Tag Archives: holiday baking

“Little House” Cookies

Don’t these cookies remind you of the Virginia Lee Burton children’s story The Little House? My friend Briar made this gorgeous gift of fabulously delicious baked treats for my family. The bursting-full-of-yumminess box contained gingerbread cookies, Willowdale signature cookies, pumpkin … Continue reading

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Bonus Recipe! Holiday Fresh Fig and Spiced Apple Pie

Yummm…..pie…. I wanted to share this one with you to offer a bit of an alternative to traditional Thanksgiving pies.  Fresh figs are in the grocery stores right now and this combo of apples, figs and dried cranberries is terrific! … Continue reading

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Another helpful piece of information about baking cookies

I just came across this and though it might be helpful now that we are running in to the holiday baking season.  This is from http://www.cooksillustrated.com: We think most cookies are best when they are chewy. This means taking them … Continue reading

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