Articles for the ‘Cookies and Bars’ Category

Monkey Bars!

Monkey Bars!

We are obsessed with monkeys.  Maybe this is something Frank would prefer I didn’t share with anyone, but we really are.  Every time we go to the zoo we scout out the monkeys first and take 10,000 pictures of them, and we have to exercise serious restraint when we go to the gift shop (uhmmm, […]

Christmas Treats

Christmas Treats

Yeah, I know.  It’s not Christmas.  Christmas was, like, a week ago.  And if you are like us, you were probably up to your elbows in cookies–either sweets you made on your own, or bags your friends and neighbors dropped by.  The last thing you want to look at is pictures of cookies we made, […]

Clara’s Cookies

Clara’s Cookies

Growing up, we had a close family friend named Clara.  She was one of those amazing old ladies who, even until she died at age 97, always welcomed unannounced visitors, and always had a plateful of homemade cookies to offer them.  Once she admitted to me that she kept a huge stash of freshly-baked cookies in […]