Category Archives: Cookies

How to Build a Gingerbread Lighthouse

How to build a Gingerbread Lighthouse….at the last minute. The size of the gummi lobster in relation to a human who could fit through that door, is kind of scary. I suppose my lobsters would be 100 plus years old … Continue reading

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Holiday Baking, Macarons, and my fear of THE TRIPOD

To start off, this was supposed to be my entry for Jamie (of Life’s a Feast) and Deeba’s (of Passionate About Baking) MacTweets MacAttack last week.  Now that it’s 10 days late, and pretty much null and void,  I’m turning this post into a … Continue reading

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What beautiful little feet you have, Miss Macaron!

The spring and summer of ’08 was when it all started. I was a newbie feeling my way around the blogosphere, and I kept encountering these colorful, little, round sandwich cookies with feet.  I knew what they were, but was oddly … Continue reading

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Easy Pho Ga (Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup) + Halloween FINGER food!

Pho Ga. Ever hear of it? It’s Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup. This is NOT your Bubbes’ Chicken Noodle Soup, but it’s just as soothing and just as delicious, albeit a lot more spiced and exotic. I like to call it … Continue reading

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Homemade Copycat Milano and Mallomar Cookies!

No need to run to the supermarket when a craving spikes, as these copycat Milano and Mallomars taste just like the brand version you buy, but possibly even better! Plus no preservatives or ingredients with numbers attached to them! Alright, … Continue reading

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