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No Comments Sourcream Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting Today is the other Alex’s birthday. She’s out celebrating with friends and when Alex (my Alex) went down to join up with them, I had him take some cupcakes that I made for her. The recipe for the cupcakes is... Read MoreWednesday, 25 October 2017 - Posted by
No Comments Lace’s Crisp Salted Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies These cookies need no introduction other than they are the best cookies EVER. Smittenkitchen described them as “scandalous” and it’s true. My friend Lace adapted the recipe and it is now flour-free. Light, crispy, chocolaty, so good.... Read MoreSunday, 25 September 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Gwyneth’s Mother’s Cookies I was at my friend Pam’s house for dinner last week and I started looking through her cook book collection. The books were all really clean – pristine clean in fact. I immediately felt self-conscious and incompetent because mine are... Read MoreMonday, 22 August 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Peanut Butter Cookies We love New Year’s day in this house. It’s a hopeful day and it’s always Jared’s birthday. People aren’t usually in a lousy mood even when hung-over from New Year’s Eve. We have a party every year to welcome in... Read MoreMonday, 04 January 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Helene’s Chocolate Brownies And Khai’s Send-Off I really like reading David Lebovitz’s blog. Someone set it up so that it automatically pops up in my email. I think Sele Nadel-Hayes did that for me. Various people help me in various ways with my computer. Sele is... Read MoreThursday, 23 October 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Crispy Chocolate Cookies Half-way through the month and all I have to write about is chocolate cookies. Sad. Crispy chocolate cookies. Chocolate cookies with cornmeal because I’m on that cornmeal textural kick thing. Chococlate cookies with two kinds of chocolate – unsweetened melted... Read MoreSunday, 22 June 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Polenta Cookies I’m kind of on a cornmeal in dessert kick. Don’t know why. Last month I hunted for the perfect cornmeal olive oil cake. This month it’s cornmeal cookies. I just couldn’t make them until I had a reason and Saturday... Read MoreWednesday, 21 May 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Zucchini Circles Zucchini. I am ambivalent about my relationship with zucchini. I want it to be a special relationship but it’s not really. Zucchini is just kind of blah. Water and tasteless squash. But it’s pretty and I keep wanting to make... Read MoreTuesday, 20 May 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Almond Honey Squares I was 17 when I started college at San Francisco State University – SFSU– a semester late. I started in January 1975 instead of the traditional September. Everyone was already comfortably settled into dorm rooms. I was late because I... Read MoreThursday, 10 April 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Vanilla Pudding – Almond Milk Issa and I have been making almond milk on a regular basis now. I think I’ve got it down to a fine science (recipe found on Batch-33.com March 3, 2014). Soak almonds, blend 1 cup with 2 ½ cups water,... Read MoreWednesday, 12 March 2014 - Posted by