add in the Pear Cinnamon Jam from That Bread Lady and this Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macaron went from good to absolutely extraordinary. Parts to the Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons Apple: We […]

Apple Pear Streusel Pie Macarons

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Pecan Pie Macarons are one of those flavors that just sort of sprung from my love for pecan pie. I am not sure if it’s the crunchy pecans, or the gooey center, but Pecan Pie may just be the top spot when it comes to my pie preferences.  If you love the carmel-flavored-crunch-of-nut goodness, I […]

Pecan Pie Macarons

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Pumpkin Pie Macarons are going to be your new favorite.  Is there anything better than pumpkin pie? How about a  pumpkin pie macaron! This mini pie-in-a-macaron can add that delicious pumpkin pie flavor to your dessert table this holiday season. Creamy buttercream, true pumpkin pie filling topped with a sweet pie crumble is a to-die-for […]

Pumpkin Pie Macarons

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Have I ever told you about the cream pie that changed my life? Not kidding. This particular banana cream pie will always be deep in my heart as my absolute favorite. There is a little town called Veyo, just North East of St. George Utah. It was there that I had my very first (and […]

Cream Pie Macarons

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If you were to pick a favorite pie, what would it be? Huckleberry never usually makes the top 10 for holidays, but I promise this Huckleberry Pie Macarons will leave you speachless. The sweet jam filling with the delicious pie crumble is a knock out combo. I used to shy away from using jam fillings, […]

Huckleberry Pie Macarons