Cookies

Slice And Bake Icebox Holiday Cookies, Nice And Simple

Slice And Bake Icebox Holiday Cookies, Nice And Simple

So many people I know say they hate baking or they can’t bake, or they simply are not patient enough to bake.  I get it.  But come holiday time, even those who don’t typically bake find themselves baking, especially cookies.  I have fond memories of […]

Marion’s Killer Chocolate Chip Meringues

Marion’s Killer Chocolate Chip Meringues

Meringues are delicious and Marion’s, although you may not know her, are top-notch.  Marion is a dear family friend.  I have known Marion a very long time–since I was eleven, to be exact–and I absolutely adore her. My mother-in-law first met Marion in 1975 through […]

Crispy Halvah Cookies With Chocolate Chunks And Flaky Sea Salt

Crispy Halvah Cookies With Chocolate Chunks And Flaky Sea Salt

These are halvah cookies. Halvah, also known as “halwa,” “halva,” “halava,” and “helva,” is a broad term used to describe a dense, sweet confection made with a base of flour or nut butter, sometimes vegetables (typically carrots), but most commonly with sesame tahini. Halvah is eaten in […]