Healthy and Decadent Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ever since we tried those Avocado Chocolate Cookies, Mateo has been determined to create his own “healthy” cookie recipe.  These chocolate chip cookies are his first attempt, and man are they delicious!  Even better, they are flourless, lactose-free, and have no added sugar (aside from the chocolate chips), so you can feel good about eating them....more

Gooey Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Chewy Sugar Cookies

 Doesn’t looking at these Chewy Sugar Cookies just make you want to jump into this picture and gobble up every last one of these cookies? I have made this recipe many times over the years and every batch has turned out perfect....more

Peanut's favorite cake batter cookies

We've called Maisy "Peanut" since the day she was born. She was always so small and sweet and little that Peanut was the most perfect name....more

Spring Has Sprung - Like the Button On My Jeans

It's February, and in California that means we've weathered one day of rain and can now jump straight into Spring. Need confirmation? Just look at all the beautiful colors around you: grassy green, daffodil yellow, flowering purple lavender, and the red of tulips.Only I'm not talking about nature, silly....more

Slutty Brownies

I Have Deep Feelings for and about Plastic Bags

I had quite a tussle in the kitchen the other day, and Mario Batali wasn’t even trying to abscond with the dark chocolate. (Good thing, too, for I am not above take-down by pony tail).Rather, I was attempting to demonstrate my General Maturity by making dinner....more

Quick Peanut Butter Cookies

Rebecca WaldenFrom the South, is a quick and easy, no fail, delicious peanut butter cookie recipe.  Three simple ingredients: 1.  egg1.  cup of granulated sugar1.  cup of peanut butter of your choice ...more

Suspended String-Work Snowflake Cookie

String-work is becoming another favorite cake decorating technique, and to apply the method to a cookie.I have created Australian bridgeless extensions on cakes, I wanted to push the envelope not only using a cookie for the suspended  string-work,but using a difficult shape. It took a few times before I was satisfied....more