Almond Macaroons

I’ve had testimony that this is the best cookie on the planet!

Tapioca Pudding

A Mystery Ingredient Spells Comfort Tapioca pudding offers a creamy, textural wonder I enjoyed tapioca pudding so much as a child, yet never wondering what this exotic root was doing as a dessert. Now I grow “cassava” in my garden. It’s a beauty to look at, too. Tapioca is a thickening agent in flour form….

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Nothin’ Like A Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookie This cookie has a classic balance of texture, sweetness, and richness. Lots of fiber with the oats and flax seed! Eat one or two and you will be sated! Great with a cup of coffee, tea, or milk. INGREDIENTS: butter- 6 TBS., room temperature sugar, light brown- 1/2…

Fruit Crisp

Baked Fruit Under a Crunchy Topping – It’s a Winner Takes All Dessert! Crisps of fruit, nuts, and oats, are a simple tradition and a great finish to the meal. Over the years I have made countless combinations of fruits and nuts to highlight the season or when there’s an abundance of fruit on hand….

Almond Thumbprint Cookies

Quick, Sturdy and Top Shelf –  These Cookies are Classics For those who don’t like to bake, use rolling pins, sifters, nor fuss with cookie cutters,  these drop cookies are entry level baking greatness! RECIPE: Makes 16 to 20 almonds- raw,  2 cups  rolled oats- 1 cup  cinnamon- 1/4 tsp salt- 1/8 tsp  maple syrup-…

Pecan Cookies

These Vegan Cookies Yield a Crispy Texture With a Great Pecan-Maple Finish RECIPE: Makes about 20 maple syrup- 1/3 cup vegetable oil- bland, 1/2 cup rice vinegar- 1 tsp vanilla extract- 1 tsp pecans, 1 cup- chopped flour, pastry- 1-1/4 cups, [whole wheat is good] rolled oats- 1-1/4 cups salt- 1 tsp INSTRUCTIONS: Preheat oven…

Plum Torte

One of the most popular recipes in NYTimes history!