Posts tagged ‘cookies’

December 2nd, 2012

Mini Persimmon Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

by Lauren


You may have noticed my absence in the last couple of weeks. I guess I have a little explaining to do.

I had my thyroid removed two weeks ago and have been slowly but surely recovering from surgery.

My fantastic mama has been taking care of me for the last couple of weeks, feeding me in my temporary habitat (the corner of the sofa), watching 4-hour marathon movies like Gone with the Wind, massaging my neck, browsing Pintrest for wedding … Read more...

September 21st, 2012

Cute Lingerie Cookies, Homeade Rolls and a Weighty Giveaway!

by Chrissy

 This giveaway is now closed. Congrats Josie and Jenny! We hope you love those pretty little kitchen scales :).


It never really occurred to me that using a scale for baking was sometimes a necessary and useful addition. I thought using a scale was for wimps. Or neurotic measure-rs. Or those who have just graduated from the Easy Bake Oven. Man, do I miss that thing sometimes. Who knew that baking a mini cake with the power of a … Read more...

June 4th, 2012

Orange Zest Shortbread Cookies with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

by Chrissy

I think it is probably the understatement of the year, but we’ve been busy. Between the big move to a slightly bigger Little Yellow Kitchen, and catering desserts for the first time, our LYK posting has taken the back seat.

First things first. Say hello to our little friend, LYK #2.

We were amazed that we can comfortably make two dishes at the same time. We were also shocked that we could fit more than 3 people in the kitchen … Read more...

April 5th, 2012

Springtime Sweets {Easter Feast- Desserts}

by Chrissy

As you can tell, we are getting very excited for Easter Sunday! Want to know why? Well, of course there will be good food, family and friends, but these components are expected at many holiday gatherings; however, Easter is in a league of it’s own.

Here’s a hint, as to why Easter is so rad.

Because the Morris family wakes up at the butt-crack of dawn, bundles up, and heads out for the 6 AM Sunrise service at the … Read more...

February 23rd, 2012

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Chrissy

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I am not really sure what the big deal is about Red Velvet, but seeing as we might be the only blog out there that doesn’t have some form of a red velvet dessert, I thought it was time to get one up. What even is Red Velvet? Why is it such a hot item, these days?


The reliable Wikipedia source (yea, I trust it) tells us that the original red velvet came about because … Read more...