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Chocolate Wafer Cookie Recipe- Yes, You CAN Make These Yourself, and THE BEST Ice Cream Sandwich, too!

…and they taste WAY better than store bought wafer cookies, or Oreos, and this only leaves me to wonder. What kind of dessert Nirvana would I arrive at by crumbling these cookies into a high quality vanilla ice cream? 364 more words

Food And Drink

Applesauce Raisin Squares with Brown Butter Frosting

I have had this recipe since high school and it came from McCall’s magazine.  For a long time I used the clipping from the magazine until I started transferring my recipes to 4″ x 6″ cards and I added that it came from McCall’s.   657 more words


Red Velvet 4th of July Cupcakes


What better way for me to celebrate the end of school than by making some Red Velvet cupcakes just so that I could take pictures of them? 166 more words

Simple to Grow Culinary Herb: Cilantro Leaves, Coriander Seeds

I am a firm believer in “right place, right plant,” but there is also “right time,” which is especially true with edibles. Here in Virginia, Memorial Day Weekend brings down the curtain on Act 1, cool season herbs and vegetables. 449 more words


Canadian Oatmeal Shortbread

Back again!  And with a recipe at that!  I’ve actually been getting some baking on lately, which has been great.  Feels great, tastes great, love it.   413 more words

Squares And Cookies

Orange Drop Cookies

Ever since I was a little girl (about 6 weeks old) we have been taking a trip to Wisconsin each Summer to visit my grandparents. Grandma Casto, my mom’s mom, is excellent in the kitchen- both cooking and baking. 703 more words


Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Its been a rainy afternoon and I can’t think of a thing better to do than bake cookies! I am sure I could find something more productive, but productivity requires energy and that’s where the cookies come in. 287 more words