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No Comments Chocolate Cookies with White Chocolate and Dried Cherries This recipe is my dear neighbor Lisa Zimble’s favorite. She likes it so much that she has declared a ‘cookie war’ to challenge this recipe as the best cookie recipe ever. I’m totally not a fan of white chocolate. But... Read MoreThursday, 12 April 2018 - Posted by
No Comments Salted Chocolate Chunk Shortbread Cookies The hunt for the perfect, crispy, delicious wafer cookie continues. I can’t say this cookie is a wafer but it’s certainly crisp and delicious. Also, it has chocolate. I’d say Bingo! on this one, and the consensus around the house... Read MoreFriday, 16 March 2018 - Posted by
No Comments Butter Wafers I returned from two weeks in Cambodia (Phnom Penh) and Myanmar with an obsession for thin crispy wafer cookies. I know that sounds odd – even to me. It would make more sense if I returned with an obsession for... Read MoreFriday, 16 March 2018 - Posted by
No Comments Rosemary Shortbread Theresa Karanik and I embarked on a Christmas cookie adventure. Shortbread. Theresa made Rosemary shortbread last year and gave it for gifts in pretty cellophane bags tied with a ribbon. This year I was invited to participate. Oh joy! We... Read MoreWednesday, 27 December 2017 - Posted by
No Comments The Gourmandise School Best Cookies Ever Sue is my sometimes cooking buddy. We’ve had some adventures together that’s for sure. This past month we took a cooking class at the Gourmandise School of sweets and savories in Santa Monica. It’s a really sweet cooking school. The... Read MoreWednesday, 11 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 More Peanut Butter Cookies – This Time Chocolate Dipped I know that I just wrote about peanut butter cookies and I posted a delicious recipe, however…. This weekend my wonderful nephew Zac and his wonderful girlfriend Lauren came down to visit from Santa Barbara where they are going to... Read MoreSaturday, 23 January 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 Cut-Out Cookies aka Christmas Cookies Pre-heat oven to 350° I love to bake. One of my favorite things to bake is cookies and I have been baking these cookies forever. This is a really nice, fun recipe for a few reasons: it... Read MoreSunday, 03 January 2016 - Posted by