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Family-Favorite Recipe: Grandma’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

I bake a lot, and I love to try new recipes. But I can always tell when I’ve found a keeper recipe – one that’s my standard against which all other recipe versions are compared (usually unfavorably!). When I make … Continue reading

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Cookie Dough Ice Cream

I love cookie dough ice cream. I find it very challenging to pass it up for other flavors. I have always had the sneaking suspicion that I could make cookie dough ice cream pretty easily – but I was a … Continue reading

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American Flag Cookie Pizza

You may recall this dessert: And if you don’t, I’m glad we decided to revisit it for a festive American flag cookie pizza. If you haven’t tried this, you really should! I love this dessert. It’s celebration food at its … Continue reading

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Oreo Showdown!: Homemade v. Store-bought

We love baking things that most people would just buy at the supermarket. You know, for fun! One of our favorite projects is homemade Oreos. These things pack a dark chocolate punch, and the buttery filling puts the shortening-based store-bought … Continue reading

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Mint Thins

Katie’s post for Martin’s Supermarkets’ 12 Days of Christmas is Mint Thins. These are the chocolate cookies of your dreams: crisp wafer centers, liberally coated in melted chocolate.  Check out the blog here.

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Love Is a Peanut Butter Cookie

Confessions of a peanut butter addict: I eat peanut butter by the spoonful. No, I’m not talking about a tiny teaspoon of peanut butter or just licking the knife after making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. I’m talking serving … Continue reading

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Fruit-Topped Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza

Doesn’t this just look pretty? I love this dessert. It’s celebration food at its finest: bold, decorative, bright pops of color. Contrasting flavors and textures. Creamy and tangy and tart and sweet. Crunchy and chewy and soft. It could be … Continue reading

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