Tag Archives: cookies
I made my first gingerbread of the season, and grabbed the recipe card I hand out instead of going to my original copy… well, I thought I made a big mistake! I listed 1 teaspoon of ground cloves, but I thought it should be 1/4 or 1/2. But it actually was 1 teaspoon. So I’m […]
It’s just the beginning. ;)
Cool evenings, time to start the oven. A peanut butter cookie jag is underway… consolation for lost summer days & fading light. 1 1/4 cups unbleached flour 3/4 teas baking soda 1/2 teas baking powder 1/4 teas salt 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup smooth peanut butter, all natural 1 cup sugar 1 large humane egg 1 […]
Hippity hoppity, Easter’s on it’s way… Was there supposed to be lunch also? I’ll save room for dessert! Happy Easter and Passover weekend, world.
It’s always a little hard to say goodbye to Christmas for a whole year. Here it will be a while before it’s all packed away. And still some goodies to enjoy. These little beauties courtesy a New Year’s visit with a trusty baker friend… I open the tin… I can’t eat these… much too pretty… […]
Hot from the oven… fresh baked Christmas wishes to all!
Sunny scenes as the holiday kitchen gears up.
Ahh… Valentine’s Day. A favorite excuse for a handmade treat, or five. This year’s crop is ready to go, a heart shaped feast just once a year. Not to be underestimated, a bit of cocoa and some raspberry jam go a long way when it comes to matters of the heart. And there is still […]
On my way to watch some super bowl commercials with friends… can’t show up empty handed, of course. Maybe a tasty treat will make up for my lack of any sports knowledge whatsoever. Quick, where’s that recipe, the one from my college roommate, I know I have those simple ingredients on hand. And here it […]
An old family favorite, these little butter cookies are a recipe from my mom’s long ago co-worker back in the day when she was one of the girls in the pool of clerks at Met Life in NYC. Apparently Dolores was quite a cook, we’ve been making her cookies ever since… and in our house, […]