This recipe is a sentimental favorite. My best friend from high school, who was also my first roommate when we moved out together when we were 19, was an amazing cook and baker. Peanut Butter cookies are my favorite so she left me the recipe (along with other favorites) when she moved out to marry […]
Cathedral Windows – A Husband’s Favorite by Karin Beery When it comes to Christmas, my husband is a giant eight year-old. He goes nuts for lights, decorations, and, of course, the cookies. Like any good eight year-old, the more sugar the better. That’s why his favorite Christmas “cookie” is basically chocolate covered sugar – the […]
I had the pleasure of meeting Elizabeth at the Trail of Michigan Authors event at the Muskegon Barnes and Noble. Recipe: Grandma’s Sugar Cookies 1 cup shortening 2 cups sugar 3 beaten eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup sour cream Beat together until smooth. Combine together and then slowly add: 5 cups sifted flour 3 […]
Please welcome Mary Cope to this installment of Fuel Your Creativity. My “other” passion. I have always been a fan of baking. One of my fondest memories was watching my mother bake homemade bread. I remember as a five-year-old, standing on a chair, wide eyed and ready to help. I’m sure I drove my mom […]
I don’t volunteer to bring food for things if I can help it. Most of my cooking and baking ends up suspect. However, my friends (WS Gager, JQ Rose, and Kelly Tinkham) and I are doing an author talk tonight and we all volunteered to bring cookies or bars. I have a fairly fool-proof recipe […]
More cookie recipes coming up. These are my favorites. Magical Cookies Russian Tea Cakes Brown Sugar Refrigerator Cookies Happy Baking!