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Healthy Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

Healthy Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies | My Edible Journey

I hesitate to put the label “healthy” on something like cookies

I mean, they still have sugar and fat and wheat flour in them.  But compared to conventional cookies, these are a good bit healthier.  They’re also still clearly a treat, and not a meal replacement or anything. Continue reading

Butter Nut Shortbread

Butter Nut Shortbread | My Edible Journey

Let it Begin

The Christmas season has begun in earnest for us.  Up until this past Sunday (the first Sunday of Advent), I’ve felt a bit like I’ve been snitching cookies from the platter, sneaking in bits of Christmas where I can.  I always start getting into the spirit “early.”  By mid November, I’m normally chomping at the bit, listening to music, putting out the odd decoration…  Continue reading

Ginger Oatmeal Cookies

I know it’s just dough, but look at the sunshine!

As I type this, the sun is streaming through my kitchen window.  A welcome sight, to be sure.  After over a week without so much as a glimmer from the golden orb, I am soaking up what I can.  It’s still chilly, though.  Which is again welcome after the balmy pre-Christmas season, through into the New Year that we experienced last year.  There was nary a flake to be seen, and winter coats were a formality, rather than a necessity.  This cool weather has inspired me to start baking. Continue reading