Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

“And dinner parties do combine two of our favorite things. Dinner … and parties. It’s like if you could have an X-Box pancake.” It really is great when you can take two things that are awesome by themselves and combine them into something new. Like chocolate and peanut butter. Or peanut butter and apples. Or […]

Ginger Cakie Bars

“Is that man going to be you beau?” “Billy! No! What made you think such a thing?” “Aunt Margaret said likely he would fall in love with you, and you wouldn’t want me around any more. Oh, but I was scared! It isn’t so, is it?” “Indeed, no!” “I am your beau, ain’t I?” “Surely […]

Cheerio Bars

Note: I have been trying to find a theme/header/background for this blog that satisfies me ever since I started it. Satisfaction continues to elude me. I thank my readers for their patience with all the tinkering. *** This year for the first time in… well, pretty much for the first time ever, I planted some […]

Jammie Dodgers

“I’m going to need a SWAT team ready to mobilise, street over maps covering all of Florida, a pot of coffee, twelve Jammie Dodgers and a fez.” It’s confession time. My name is Elizabeth Kipps, and I’m an Anglophile. If it’s British, I’m probably into it. I wish I could spell words like “color” and […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies

“If you can’t change the world with chocolate chip cookies, how can you change the world?” -Pat Murphy My history with chocolate chip cookies is longer than that of any other edible morsel I can think of. It has taken me awhile to find a recipe that I can truly rely on. For years I […]

Chewy Gingersnaps

  “We’d get sick on too many cookies, but ever so much sicker on no cookies at all.” Sinclair Lewis   I do not have a cute introduction for today’s recipe. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t a good one. These chewy gingersnaps are one of my go-to cookies. They turn out perfect and beautiful […]

Colorful Spiral Cookies

“A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand.” While time-honored/traditional cookie recipes are all well and good, especially during the holiday season, every once in awhile you have to branch out. And when I saw the recipe that follows at Sprinkle Bakes, I knew I had to try it, ASAP. If you’ll follow that […]