These seashore sandy beach cookies are kind of awesome, in my unbiased andÂ humble opinion. I have mentioned missing the ocean quite a bitÂ since moving to central Texas. Well, this weekend I finally traveled to the gulf coast. Everyone laughed when I said. “Wow, the water. It looks so…brown.”
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I made these sea glass candies, you see. Probably because I miss the ocean, you see.
I moved from Boston to Austin about a year ago, and the one thing I miss the most about home is the beach. There’s plenty of lakes, rivers and swimming pools here. Just no beach. No Cape, Vineyard or […]Continue Reading →
I haven’t created a savory recipe for some time, so with the Superbowl around the corner right nowÂ is as good a time as any. Of course it has to be hearty enough for real and regular football viewers to want to eat.
I have seen enough football-shaped food. Don’t get me wrong, I love […]Continue Reading →
Five days into the new year. I hope you are all still sticking to your resolutions.
I try to be a realist (i.e., cynical and negative. whatever.) and skip ahead to where I no longer stick to the resolution.
You resolve to work out more, I don’t even bother exerting initial effort. JustÂ sit […]Continue Reading →
From time to time, I see some people making comments about my recipes or photos that say something along the lines of, “Wow that looks amazing, but I could never do that!”
Now there isÂ a wide spectrum of reasons for people who say they cannot cook or bake something.
The primary reason is fear.
Maybe […]Continue Reading →
1 FineÂ Cookie is out-of-control busy.
WithÂ Halloween orders,Â catering, cooking, and blogging, I contemplate running away and joining El Menudo.
That kid has some major cojones hitting on an older woman. Perhaps EL MenudoÂ started the whole cougar thing. By the way, someone ( who happens to be older than me!) said that I am practically […]Continue Reading →
The aspect of football season that excites me so much (besides football itself, of course) is the ability to make food that has meat, cheese, carbs, or is in dip form. All of my guilty pleasures. Oh yes, and beer of course.
It’s a plethora of snack food and comfort dishes thrown onto a […]Continue Reading →