Purim is almost here and it’s time to start thinking about hamantashen (the triangular cookies that are supposed to remind us of evil Haman’s hat).
I asked what you crave when you have PMS and while I heard what I expected (chocolate), I also learned that a lot of you need your salty snacks – like potato chips!
My mind is officially blown! I can’t believe how pretty a pie crust made from potato chips can be – plus, potato chip crust is so easy to make!
I love my cutie pie! Don’t you love yours? Of course, I’m talking about this little guy, who is getting bigger every day:Read the full article here
You’re not supposed to look directly at the sun. I’ve done it anyway (sorry, eyes); have you? While sungazing is ill-advised, it’s totally safe to stare at these sunny candied cuties.
I couldn’t help myself – I had to make sweetie pie for Valentine’s Day. What’s sweetie pie? Since Google revealed no clear answer, I created my own sweetie pie recipe to share with the sweetie pies in my life.
It doesn’t take a fairy godmother to get a simple cookie ready for the ball – just stack one cookie on top of another, put something irresistible in between, and you’re done.
When I think of honey cookies, I typically envision soft and spiced cookies. These honey cut-out cookies have the texture of crisp sugar cookies but offer a satisfying honey taste.
Depending on what bees are eating, honey can take on all different flavors and even colors (Did you catch the story about bees feeding on remnants of colored M&M candy shells?
When my friend Ray challenged me to make Pad Phai (Pad Thai Pie), I smirked and couldn’t resist accepting.
“Beads!! Beads!!” the Mardi Gras parade-goers chant. Forget that! I say, “Pie!! Pie!!” I’m talking about the ultimate Mardi Gras dessert – King Cake Pecan Pie.
This may be the Super Bowl dessert of all Super Bowl desserts – I made cookie dessert nachos, you guys!
Sometimes cupcake recipes can go frosting-free, the cake a perfect dessert all on its own. These chocolate rum cupcakes, however, should always be presented as a package deal with their chocolate mousse frosting.
Can you believe it’s 2015? I still remember when the year 2000 seemed so far away and futuristic (Where are the flying cars, people?
Of all of the Cookie Project cookies that I’ve made, these Brazilian coconut clusters are by far the easiest.
“When can you make those cookies again?” my husband asked. ”Those cookies” referred to these no bake crispy chocolate peanut butter bacon cookies.
Poppy seed filling is seldom used in American cookies. In fact, the only time I see it with regularity is in Hamantashen, and even then, I’d never heard of someone making the poppy seed filling from scratch.
I just learned that at 38 I’m middle-aged. Someone had to tell me. I guess I thought that middle age was 50 (we’re all going to live to at least 100, right?
As many of you know, I grew up in New York. While St. Louis is now my home, I still spend lots of time in the Big Apple.
With a son in preschool, cold weather means sniffles and fevers and persistent coughs that never seem to go away until the flowers bud in early spring.