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German Chocolate Cookies

by on June 8, 2011 · 17 comments

German Chocolate Cookie

If you’re craving German Chocolate but don’t have time to make a cake, why not make a cookie version?  A few years ago I baked a German Chocolate Brownie Cookie. It was good, but I wanted to try something a little less time consuming (no glaze) and was happy to stumble upon this recipe. The […]

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Published on June 8, 2011
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Extra-Special Cashew Crescents

by on November 10, 2010 · 21 comments

Extra-Special Cashew Crescents

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Published on November 10, 2010
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Kitchen Sink Cookies

by on October 20, 2010 · 10 comments

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Kitchen Sink Cookies

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Published on October 20, 2010
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Texas Cookies

by on August 23, 2010 · 16 comments

Texas Cookie

As usual, I stumbled upon this recipe while looking for something else. If you’re curious, it was Cheese Danish. I thought I’d master Danish pastry from scratch, but got sidetracked by something promising instant gratification. I found this one on a blog called Thibeault’s Table, where Ann Thibeault had adapted it from a book called […]

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Published on August 23, 2010
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White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies

Happy Mother’s Day! For all you moms out there who are baking for your family and would rather be doing that than getting spa treatments or shopping, this recipe is for you. It’s from Roseanne Barr, who lives on a nut farm in Hawaii and takes great pleasure in baking for her family. For Mother’s […]

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Published on May 9, 2010
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Pecan Paulines

by on July 28, 2009 · 10 comments

old-book

Yesterday I received a very special present in the mail, a vintage 1959 Best of the Bake-Off Cookbook. It’s in great condition, smells pretty good for a 50 year old book and has lots of line drawings of people driving old cars and having luaus. At any rate, I feel so lucky …

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Published on July 28, 2009
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Pecan Crunch Cookies

by on May 31, 2009 · 9 comments

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Today’s recipe is for Pecan Crunch Cookies from Recipezaar. It didn’t have a rating, but I knew it would be good because it’s a spin-off of an old Bake-Off recipe called Texan-Sized Almond Crunch Cookies. Plus, the intro said the pecan version won a prize in a contest held by the local newspaper. Recipe is […]

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Published on May 31, 2009
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pistachio white chocolate cookies

Today’s cookie matches my mood — nutty. This is an an old recipe which I dusted off and revised. Note the detail? And I’ve added metric! If you notice any glaring errors, please let me know since I’m not a pro but rather a batty housewife posting recipes in her spare time. And I’m going […]

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Published on March 9, 2009