Blonde Brownies That Are Actually Cookie Pie – The Blonde Cookie Pie Brownie

Blonde Brownies That Are Actually Cookie Pie - The Blonde Cookie Pie Brownie

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

Super Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epic Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip CookiesI 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