the cookies that have (almost) everything

the cookies that have (almost) everything

Cookies are sooooo good. And there are so many different kinds that you can make. So why not make one cookie that’s a little bit of almost every kind? These cookies have a bit of oatmeal, a bit of coconut, a bit of chocolate and white chocolate chips, and a bit...
Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

Homemade ice cream is a real treat and so worth keeping a churn around for (affiliate link: I have this one). At our house we prefer custard-based ice creams because they are rich and creamy without the tendency to ice up as much as lower fat ice creams. In fact, I...
Strawberry Tart with Whipped Cream

Strawberry Tart with Whipped Cream

I don’t think there’s anything that spells the start of summer more than the not-so-humble strawberry. This sweet, red berry is a favorite of Little Miss. She just loves them baked into a tart and topped with homemade whipped cream. To tell the truth she...
Berry Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Berry Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake is by far my favorite dessert. Most kids my age would request chocolate cakes with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles or Care Bears for their birthday. Me? Cheesecake. Mayyyyyyybe pie. Definitely not a plain ol’ cake. Especially not some nasty dry cake from...