Nilla Wafers

Nilla Wafers

Is it even possible to be in a bad mood while eating nilla wafers? I don't think so. I mean - they're called nilla wafers for crying out loud. So cute. They're like a childhood [...]

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Every once in a while, I meet an impasse with choosing new recipes to share on this blog. When this happens, I search and search for what to make next. I look through my food magazines.  My cookbooks.  Other food blogs.  On dishfolio.  Anywhere and Everywhere. Ugh. I pester Dustin to think of something and, [...]

How to Make Sugar Cookies

I've mentioned before I'm not much of a baker.  Never have been. In fact, I have hardly any memories at all from my childhood of baking cookies or cakes.  Sure, there was an occasional pumpkin pie here and there or some boxed blueberry muffins, but not much else. I find this a little sad.  Not [...]

Soft Ginger Cookies

In an attempt to embrace the Fall season and because I wanted something sweet, I decided to make my Soft Ginger Cookies. Every time I make these cookies, both Dustin and I think, "There's no way they are as good as we remember."  But, once we bite into the crunchy outside and taste the soft, [...]

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

I don't know about you, but, for me, a good chewy chocolate chip cookie can just make my day. Several years ago, I watched an episode of Good Eats on the Food Network in which Alton Brown (awesome guy, by the way) talked about the three main ways people like to have their chocolate chip [...]