Cookie Week Comes to The Fashionable Plate

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What could possibly be more fundamental to any housewife worth her fashionable apron than a good chocolate chip cookie?  While I am probably quite a few years away from any kind of housewife status, every time I make cookies  I like to imagine myself serving warm chocolate chip cookies to beaming children and friends as [...]

Cookie Lover’s Cookbook – Hermits Recipe Review

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The Good Housekeeping Cookie Lover’s Cookbook Gooey, Chewy, Sweet & Luscious Treats Yummy cookies and brownies! This superlative collection straight from the magazine’s famed Test Kitchens features 250 of the most luscious recipes ever created, along with irresistible photos, a handy ringbinder format, and links to 20 cookie-making videos. The book features: -Triple-tested and tasted [...]

Delish “A Home-Baked Christmas” Recipe Book

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Delish A Home-Baked Christmas: 56 Delicious Cookies, Cakes & Gifts From Your Kitchen From a magnificent Gingerbread House and Mini Christmas Puddings to beautiful centerpieces and edible gifts, this luscious collection from Delish.com has recipes for everybody’s favorite holiday treats! Christmas will be especially merry with these thoughtful, beautiful, and tasty treasures, all presented in [...]

Moms Moves: 5 Ways I Impress My Family

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I hope everyone has a wonderful Mother’s Day last weekend! I could sit here and write a story about how I had a lovely day, but that would be so cliche… No, instead I’ll tell you what REALLY happened! I didn’t awake to breakfast in bed. Nobody gave me any flowers. Hell, I didn’t even [...]

Really Easy Candy Cane Cookies

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I love buying baking magazines with recipes for exotic and beautiful cookies and baked goods.  It always seems like a great idea to make batches of holiday cookies to give as hostess gifts or share with my friends (or just eat by myself), but when it comes time to actually deliver the goods and make [...]