Recipe 34: Peanut Butter Surprises

I’ve been eyeing these ones for a long time and it’s finally time to bake them!

SURPRISE! There’s peanut butter in the middle of them! Martha is such a trickster. Continue reading

Recipe 32: Cream Cheese Brownies

According to Martha, brownies are cookies. I’ll accept that.

The app has 4 different brownie recipes in one, so you’ll see this picture again in the future. Today I chose cream cheese brownies!

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Recipe 28: Chocolate Thumbprints

There was some drama this week while I tried to prep to make these cookies. I drove all over town looking for a whole vanilla bean and finally found one at Fred Meyer. $12! TWELVE DOLLARS. These better be worth it.

Last week I made the lime bars and that wasn’t enough to feed everyone at work. I’m making up for it this time. This recipe is supposed to make 7.5 dozen! Continue reading

Recipe 19: Chocolate-Molasses Cookies

As you know, Lindsay Lohan hosted SNL the other night. In celebration, Shannon and I had “Linsanity: A Lohan Evening.” We started by watching “I Know Who Killed Me” (Terrible. Still unsure if it was worth the $3.99 to rent. Okay, it was.) and baking cookies.

Clearly, we had to make something with powdered sugar, so we chose Chocolate-Molasses Cookies.

If you don’t get the powdered sugar/Lohan reference, go take a month away from the world and catch up on pop culture. If you don’t care to, get off my blog.

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Recipe 13: Chocolate-Caramel Sandwich Cookies

I needed a rebound after the Spritz Sugar Cookies disaster. I’ve made the Glitter Ball cookies twice and they turned out great, so I went for another sandwich cookie.

Everyone loves caramel, right? Well, not me, but I made them anyway.

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Recipe 6: Chocolate Gingerbread Bars

Martha, what do you mean by “cookie”? Chocolate Gingerbread Bars do not look like cookies, but they look good!

I bet by the end of this I won’t care whether or not it’s a cookie. Continue reading

Recipe 4: Mocha Slice Cookies

Today’s recipe comes from the McCormick free Sugar & Spice recipe add-on to the app. Brennan was in town for a couple days and wanted to bake with me. We settled on this one because it looked good and pretty simple.

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