Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies – To Vegan or Not To Vegan?

My general opinion on cookies is that they are underwhelming. I very seldom buy cookies, and I bake them even less at home.Β With a large plethora of other show-stopping, awe-inducing cakes, pastries, and various french confiseries to create and devour, why would I settle for a basic cookie? Go big or go home. However, with…

Macarons: A Recipe for Disaster

“Don’t fix it if it ain’t broke.” This saying has never before seemed to be so relevant in my entire life. A little less than a year ago, I had made my first valiant attempt at making chocolate and raspberry macarons. I was pretty satisfied with the results and the lack of any major catastrophes….

Cowgirl Cookies – In a Jar!

I’m so happy that I’m finally finished with my final exams! Now I have time for more festive things like Christmas shopping, Christmas decorating, and my favorite, Christmas baking! I love homemade gifts and I have a particular fondness for gifts in a jar. My friend gave to me as an early gift the dry…

Chocolate and Raspberry Macarons

I can’t believe I actually made french macarons. I’m so happy they look somewhat decent. I always thought that macarons were something best left for the professionals to make but I think that I just proved myself wrong! They were surprisingly pretty yummy. Crispy exterior and soft interior. The hardest part was definitely making the…