Posts Tagged: baking

Stepping Out of My Comfort Zone


You CAN teach an old dog new tricks! I am living proof! I do not cook dinner or bake…thank goodness for my husband for keeping my family well fed. For birthdays I order cakes and cookies months in advance to guarantee I will not be in panic mode the day of the party. This past… Read more »

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies


Some people like their cookies crunchy, while others prefer them soft and chewy.  Here’s Food Network’s Alton Brown’s take on the chewy variety: Ingredients 8 oz. unsalted butter 12 ounces bread flour 1 tsp. kosher salt 1 tsp. baking soda 2 oz. granulated sugar 8 oz. light brown sugar (cookies will get chewier the darker… Read more »

Cookie Butter Cookies


Ever since I introduced my brother to the sugary goodness that is Biscoff Cookie Butter, he’s been a fan.  So naturally, when special occasions arise, I look for treats that incorporate the good stuff into the recipe.  Most recently, I decided to go meta with cookie butter cookies.  After scouring Pinterest for recipes, I decided… Read more »

Butterfinger Cookies


We are avid fans of peanut butter in our house, and my dad is an even bigger fan of Butterfinger candy bars.  So when I came across a recipe from The Salty Marshmallow that combined the two into one, it seemed like cookie nirvana.  I happened to have all the ingredients on hand (including a… Read more »

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies


My biggest complaint about chocolate cookies is that they seem to get dry and crumbly very quickly, meaning you have to just make smaller batches, or else be ready to eat a lot of cookies in a short amount of time.  And as much as my taste buds might like that idea, my waistline has… Read more »

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