There is a cookie here for everyone. Everyone. Soft and chewy, chocolaty and decadent, light and airy, crisp and fruity, smooth and creamy, sweet and salty, gluten-free and nutty, unique and traditional, and spicy and rich. Lovely with coffee, unbelievable for breakfast, a scrumptious snack, delightful with tea, divine after dinner, and always a delicious […]
What made living next door to Tanja so special when were were kids? So many things. Let’s see, her friendship (of course), the midnight knocks on my window to occasionally sneak out, to do who knows what (mom and dad if you’re reading this, it was nothing bad, I promise!), walking to school together everyday, […]
‘Tis the season. ‘Tis the season for many things, but especially for baking cookies, exchanging cookies, gifting cookies, and eating cookies! So let’s explore 28 Delectable Holiday Cookie Recipes, shall we? (Please note that about half of these cookie recipes are gluten-free.) Click on the titles to get started . . .
Maybe we should just break down and call February 14th Chocolate Day — don’t you think!? Let’s be real, are we celebrating love or chocolate? These are some of my favorite, beautiful chocolate treats I’ve created since my Valentine’s Day Chocolate 2012 post. They’re pictured above and the recipes are linked to their titles below […]
A romantic Valentine’s dinner for two? A family Valentine’s dinner with the kids? A Valentine’s girls’ night in? A Valentine’s party? A Valentine’s night on the sofa with some good reality TV? Sounds good to me! Whatever your plans are, you must, and I mean must, have a lovely, delicious, beautiful chocolate dessert. You simply […]
My whole life people have asked if I was born on Valentine’s Day. Nope. Then they ask if I’m Italian. Nope. My parents just liked the name Valentina. Could my name be the reason that I’ve always loved Valentine’s Day? I thought Valentine’s Day was so fun when I was little – exchanging little heart-shaped […]