Chocolate Chips

Old-School Chocolate Chip Cookies

Well, things are picking up steam for BlogHer Food! And by picking up steam, I mean that I should probably start packing because I am hitting the road in a little over 24 hours. Ahhh! This weekend, the unthinkable happened. We ran out of ice cream, and we had eaten basically all other desserts in […]

Cooked up on June 6, 2012

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Chocolate Chip Sour Cream Muffins

I woke up yesterday morning feeling the call to bake. I had lots of good ideas – grapefruit coffee cake (forthcoming), sticky buns, etc – and zero groceries and also no willingness to wait that long for breakfast. Then I found these – The great thing about this recipe is that it’s a little unconventional […]

Cooked up on April 29, 2012

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Honey Bee Cookies

These cookies are a recipe from a really old family reunion cookbook that wasn’t even our family – I think it was given to us as a gift. It’s made up of index cards on a keyring, and the cover is a cute family portrait drawn in Sharpie. The random places your favorite recipes come […]

Cooked up on January 11, 2012

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Toll House Cookie Brittle

Recipes like this are why they call it “the most wonderful time of the year.” The recipe for this is surprisingly simple. It’s basically the Tollhouse chocolate chip cookie recipe but with the fats-to-flour ratio amped up and no leavening agents, which give is it a more candy-like texture. Cookies… except in brittle form. So […]

Cooked up on December 7, 2011

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