Molasses Spice Cookies

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MERRY CHRISTMAS! HAPPY HOLIDAYS! ¡FELIZ NAVIDAD! BUON NATALE! FELIZ NATAL! JOYEUX NOËL! 즐거운 크리쓰마쓰! 圣诞快乐 新年快乐! メリークリスマス! Selamat Hari Natal! These. cookies. are. so. good. I’m serious. When my mom saw that I was going to make cookies made with molasses and no chocolate or nuts, she quickly said, “I’m not going to want any […]

Salisbury Steak

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I was craving salisbury steak a few weeks ago and decided to make it at home for the first time. I haven’t had salisbury steak in years, and I had no idea of how to make the dish. Fortunately, my friend allowed me to borrow her cookbook from Costco, and it had a recipe for […]

KAF Brownies

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As promised, here are the brownies I made during my Indian feast with my friend. This recipe originates from King Arthur’s website, but I spotted the recipe on Sing For Your Supper a few months ago. Since then, I have made these brownies many of times before. I have made them for my students and […]

Lofthouse Frosted Sugar Cookies

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UPDATE: I created a Valentine version of these cookies here! They continue to be delicious.I’m sure many of you’ve seen these cookies by the front entrance of Wal-Mart or near the bakery section of Costco. These cookies are called Lofthouse Frosted Sugar Cookies, and they are beyond delicious and comforting. If you’re not familiar with […]


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I apologize for the photos. I’m still trying to figure out how to operate my camera and lens correctly… Barbara from Barbara Bakes asked me a question that had been burning my brain for a few days now. It was such a simple, innocuous question, but it did intrigue me. After making the homemade Italian […]