Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie Birthday Cake

Let me start this post by reminding you of a very important fact:  Today is my birthday…at least it is for 10 more minutes…So, to say goodbye to 25, here are 25 highlights of my 25th year of life: Continue reading

Nutella-Stuffed Browned-Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies with Sea Salt

Happy Thanksgiving!  In honor of Turkey-Day, I am posting a recipe I made recently…that has absolutely nothing to do with Thanksgiving.  Yaaay!!!  Now, I am making my Pumpkin Pie with Vodka Pie Crust and Apple Strudel Rolls this morning to take to Christian’s family’s Thanksgiving festivities this afternoon, but I have already posted about those*, so I decided to go with something new; something delicious, (mostly) classic, and as All-American as Thanksgiving itself:  Chocolate chip cookies…with a twist. Continue reading