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Joythebaker

Oct 31, 2019

Maple Pumpkin Black and White Cookies

It’s not that some cookies are better than others.  Every cookie is a dang-good cookie by nature of it being… a cookie. 

There are good cookies and then there

Aug 07, 2019

Food52’s Quick-Sour Chocolate Chip Cookies

The internet is home to some 8,467,326 recipes for chocolate chip cookies.  How many of them do we actually need?  I would argue, most of them. 

We need options!  We

Jul 25, 2019

Tahini and Pistachio Biscotti

I want a cookie, but make it breakfast.  

I’m thinking a little chocolate something with the second cup of coffee I know I don’t need (but I’m going to

May 24, 2019

Currently: My Favorite Cookies

I had a house full of people this week and I pulled deep into my reserves of ‘what can I make in about 15 minutes ‘ recipes.  There are

Apr 16, 2019

My Favorite Baking Adventures Last Spring

Friends, hello!

It’s feeling a little buzzy around my house this week as I get ready for houseguests.  The incomparable Erin McDowell is coming to stay a few days

Feb 22, 2019

Pistachio Rose Galette des Rois Cookies

I planted camellias in my front garden (a humble but mighty two food wide, eight foot long patch in front of my house) last year.  Last year, as it

Sep 06, 2018

Blueberry Cobbler Thumbprint Cookies

There’s a subtle difference between craving pie and craving *making* pie.  

Craving *making* pie usually hits me when I’m reaching for a cozy sweater and maybe want to

Jun 28, 2018

Toasted S’mores Squares

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to witness the union of two of our sweetest friends, chocolate hazelnut spread and toasted marshmallows, in holy matrimony.  And by holy