Chocolate Chip Cookie Layer Cake

Let’s file this chocolate chip cookie layer cake under “things I’ve always wanted to try”. I like the idea of making layer cakes out of unconventional recipes. So far I’ve made a pancake layer cake, and a peanut butter rice krispy treat cake which were really fun to make. Now I wanted to try it…

Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookie

Now that I’ve put edith + ethel (my little cookie business) to rest, I’ve been in the mood to bake cookies just for myself.  I wanted a classic chocolate chip cookie, with a little oomph. I thought about pretzels or nuts, but a settled on a caramel stuffed chocolate chip cookie.  Mmmm caramel stuffed chocolate…

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins/Bread

Over the weekend, my son and I went to NYC to hang out with a friend and her boys. We had a blast walking around the city during the day and cooking for the boys at night. She had a few overripe bananas lying around and asked if we could make banana bread. Of course!…

Everything Cookies

Chocolate chips. Peanut butter. Oats. Raisins. Pretzels. Walnuts. I like all of these things. Would I like all of these things all together in one cookie? Maybe? Ok, not really.  For some reason, I had high hopes for this cookie. There were so many great elements. I thought it might turn out something like a…

Banana Coffeecake with Chocolate Chip Streusel

I’ve been in the mood for banana bread ever since I made the banana cake with my own “quick ripe” bananas. You remember, the failed cake? This time I bought a couple of bananas and let them sit on my counter for about a week, so they would be nice and ripe. I couldn’t find…

Banana Chocolate-Chip Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

I was flipping through my recipe binder not too long ago, and this recipe caught my eye. Side note: I’ve collected recipes over the years that sound good, put them in a binder and promptly forget about them. My intention is to bake it someday. It’s just hard to determine when “someday” is. I was…

Chocolate Chip Scones

Scones are the perfect breakfast item to bake in large batches and keep them individually wrapped in the freezer.