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Healthy Banana Chocolate Breakfast Bars
Healthy Banana Chocolate Breakfast Bars

When Heidi posted about her friend Nikki’s healthful cookies a couple of months ago, my curiosity was piqued, and the […]

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  • November 18, 2008
meringues
French Meringues

My freezer is not exactly in its prime, and it suffers from ice buildup syndrome. I put stuff in there, […]

  • 47
  • May 16, 2008
Crumiri
Crumiri (Italian Cornmeal Cookies)

We all have our siren ingredients, those that call to us in voices of sugar from the printed page of […]

  • 52
  • January 15, 2008
French Coconut Macaroons
Coconut Macaroons

Today’s recipe is a beloved French classic I’ve always adored, and that uses just three easy ingredients! French Coconut Macaroons, […]

  • 58
  • December 22, 2007
biscuitsnoisette
Crisp Hazelnut and Pepper Cookies

If you’re the observant type, you may have noticed the walk-on actor in the fig sorbet picture two weeks ago. […]

  • 52
  • November 9, 2007
languesdechat
Green Tea Cat’s Tongues

Langues de chat are classic French cookies that fall into the category of petits fours secs (“dry” petits fours, as […]

  • 60
  • August 29, 2007
IKEA-Style Oat Crisps
IKEA-Style Havreflarn (Swedish Oat Crisps)

If you are a long-standing reader of this blog, and I do mean a loooooong-standing reader, the kind that deserves […]

  • 60
  • July 9, 2007
carrotpeanut
Carrot and Peanut Muffins

[Carrot and Peanut Muffins] In the interminable list of blessings that come with having a food blog is this one: […]

  • 33
  • May 9, 2007
croquants
Chestnut Pecan Biscotti

[Chestnut Pecan Biscotti] Because I know you’ve been hanging on to the edge of your seats and I’m not such […]

  • 21
  • December 27, 2006
macaronmaisviolette
Violet Cornmeal Macarons

[Violet Cornmeal Macarons] If you are still trying to get your act together about what homemade edible presents to give […]

  • 32
  • December 19, 2006
Very Ginger Cookies
Very Ginger Cookies

One should always be careful what one writes about on one’s blog, for one never knows what hungry demons one […]

  • 53
  • November 28, 2006
Shortbread Cookies
Shortbread Cookies

I grew up in the most anglophile French household I know, where the paperbacks strewn about the coffee table often […]

  • 41
  • November 17, 2006
gateausirop
Gâteau Sirop Muffins

Amongst all the towns Maxence and I cruised through on our roadtrip across the US, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana is the […]

  • 32
  • September 26, 2006
Petits Beurres Cookies
Petits Beurres (French Butter Cookies)

A little while ago I told you about the cookbooks my grandmother gave me, old, tattered, and much-loved volumes that […]

  • 42
  • June 5, 2006

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