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Sweet on Trader Joe's Saturday: 4th of July rewind
Happy 4th of July! (And to all of you not in the United States, Happy Saturday!) We're taking this week off and spending time with family this holiday weekend. Here's a blog rewind of one of our favorite Trader Joe's products Our Trader Joe's dessert review this week starts in the freezer
Star-Spangled 4th of July Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies
Guys, let me introduce you to my helper in the kitchen today. This is my friend, Cecilia she's 7. Cecilia was SUCH a big help making these cookies. She also helped me taste-test, which is really the most important part of making cookies.
Patriotic Stripes, Bunting, and Stars...oh my!
I need to get reacquainted with my best friend, the black-outlined cookie. Every time I make oneor see oneit's automatically my favorite. These 4th of July cookie "cakes" came about when I was searching through my cookie cutter stash for some clever patriotic shape to decorate. Pumpkins? Not quite
Fair Trade Friday's Earring of the Month Club
If you've been reading the blog for a while, you may remember my neighbor (who has since moved *sob Kristen of the blog We are THAT Family . Kristen is a blogger, author, wife, mother, WORLD CHANGER. Maybe you've heard of Mercy House Kenya . Or Fair Trade Friday ? Well, here's the latest way
Sweet on Trader Joe's Saturday: Toasted Coconut Cookie Thins
Hello, helloooooo! Happy Saturday! Today, Jack and I are bringing you a review of Trader Joe's Toasted Coconut Cookie Thins. A 9-ounce box (2 sleeves of cookies) costs $3.99. Trader Joe's describes these as a warm, toasty escape you can enjoy all year long."
Raspberry Champagne Sorbet, ooo-la-la!
When Wholesome!™ sent me some of their Organic Blue Agave to try, I wasn't exactly sure what to make. In Houston, it's been HOT and make-up-meltingly humid. I needed something cold. Also, I never turn down the opportunity to pop open a bottle of bubbly.
Sweet on Trader Joe's Saturday: Milk Chocolate Salted Caramel Butter Cookies
Ah, Saturday. Ah, Trader Joe's. Ah, cookiesand chocolate, and salted caramel. Let's get this party started. I sent Jack to Trader Joe's this morning to pick out our latest subject. (Yes, I kind of like to blog by the seat of my pants. If you see it on the blog, chances are, we've eaten it in the
Incredible Cinnamon Roll Cookies
You've heard of cookies for breakfast. How about breakfast for cookies? (Or something like that.) Cinnamon Roll Cookies. A vanilla sugar cookie dough is rolled with a brown sugar-cinnamon-pecan swirl and drizzled with a cream cheese glaze. I'm not sure whether to eat them for breakfast or dessert,
9 Dude-Approved Father's Day Dessert Ideas
Father's Day: hammock, burger, beer, new tie. Dad deserves something sweet, too. Here are 9 of my favorite (dude-approved) Father's Day dessert ideas/recipes:
Sweet on Trader Joe's Saturday: Crispy Cookies filled with Belgian Chocolate
We're big fans of the Milano cookie around here. We'd be even bigger if I bought them as often as we want to eat them. So, when Jack and I spied this bag of Milano-esque cookies at Trader Joe's, well, buying them was a no-brainer. Trader Joe's Crispy Cookies filled with Belgian Chocolate come in a