Salted Coconut Cookie

I never would have made a salted coconut cookie if it wasn’t for the web. I recently saw a pic of gorgeous coconut cookies on Instagram, and tracked it down to this recipe from smitten kitchen. The original recipe was for brown butter coconut cookies. It sounded divine, but I was feeling a bit lazy,…

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…

Malted Milk Cookie Tart

I was playing around online last weekend and saw an article on kid-friendly dessert recipes. Meaning, recipes that were simple/safe enough that a kid could help. As luck would have it, I have a kid and decided that this would be our Saturday activity. I had everything but malted milk powder, so we went to…

Cookies and Cream Bars

While I was Google-ing (is this in the dictionary yet?) the word “oreo” for it’s correct spelling/phrasing (oreo vs oreos vs oreo’s), I came across this recipe. The picture looked both disgusting and delicious at the same time. They appeared to be the most rich, dark, dense brownies you’ve ever seen. I was fascinated by…

Coconut Macaroon

I should start off by saying this is a great recipe. I shouldn’t have tried to change it. Lately, I’ve really been into coconut chips (they’re so in right now), and I love the size of the large shavings. I thought it might be interesting, and pretty to make macaroons with this coconut. My mistake…