Category Archives: cookies

Vegan Ice Cream Sandwiches [Review and Contest]

Even though we are winding our way through August, it’s never the wrong time for ice cream. As a kid, I remember some families just having ice cream in the summer. We had ice cream year-round, and in the summer we had homemade ice cream! We had an old White Mountain crank ice cream maker […]

Super Bowl Sunday (aka Super Food Day)

Jim used to be a huge football fan. Then when the Browns left Cleveland for Baltimore, he decided it wasn’t worth his time. We won’t be watching football on Sunday, but we’ll still use event as an excuse to have a fantastic appetizer and small plate spread. Our snacks will taste just as wonderful while […]

Sticky Fingers Sweets! Recipe! Contest!

Unless you’ve been living under a vegan rock, you’ve probably heard of Washington D.C.’s Sticky Fingers Bakery. On our last few trips so D.C., we’ve tried to become regulars of the place, even if our trips only last for 4 days. About 10 days ago, I got an email letting me know that the bakery […]

I’m in a Cinnamood

Mini Sticky Buns And I’ve got the food to prove it! I use Penzey’s Vietnamese cinnamon and absolutely love it. It brings more than the obvious flavor to baked goods because it’s got the best undertones. You know how I love a smoky taste? Well, if it had a sweet counterpart, cinnamon would be it. […]

Ghosts of MoFo’s Past: Bordeaux Cookies Again

Bordeaux Cookies v. 3.4, two ways Following up on that review of the Vegan Cookie Connisseur (drawing is Wednesday), I thought I’d share the ongoing saga of trying to veganize one of my favorite store-bought cookies: Bordeaux Cookies from Pepperidge Farm. It’s been years since I’ve tasted one of these buttery, crispy, caramelly wonders so […]