Low-Fat Good-for-You Chocolate Cookies Step-by-Step

Posted on Feb 23, 2012 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 2 comments

Low-Fat Good-for-You Chocolate Cookies Step-by-Step

I guarantee you, these Good-for-You Chocolate Cookies will delight your sweet tooth, without destroying your diet. They're easy to make. They store well. They're chocolate. They're healthy. If I can eat fun foods that are healthy--that's the best!

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World’s Best Marshmallow-Brownies Step-by-Step

Posted on Feb 8, 2012 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 2 comments

World’s Best Marshmallow-Brownies Step-by-Step

If you like chocolate and marshmallows and peanut butter and more chocolate...these brownies can't be beat! The recipe makes a large batch so it's great for any group get-together. Be prepared to share the recipe with everyone!

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One-Bowl Brownies Step-by-Step

Posted on Nov 15, 2011 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 2 comments

One-Bowl Brownies Step-by-Step

Here's a wonderful recipe for brownies given to me by the Brownie Queen of Slovakia, Linda Shattuck. (I bet you didn't know Slovakia had a Brownie Queen!) A quick and easy dessert--and it only dirties one bowl!

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Coconut Macaroons Step-by-Step

Posted on Oct 25, 2011 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 0 comments

Coconut Macaroons Step-by-Step

These cookies are dense and delicious, especially when their brushed with chocolate! I love the fact that they use only 3 ingredients. They keep for weeks in an airtight container, making them one of my favorite cookies.

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Elephant Toenails Step-by-Step

Posted on Oct 25, 2011 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 0 comments

Elephant Toenails Step-by-Step

A unique name for a yummy treat! These shavings of fresh coconut are toasted in sugar and coconut milk until they're crispy and delicious. A favorite from my childhood in Africa.

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Italian Biscotti Step-by-Step

Posted on Oct 18, 2011 in Cookies & Snacks, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 0 comments

Italian Biscotti Step-by-Step

In Italy all cookies are called "biscotti" (which means baked twice) but in America the word has become synonymous with these crunchy, long cookies--chock full of nuts and often dipped in chocolate. A wonderful accompaniment to coffee or tea, they're a perfect holiday gift.

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