Category Archives: Bake Sale Favorites

Original Sin Bars

When I was young and poor, before Jimmer and I got married, we used to entertain ourselves by spending hours in used book stores.  Jimmer would search for underpriced collectable books and I would get comfy in the cookbook section. … Continue reading

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Bakery-Style Chewy Brownies

Much like the brownies sold at your local bakery or even the “Corner Bakery” chain, these brownies are sweet and chewy with a crunchy meringue-like top.  They are great in a lunch box or as the base of a brownie … Continue reading

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NOT the Teaism Salty Oat Cookie

I’m no expert at cracking secret recipes.  And those secrets are out there…the surprising ingredient, the unusual method.  When someone comes up with something uniquely delicious, it becomes “the thing”.  The thing that makes you drive across town to pay … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cookies Perfected

I’ve been looking for a great peanut butter cookie recipe for quite some time.  Up until now, I was never entirely satisfied with what I produced.  It was always too cakey or too dry or too greasy.  So it was … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Raisin Date Cookies with Toasted Walnuts

I was inspired to make these cookies by my friend Pam who told me about how she craved oatmeal cookies and apple cider in the Fall.  To make these treats, I started with a recipe from Epicurious that scored high … Continue reading

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