Category Archives: Cookies

Merry Minty!

Perhaps one of my favorite things about Christmas is that there are many minty treats to be had. I love any food item that is mint. Actually, it doesn’t even have to be a food item. If it’s mint, I’ll … Continue reading

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Monster Cookies, Holiday Style

When I was younger, my mom made the most delicious cookies ever and they were special because they included everything a kid likes: peanut butter, m&m’s, chocolate chips…need I say more?! I purchased mini m&m’s from the best candy/popcorn/goodies store … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Today I actually relaxed by wasting away on the couch watching “Gilmore Girls” (I’ve never seen all the seasons. I know, I know.) and I realized a few things: 1.) Lorelai is now younger than I am. She wasn’t in … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

A group of my sixth grade girls were a bit jealous last week when another sixth grade teacher brought her kids an array of baked goods. I tried to blame my husband for my lack of delicacies, but my students … Continue reading

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Saturday Supper

If you haven’t heard (and even if you have), Pope Francis is visiting Philly. This means many Philadelphians were given a “Popecation,” or in other words, days off from work while the city teems with secret service, disturbingly high fences … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Crinkles

Disclaimer: I never made crinkle cookies prior to this year.  And I can’t stop! After a successful batch of Peppermint Crinkles, I had some candy canes leftover and thought, why not make Candy Cane crinkles?! I also saw a super … Continue reading

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Christmas Countdown with Cookies

Growing up, Christmastime was my favorite time of year.  Like every child, I loved opening presents, but Christmas in rural Ohio was much more than that.  There was the annual tree-tagging extravaganza, the decorating of said tree (once it was … Continue reading

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