Toffee squares

Last Friday, the day after my birthday, Sam texted me asking if I wanted a cookbook. I said yes. But of course! She said couldn't find any by Giada de Laurentiis or Ina Garten … [Read more...]


Fruity, nutty blondies

I hadn't baked in a while. Yesterday, after I was convinced that the technical problems that had been plaguing the blog were finally over, I decided a reward was in order. I … [Read more...]


Chocolate fudge brownies

The old chocolate fudge brownies recipe published on November 6, 2008 was loved by many but I have discovered an even better recipe so I am relegating the old one to page two … [Read more...]


Chocolate chunk cookies

A lot of things -- good and bad -- have been said about Martha Stewart. I don't know her personally, I don't have the inside scoop on how she really operates, but I have to … [Read more...]


Lemon and poppy seed cookies

When we go to Dome Cafe, I look forward to enjoying those small round almond cookies that come with every cup of coffee. And although I love almonds, it would be nice to have … [Read more...]


Chocolate chip cookies

I have a reader who shared with me her recipe for chocolate chip oatmeal cookies. I haven't thanked her yet so let me do that now. Thanks. Mucho. I don't know if she wants me … [Read more...]


Fudgy cheesecake brownies

This is my second attempt at making cheesecake brownies. The first batch that I baked last summer didn't turn out so well but this batch turned out perfectly. The chocolate … [Read more...]