Mocha Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cookies are not my “thing”.  Mostly because they just never turn out that well.  You know, soft and chewy on the inside and crispy on the outside.  So when, Tuesdays With Dorie baking group chose Mocha Chocolate Chip Cookies for this week’s recipe I thought, “yawn.” Then there are the ingredients … apricots (not my … Read more

Black Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

The other day I was taking my friend Susan Christmas shopping and she asked me if we were making any chocolate chip cookies for Christmas. I told her I hadn’t thought about it but that we could.  She said “Oh I would just love some homemade chocolate chip cookies!”  Chocolate chip cookies are so classic … Read more

Weekend RoundUP June 16, 2012

As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him;” Psalm 103:13 NIV Father’s Day weekend is here and there isn’t a better time to rejoice in the fantastic family reunion we enjoyed this past week.  Our family of 36 started with my mother.  Adding my brothers … Read more