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Food

Nerdy Adventures in Cooking: Miss Martian Cookies

In addition to my many geeky hobbies (anime, video games, comics, etc.), I also enjoy cooking and baking. Whether or not I’m great at it is up for debate, but I definitely enjoy it. So what better way to pursue my love of cooking than by exploring new and interesting avenues therein? From that sentiment […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

Whether crispy, crunchy, gluten-free, non-dairy, soft and chewy, or downright gooey, everyone has a favorite chocolate chip cookie.

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We try it!

We Try It: Unicorn Poop Cookies

That’s right, you heard me: POOP. 

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Food

Chocolate of the Day: Nutella Ricotta Cookies

Four years ago, I gave my boyfriend a Nutella cookbook. Him being the amazing cook-by-the-book man he is (he ain’t), that cookbook disappeared after he tried one recipe. And now there are some silly recipes in it (make bread, add Nutella, enjoy), there are – especially with some modifications – plenty tasty things to find.

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Food

Chocolate of the Day: Better than Sex Cookies

Giant cookies filled with chocolate, nuts, and coconut? Y’all, this is my favorite cookie recipe of all time. I found it in one of my parents’ cookbooks sometime in high school and it is just SO good. Alas, I have no idea which one; it’s been… a while and Google was less than forthcoming; I had […]

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Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide for the Host with the Most

With the holiday season comes a seemingly endless array of parties, gatherings, and events to which one may feel inclined to come bearing a gift. 

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Open Thread

This Open Thread is Wearing Cookie Pants

Today was “BAKE ALL THE COOKIES!” day. I made ricotta cookies, and chocolate marshmallow crinkle cookies (from a Williams-Sonoma mix I bought for my husband a few months ago). The house smells AMAZING. There are five or six dozen cookies cooling on my kitchen table, some to be taken to work, and some to be […]

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Open Thread

This Open Thread Wants Homemade Cookies

But it’s too lazy to make them. 

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Cookie Monster Edition

Today we have some very Serious Business to discuss: Cookies!

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll 1/28/13: Baked Treats

Happy Monday, Persephoneers! Today I’m talking desserts, pantry desserts.

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Open Thread

This Open Thread is Pretty Sure It’s the Weekend

My Google Calendar tells me it’s Friday, so let’s celebrate.

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Open Thread

This Open Thread is Baking Cookies

Hello friends! You look so nice today. That’s really your color. You should wear it more often.

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Cookie Times

Winter is the perfect time of year for cookies. For starters, if you make too much cookie dough, you can freeze it just by throwing it outside (in a sealed container to prevent attracting raccoons and other rabies-laden but surprisingly adorable critters). For seconders, completely disregard that first point and just continue to use the […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Cookie Time

I’m writing this while my first batch of holiday cookies is in the oven.

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Open Thread

It’s a Weekend Open Thread Again!

Tell Auntie Selena all about your week! I’ll bake some cookies and we’ll all put on our comfy pants and have a wonderful evening.