I suppose some teens would not be amused by something as simple as a chocolate chip spider on a cookie, but I can count on my kids to find some enjoyment in this. Although, to be fair, I’m pretty sure the boys enjoyed the cookies more than the spiders.
I almost didn’t post this recipe. Almost. My son, The Lizard, convinced me to do it, between bites. The thing is, this recipe didn’t turn out exactly the way I planned it in my head. But it tastes so marvelously, fantastically decadent, I knew I had to share it with you.
If anyone asks, that’s why they’re round. Because they look cool. Sleek. Stylish. It’s the next thing in blondies. I’m a trendsetter, y’all.
Pin ItThe grocery store is my nemesis. We are locked in an eternal battle for power, and let me tell you, the grocery store is winning. Sometimes it wins by selling me things I don’t really want. Like candy and potato chips. Frequently it wins by making me forget what I went in for, and [Read On]
Pin ItThe thing about being married to a picky eater is that I find I get annoyed about it a lot. You would figure that at some point I would just give up and deal with it, but not me. I just keep getting annoyed. Robb is super sweet about the whole thing, and he [Read On]
Pin ItThe teenage boys went on a camping trip with the youth group at church this weekend, leaving Robb and I home alone with the princess. It’s a good thing she is not an only child, because she pretty much gets spoiled rotten when she’s the only one home. Let’s just say, she has her [Read On]
Pin It I’m a sucker for a good romance. Not a cheesy romance, or a silly one, or one that is too dark… it has to be good. Case in point, You’ve Got Mail. It’s a perfect romantic movie, with the right balance of lightheartedness and love. I love the scene when he comes to her [Read On]
Pin ItA simple recipe for chocolate chip cookies made with instant pudding mix. Source: I found this recipe on The Sunday Baker, but I halved it. Yield: About 4 dozen cookies My daughter said, “It’s been so long since I’ve had a chocolate chip cookie, I forgot how they taste!” One downside of blogging about [Read On]
Pin ItA spiced pumpkin cookie full of chocolate chips. Source: Food Network, this one courtesy of George Duran. Yield: Around 4-5 dozen, depending on size. I have a niece that is just a couple years younger than my daughter. She lives about 45 minutes away, but frequently spends weekends with us. She loves to play [Read On]
Pin ItA recipe for a large cookie with chunks of chocolate. Source: Cookie Madness, a great blog with lots of fun recipes. Yield: 24-36 cookies Okay, yes this is very similar to chocolate chip. Very similar indeed. Some say the world has no need of another chocolate chip cookie recipe, but I disagree. I actually [Read On]