ginger & cloves, 10.15

I really love baking. I wish there was more time for it, of course. But these ginger cookies are my lasting savior of time–utterly perfect every batch, I can whip up two dozen of these with my eyes closed. And the smells from the oven. Oh, the smells. And just a mixing bowl and cookieContinue reading “ginger & cloves, 10.15”

Hit ’em up…cookie style…

Bad, Jenna! It’s quite annoying when, at 5:45 p.m., you waltz into the kitchen to get a glass of water, and you waltz out an hour later with about 45 chocolate chip walnut cookie drops. I call these drops because they are small little popables–just throw one up in your mouth and…and…touch heaven… …then hopeContinue reading “Hit ’em up…cookie style…”

They tell me, “I guess that’s how the cookie crumbles sometimes…”

Some days, when a craving is that good, you’ll rummage through your cabinets and organize t he ingredients. In my case, it was walnut chocolate chip cookies thanks to post-election blues (saddened at the realization that my state went red in the special election) and a serious hankering for chocolate and nut. They pretty muchContinue reading “They tell me, “I guess that’s how the cookie crumbles sometimes…””