Category Archives: Dessert

Salted Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Cookie dough is truly a blank canvas.  I paired chocolate and cherries with crispy toasted coconut and made my very own masterpieces! (yep, I said that) Salted Chocolate Cherry Cookies 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup shortening 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 … Continue reading

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Where the Peanut Chews Live

My Peanut Chews addiction started when I was a kid in Philadelphia where every grocery store was my supplier. Confession: I can eat an entire package by myself in under two minutes. Okay, two packages. The Midwest has been my … Continue reading

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Granola the Hard Way

Now, you and I both know that homemade anything always trumps store-bought anything. But when it comes to granola, I’ve been willing to compromise. Granola is something that I don’t make from scratch because it’s easy to purchase a decent … Continue reading

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Sugar Cookies I Didn’t Make

  My daughter made these and my son took the picture.  At first glance it might not seem like an appropriate first post from someone who is claiming to write a food blog, but look again.  It’s March, school is … Continue reading

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