Category Archives: Cookies

Reworking the Levain Bakery Copycat Cookie

If you don’t like this version of the Levain Copycat – try my first go ’round which seems to be quite popular. OK, so I was wrong, I admit it.  I hadn’t had an actual Levain Chocolate Chip cookie in a … Continue reading

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Black Sesame Lace Cookies (or candy!)

I love sesame in all forms, whether it be in seeds, oils, pastes, body lotions, face masks, etc.  While mulling over whether to order General Tso’s or sesame chicken from Chinese take-out the other night, I decided to go with … Continue reading

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Tuileapalooza – Tuile Cookies, Sweet and Savory

First off, a warning.  This is a really long entry.  If you’ve never heard of tuile cookies, I think I’ve got it covered with more than enough recipes using them! Now that I’ve warned you, I’d like to add another … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Bars! O Canada Yummy Canada!

Have you ever tried Nanaimo Bars? Well, I had not, until today, and I cannot believe I’ve missed out on these delectable treats for so long! OK, I’ve only been to Canada once in my life..Montreal. The only problem is, … Continue reading

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Oreo Extravaganza Cake and Farnverhawkorf

Before I get to this amazing Oreo Extravaganza Cake, I need to bitch about the Yankees for a moment. Well, the middle relief pitching part of the Yankees. Farnverhawkorf [farn-vehr-hawk-orf] No, this isn’t a German word, nor is it Dutch, … Continue reading

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