Archives for December 2011

How to soften butter fast

The other day I got home from work and decided I wanted to make some cookies. I looked through my recipes and found one that I wanted to make. After running down the ingredient list I found a problem – on the list was 1 stick of butter, softened. The problem was that I didn’t have […]

A big fail

I woke up this morning, wondering what today would bring. I woke up wondering what I’d write about today. I woke up ready for adventure. I woke up happy ready for coffee. I’m thinking about becoming a poet. What? You mean you didn’t come here to hear my wonderful poetry? OK fine – you were attracted […]

Cake Batter Cookies

This recipe involves two of my favorite things – cake batter and cookies. Holy amazeballs Batman! When I found this recipe, I couldn’t get into the kitchen fast enough to try them out. Without further adieu, I give you: Cake Batter Cookies Whatcha need: 3/4 cup flour 1 1/4 cup funfetti cake mix 1/4 tsp. baking soda […]

All-time favorite Christmas movies

Christmas is the greatest time of the year. I know that’s a strong declaration, but it’s just the way I feel. There’s not anything better than curling up on the couch with a plate of cookies, cup of hot chocolate (in your favorite coffee cup) and a good Christmas movie. I should know – I’ve […]

Lofthouse Sugar Cookies with Easy Buttercream Frosting

Sugar cookies scare the ever-living daylights outta me. Well, I guess not sugar cookies by themselves (they are yummy). Mainly just making them. I shudder at the thought. Shudder On a side note, I’ve recently realized that I didn’t realize how many foods I’m afraid to cook. Also I just said realize a lot. Realize. […]