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Daily Archives: February 20, 2019

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

My new insta friend @sugarfacebakes inspired me the other day with her chocolate crinkle cookies. They’ve been in my short list for a week or so, and finally made it to the top. Now, I have several recipes I like pretty well, but have been in the hunt for the PERFECT…

Coconut Macaroons

Today’s cookie REALLY was the easiest to far, seriously. Coconut macaroons ????. You beat 2 large egg whites to stiff peaks with 1/4 teaspoon salt. In seperate bowl combine 1-14oz package sweetened coconut, 3/4 cup condensed milk and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Fold in egg whites. Scoop onto tray like I&#8217…

Lemon Drizzle Cookie

I didn’t bake at all yesterday, which was kind of weird. I’m definitely making up for it today. I made 3 batches of cookies this morning, this lemon drizzle cookie being one of them. I love anything with citrus, especially when it’s not only in the cookie, but on…

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Today’s cookie was a lemon crinkle cookie. I’m a sucker for anything with citrus, I just love the tart flavor. Here’s the recipe 1 stick unsalted butter, softened1 cup sugar1 egg1 tablespoon lemon zest2 tablespoons lemon juice1 teaspoon vanilla1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons flour1/2 teaspoon salt1…

Marinated Chickpea Salad

I tried a little hyper lapse video for this salad. I think I’m going to have to show my work down just a bit ????. The salad is this-1 can chick peas, rinsed and drained1 large English cucumber, chopped1 avocado3 tablespoons red onions rough mince1 cup tomatoes2 tablespoons lemon juice1 tablespoon olive oilSalt…

Cranberry Shortbread Cookie

Next recipe is a beautiful cranberry shortbread cookie. I don’t always match my cookies to my nails, but when I do, I feel like I’m winning at life????????. I love shortbread cookies because they are so super simple, especially these ones. Plus cranberries…????. . 1 cup unsalted butter1 cup sugar1 teaspoon…

Veggie Pita

Lunch was a veggie pita. I’m feeling pretty good about my vegetable consumption goal. Today I hit it noon. Tonight it looks like I’ll have cookies and ice cream for dinner ????. These were store bought pitas filled with cucumbers, tomatoes, baby greens, mushrooms, feta and Red onions and tsatsiki. The tsatsiki…

Baked Pears

This is the second time this website has done this to me. I wrote up the whole post on this, then it deleted everything I wrote. That’s annoying!! Anyway here’s what I said when I posted… Last night I was looking for something sweet, but also healthy. These baked pears…

Beef Tips

Doesn’t this look like a dinner from the 50s? Minus a white roll and maybe a slice of pie for dessert! Homemade ????. These beef tips were simple, I made them in the Crock-Pot. Here’s how it went. 2 pounds stew meat1 small yellow onion sliced3 cups beef stock1.5 teaspoons…

Molasses Spice Cookies

Tis the season for cookie exchanges, right? I’ll share a few of my favorites. First up is @marthastewartmolasses spice cookies. These have been in our top ten list for YEARS. I love them because they have just the right amount of molasses, not too overpowering and perfectly chewy and tender. These came…