Shortbread cookies

Oh, COVID-19. You are stressing me out. What do I do when I am stressed – eat and cook! You know, stressed is desserts backwards. One of my fave desserts is shortbread cookies. I have two recipes I have tried recently. One is tried and true – “Panera Copycat” recipe and the other is a…

Brownies for a Bum Day

Since we were basically home-bound again this weekend due to sickness (omg, this winter needs to end and everyone needs to get healthy- NOW), I figured I would do some baking to make everyone smile – or at least so I could stuff my face with brownies and drown my sorrows. I wanted to use…

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk

If you’re confused by that title, so was I. I had no idea that it was even possible to make sweetened condensed milk at home. But this stuff admittedly does taste better than the canned stuff. I found the recipe in a recent issue of Fine Cooking and I was intrigued. I am a big…