Archive for July, 2009

raspberry fudge brownies

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

let it be known, my husband is a big fan of raspberries. one of his favorite desserts is a nice hunk of yellow cake with dark chocolate frosting, paired with ... Read more..

karen’s signature blondies

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

a long time ago, i ate my first blondie, and there was no going back. but blondies are finicky. sometimes they are too sweet. sometimes they are too gooey. and ... Read more..

triple threat chocolate cookies

Sunday, July 26th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

i find that most cookie lovers are also chocolate lovers, so it's no surprise that these cookies disappear quicker than you can say "do you want some milk with that?" ... Read more..

chocolate chip shorties

Saturday, July 25th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

shortbread can be such a versatile cookie. whether plain, dipped in chocolate, flavored with spices or, speckled with mini chocolate chips as i've done here, shortbread cookies are sure to ... Read more..

when did the cookie obsession begin?

Friday, July 24th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

well, i've been baking and eating cookies for as long as i can remember... but here's some evidence from my early years that cookies were my favorite after-school snack! do you ... Read more..

coconut washboards

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

there are some cookies that go way back, having held a place of honor in the family cookie jar for as long as anyone can remember. these are not holiday ... Read more..

double chocolate brownies

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

if you are a fan of moist, rich brownies, then this is the brownie recipe for you! these brownies are delicious (and easy) as is, but adding a ganache icing ... Read more..

scotchy spice cookies

Monday, July 20th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

once upon a time, i was trying to multi-task while baking spice cookies. seriously, i was just making the dough for a basic spice cookie with cinnamon and ginger, with ... Read more..

cinnamon twisties

Sunday, July 19th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

a number of years ago, i worked with a woman who didn't consider herself a good baker, but time and again she would bring baked goods in to the office, ... Read more..

chocolate chewies

Thursday, July 16th, 2009 Posted in daily cookie diary | No Comments »

these cookies are similar to my crackly fudge cookies, but they have a lighter weight and lighter taste to them. using semi-sweet mini chocolate chips and even measures of both ... Read more..