Category Archives: Cookies

The Boozy Baker Cookbook

I got The Boozy Baker Cookbook from my brother for the holidays and promptly set off to make ALL the boozy baked goods. I started with Old Fashioned Snickerdoodles, and then made Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies, with raspberry lambic, for my … Continue reading

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Hello 2013!

I bet you’re wondering what I’m doing here. “You abandoned us sometime in 2011,” you’re saying. Or possibly “I didn’t even notice you were gone.” Which works out nicely, because I’m back. Since we spoke, I: moved (into a studio, … Continue reading

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The Difficulty with Non-Dairy Desserts: A Rainbow Cookie Story

Every Jewish kid knows that there’s only two and a half edible desserts in the average kosher cookie platter. Photo from here. It is shocking the number of Christmas Cookie platters that turn up when specifically googling for “Jewish Cookie … Continue reading

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Momofuku Milk Bar and Super Power Fail

All the people in my project team at work have developed the super power of sort-of making things they mention in e-mails come true*. My co-worker sent out a meeting invite promising pie and fruit punch. And lo and behold, … Continue reading

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Homemade Cookie Mix in a Jar (vs. the USPS)

On vacation, I stayed with a few friends in different cities. When I came back, I wanted to send them something as a thank you. Enter cookie mix in a jar: The jars are 1 liter jars from Sur la … Continue reading

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C is for Cookie

Left: Me, Halloween circa 1990, Right: Me, Halloween 2010 Before I got my ice cream maker, my go-to dessert was cookie cakes. They are super-easy to make. You buy a bag of pre-made cake mix, add an egg, cook the … Continue reading

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