My mother made blonde brownies that could have stopped a zombie apocalypse….at least for a few minutes. Minutes count when you’re trying to avoid being eaten by an advancing horde.
I know, the simplest thing to do would be to ask my mother for the recipe. She’d give it to me over the phone tonight if I called her. She won’t do that at midnight however. Midnight here is three in the morning her time. Mother’s need sleep, too. So I had a hankering and I just had to wing it. I went through my normal routine of research and only when I’d finished had I realized that blonde brownie and cookie pie must be the same thing to some people. I’m here to set the record straight – they’re not. Continue reading →
I got done making that breakfast for dinner kinda thing this evening. I sat around for a while, tried tinkering on my wine biscuit problem (more on that later), got a bit annoyed with that, and thought – “Hey I need a cookie and some chocolate to make myself feel better.” Cookies and chocolate cure all ills. Okay it won’t cure a gunshot wound but it comes damn close.
I found this recipe on All Recipes. Never satisfied with anything as quite good enough I decided to tinker a bit. This produces a hugely moist little cookie. Seemingly the original recipe lacks a little substance, it tends to either crumble into pieces or it’s just too mushy. Not my kinda cookie. I can deal with soft cookies but I like to at least be able to get it into my mouth without it crumbling into pieces. Continue reading →
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