Savory Crepes and a Mention of Oatmeal Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

Spent pretty much the whole day cooking and baking (and cleaning up after myself)…just as I wanted to do, but I hadn’t quite wanted to do it literally all day.  However, the fruits of my labor were indeed sweet and it was worth it.  I made the savory crepes with a filling made with a… Continue reading Savory Crepes and a Mention of Oatmeal Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies and Magic Middles Attempt #1

No baking tonight, but I will take this time to post about my last 2 experiments this week… After having baked three days in a row, I officially dub this week Cookie Week.  Monday was the oatmeal-raisins, Tuesday was chocolate chips, and yesterday was my first attempt at a “Magic Middles” type of cookie (more… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies and Magic Middles Attempt #1

The Oatmeal Cookie: A Tale of Hate Turned Into Love — Well, at Least Like.

Of all the cookies in existence, oatmeal cookies, especially oatmeal-raisin cookies, have been at the bottom of my list.  Cookies are meant to be indulgent, sweet, decadent, warm, gooey, reminiscent of your childhood days (at least my childhood days) when your mother would bake them and you would burn your little fingers trying to pry… Continue reading The Oatmeal Cookie: A Tale of Hate Turned Into Love — Well, at Least Like.