My Almost-Jumbo Easter Cookie

I start this, my very first post from the kitchen, with a confession. There’s no point in sugar coating it (no pun intended) – I am not a baker.

Cooking? Absolutely! But baking…. Let’s just say most things related to baking seem to fall into the category of “not gonna happen”. I’ve burnt things, had other things turn out too dry, others taste like flour, others not cook fully, and others… well, your guess is as good as mine… I’ve tried countless things but continue to fall victim to my personal kryptonite – flour.

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Earth Day Project #2

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As the title says lol, here is my 2nd Earth Day project.  This time I made “Earth Day Cookies” that I found here http://blog.beau-coup.com/fun-earth-day-crafts-activities-for-kids-and-adults.

It said quick and easy so I was game considering my time restraints, and they turned out really well, albeit a little too brown around the edges because I forgot I was doing laundry and in turn, also forgot to set the timer on the oven when I was downstairs folding laundry (embarrassed face)!

These are really cute, a great project to do with the kids, and even though I used the “fake cookies” method as I call it on those rare occasions when I don’t make them from scratch, they are very tasty!

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