Our family has a few birthdays all bunched together. I love birthday cake, but after a while, there’s only so much cake a family can eat. This how how the Cookie Cake was born. It’s basically a huge chocolate chip cookie, served in wedges, warm and gooey, and crisp on the edges. It feels like a special occasion desert because it is enormous and decadent looking, and is served with two homemade sauces, and the best vanilla ice cream. But, like all my recipes, it is simple and no fuss. And, (although this is not necessarily a good thing) there is NO limit to how much Cookie Cake one can eat. Leftovers will be grabbed in chunks as you walk by. You will accidentally finish off the whole thing. You will have to make more.
My poor baby (in other words my 6’2”, strapping, teenaged son) woke up with the flu today. My baby boy becomes completely helpless when he’s sick. He… Read more “Tapioca Pudding Recipe”
I love weekend breakfasts. There’s something so optimistic about the smell of maple syrup and bacon wafting through the house, and the slanted rays of morning sunshine… Read more “French Toast for a Crowd”
This German Pancake recipe has been in my family since I was little. The show-stopping pancakes make breakfast feel like a special occasion. But they are so… Read more “German Pancakes”