Tag: chocolate cookies

Baking Recipes, Cookies, Living traditions, My Favourite Ingredients, Timeless Treats

2015 Blog Resolutions + Spiked Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

We are past the midpoint of the first month of 2015 before I even realise I haven’t written any sort of blog resolution yet. Whoops. I always like to write these things down because it gives me kind of a vision for what I want to achieve this year. I don’t necessarily get to tick …

Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, Cookies, Timeless Treats

Girls like yummy men— gingerbread men, that is!

Every Christmas season requires a cookie recipe, and it’s been years since I last made any gingerbread people. At some point I had been thinking about creating a whole gingerbread town because I wanted to learn how to put up those adorable gingerbread houses, but now I am reminded just why I put that on …

Baking Recipes, Cookies

Cookies that are the good kind of hot

Why don’t we discuss what exactly is the wrong kind of hot? Well for one, the weather in Manila right now falls under that category. I just read in the news that the temperature will only go higher in the next few days, so I guess the city is only in the preheat stage. (I am not looking …

At home, Baking Recipes, Cookies, From the books, Frozen treats, I scream for ice cream (I do), Ice Cream Sandwiches, J'adore macarons, Jeni's Genius Ice Creams, Lemon Obsession, My favourite things, Timeless Treats

A sweet and sour surprise to show some sisterly love

I suppose I’ll have to apologise for my extended absence after my birthday post, but this is going to be a long one to make up for that. It’s actually two different recipes rolled into one post, but recipes that complement each other in ways that the first bite will immediately make you understand. Let …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, From the books, Frozen treats, I scream for ice cream (I do), Ice Cream Sandwiches, My Comfort Food, My favourite things, Timeless Treats

Rekindling my romance with ice cream sandwiches

It’s always been one of my favourites, this little thing they call the ice cream sandwich. I recall having a lot of them in my childhood, but they seem to have disappeared completely from my life the older I grew. I’m not even sure if it’s because they stopped manufacturing or importing the brand I …

Alice Medrich, Baking Recipes, Cookies, From the books

Simple Chocolate Biscotti with Less Fat

In the years that I have come to embrace a healthy lifestyle, I’ve become pickier with the things I eat: Nothing too oily, nothing too sugar-coated, nothing too salty; basically everything in moderation. Luckily I don’t have much problems resisting sweets and pastries since I haven’t much of a sweet tooth. I prefer breads, noodle …