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Lovely Lemon Cookies

There’s really a special place in my heart for a good lemon cookie. That, I know, comes from stocking the giant jars of lemon knot cookies that used to adorn the counter at Starbucks. The little $0.69 treats smelled strongly … Continue reading

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Swirly Girly Cookies

Feel free to add these to the “you wish you worked with me” list of treats. You see, a good friend of mine, Nicki, from work is having a baby girl (sooner rather than later we think) and her work … Continue reading

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Love as a Cookie

Besides being Easter (Happy Easter!), today is Adam’s birthday! We spent a lovely day downtown yesterday, had a simply fabulous meal, and enjoyed each other’s company. Today has been, at his request, a lazy day. I made biscuits and gravy … Continue reading

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Birthday Cookie Dough Bites

Almost five years ago, I got the news that my job had been eliminated. Thanks to lack of funding, a change in curricular direction, and a few other various and sundry reasons, I was no longer employed at the school … Continue reading

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Alfajores, or Caramel-Filled Shortbread Sandwiches

Being a Spanish teacher who is fairly obsessed with food and food traditions has its benefits. In addition to being able to share these traditions with my students, I relish opportunities to eat and recreate them. I know the glory … Continue reading

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