Tag 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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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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My much discussed Levain Bakery Copycat Cookie Recipes

If you don’t like this version, try my other version of the Levain Copycat.  A third attempt will be attempted some day soon. I’ve been buying cookies from the Levain Bakery (sporadically) for several years now, and my god, they’re … Continue reading

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