Tag Archives: Cookies

Chewy Sugar Cookies


Chewy Sugar Cookies: Crispy on the outside but deliciously chewy in the middle, these Chewy Sugar Cookies are every cookie lover’s dream. So, what’s your favorite cookie? Does the one up there make you drool or is it too plain Jane … Continue reading

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Sometimes Love is a Cookie


Sometimes Love is a Cookie: We all know it’s true. From preparation to giving, the cookie seems to be a universal love language. Sometimes if not always. It all started with a gift to me. No, it wasn’t cookies, but it … Continue reading

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Chocolate Volcano Cookies


Chocolate Volcano Cookies  from Good Housekeeping Magazine, May 2014 Our school systems will be letting the children out of school for the summer tomorrow. We’re a bit later in the release than we should be because of those few days … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies


Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies from Cooking Light Magazine I know, I know. Trust me, I know. But, before you start in on me, I need to remind you that I actually said, ‘That’s why you don’t see the … Continue reading

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Malted Magic Cookie Bars from All You Magazine, February 2014


I’m a bit sad this morning. I just returned home from dropping Dudette and her friends off at school and the house is quiet. Don’t get me wrong, I love the lack of noise. I even revel in the solitude. … Continue reading

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Star Anise Snickerdoodles from Cooking Light Magazine, December 2013


I’ve always told Dudette that she can do anything she wants, especially when she’s told by others that she can’t do something because she’s a girl and what she wants to do is a ‘boy’ thing. To that, I say … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies . . . Among Friends


If you’ve been around for any amount of time, you know I’m taking quite a departure from the norm here at Taking On Magazines.I’m not talking about the fact that Dudette is prominently featured today. You’re already used to seeing … Continue reading

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Cookies. Food. Giveaways. It Sounds A Lot Like Christmas


Three days. I’ve been getting reminded of how many are left for weeks now. A six year-old elf tells me. I don’t mind the news because I’m ready. Well, pretty much so. The presents are bought and just need to … Continue reading

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Ginger Crinkles from Kitchen Daily

Ginger Crinkles

Crinkles. Is any Christmas cookie jar complete without a batch of them? I didn’t think so. I wanted to make a batch of these cool, cracked beauties, but many of the recipes I found were the chocolate variety rolled in … Continue reading

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Lime and Ginger Chewies from Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, December 2012


I found myself on Amazon.com this morning, which goes against everything I promised myself I wouldn’t do this Christmas; look for gifts for myself. But I never expected that at the same time I would be reviewing recipes from Better Homes … Continue reading

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