Earlier this month was my middle kid’s seventh birthday, which [...]
Queen Elizabeth I Had Her Guests Eat Gingerbread Men That Looked Like Themselves (Cool Weird Awesome 434)
For National Cookie Day, we take a closer look at the amazing and frequently disturbing history of gingerbread, including how one of the most famous royals of all time helped bring gingerbread people into the world. Plus: a lesson in patience from a musical great who made herself into a cookie-baking expert.
Of all the great breakthroughs we’ve made in outer space, there are none sweeter than this: last month, astronauts on the International Space Station baked chocolate chip cookies. But baking cookies in space is a little different than baking them on Earth. Plus: a new device called the Exolung can keep air flowing for virtually as long as a diver likes.
This week I told my eight year old it was his half birthday. He immediately said, “I want a half cake... we could put half a smiley face on it.”
We’re making cookies with some of the leftover Halloween candy.
It's a bit runny but for a first try I'm pretty happy with it!
It took me all morning to put the brioche together but it tastes great.
If you can't spell out internet acronyms when you're making pretzels, are you even really making pretzels?
Tomorrow is Pie Day, and my entry is ready!
I am searching for the right metaphor for AMERICOOKIE. Any suggestions?