Snickerdoodle Blondies

My father had a hard time grasping the name of these Snickerdoodle Blondies. “Doodly-whats?” “Snoodles?” In fact, the etymology for snickerdoodle shows a similarity to the German word for snail (Schneke), but it could also simply be a 19th century English word for an easily-made treat. Ultimately, who really cares? It’s all about taste inContinue reading “Snickerdoodle Blondies”

Chocolate Hazelnut Brownies with Sea Salt

There is a photo of me at age six, sitting at the kitchen table with my fingers and face covered in chocolate brownie batter. I am also wearing blue fuzzy earmuffs, simply because I liked them. Or maybe I was wearing them so I wouldn’t be able to hear my father telling me to stopContinue reading “Chocolate Hazelnut Brownies with Sea Salt”