Category Archives: desserts

Grandma Kern’s Sugar Cookies


As I promised, I’ve returned with another recipe.  A cookie recipe.  A delicious cookie recipe. These are the fluffiest sugar cookies I have ever had.  They are soft, moist, and just all around amazing.  I had them the first time when … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Banana Bread


For my birthday, my friend gave me a huge container of black cocoa powder.  What’s black cocoa powder?  It’s cocoa powder that has had almost all of it’s fat removed.  When that happens, it becomes very, very alkalized, and very, … Continue reading

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Homemade Oreos


I’ve always been an Oreo fan.  They’re just so delicious, especially when dunked in milk until soggy.  Om nom nom nom. It’s been a few years since we’ve started cutting out most processed foods.  I try to make most things … Continue reading

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Vanilla Blossoms and Pumpkin Spice Blossoms


Peanut butter blossoms are one of my favorite types of cookies. They’re the peanut butter cookies with a Hershey Kiss pushed into the middle. My grandmother would make them every year while I was growing up, and I have kept … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Snickerdoodles


I saw this recipe on Pinterest a long time ago. Snickerdoodles are, perhaps, my favorite type of cookie. I was curious how the pumpkin would affect the flavor. So, I’ve been looking for a reason to make them ever since, … Continue reading

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Butter Cookies


Due to Hurricane Sandy, The Governor of New Jersey has postponed Halloween for the state until Monday.  That means there’s still time to make some yummy Halloween snacks!  Any excuse to make snacks, right? Well, these cookies would work for any occasion, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes


If you read my personal blog, you might know that I had a Halloween party this weekend.  My friend Megan and I made a bunch of fun, Halloween themed food, and it was all delicious. Usually I like to bake … Continue reading

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