More fun with Oreos – Chocolate Chip Oreo Cookie Bars

Do you have a favorite type of Oreo?  Personally I like the ones that come out around Halloween time with the orange frosting.  They don’t taste any different from the regular ones I don’t think, but for some reason the orange makes it easier to consume an entire package of them…  I also like the […]

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One final hurrah – Chocolate Sugar Cookies

I’m pretty much an expert on saying goodbye.  At least three times a year I bid adieu to my home, my family, my boyfriend, and of course, my cat.  Now it is once again time for me to pack up and head down to school in New Orleans.  Once again, I must say goodbye.  Missing […]

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Gluten free goodies – Maple peanut butter cookies

I have to be honest with you all about something, I have absolutely no idea what gluten is.  Nada. None. Zilch. I know that people with Celiacs can’t eat it, I know that it’s in pizza & beer, and i know that to get products without it costs you almost double your money.  Beyond that, what […]

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Elevated simplicity – Bite Sized Oatmeal “Cookies”

Sometimes in the morning, my standard bowl of oatmeal just doesn’t seem creative enough.  When I first heard of the magical 2-ingredient cookies I knew that it would be a fabulous base to transform my morning bowl of oatmeal into something even more spectacular. The idea is simply mixing oatmeal and a banana together and baking […]

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Gotta catch ’em all! – Pokeball Sugar Cookies

Nostalgia.  That sentimental feeling of remembrance for a time long in the past.  Recently I experienced a great wave of nostalgia when I decided to bake these Pokeball cookies.  These adorable sugar cookies were not for me, they were for a friend of mine who absolutely LOVES Pokemon.  He refuses to outgrow the little Japanese […]

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The ultimate cookie – Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

All throughout my childhood I HATED mint chocolate chip ice cream.  I’m not sure why, perhaps it was the sickening green color or the bite of the mint flavoring – but I was simply not a fan.  I always preferred the big chunks of chocolate chip cookie dough or the sweetness of strawberry cheesecake.  However, […]

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It’s a love affair – Dark Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Cookies

Sometimes I think that I might have an obsession with oatmeal.  Okay, okay I know that I definitely have an obsession with oatmeal.  So whenever someone asks me what my favorite kind of cookies are, there is no contest – oatmeal wins every time.  While I was growing up my parents always made the cookie […]

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