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Milk & White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Last weekend, all of Massachusetts was snowed in due to the historic winter storm Nemo (2 feet of snow in some places!). In a way, it was nice to spend some time at home with your roommates and watch movies, play games, cook, and bake (my favorite hobby!). My sister and I made classic milk & white chocolate chip cookies.

Chocolate chip cookie recipe (yields 50-60 cookies):

2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 Cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
3/4 Cup granulated sugar
3/4 Cup packed brown sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 large eggs
1 Cup white chocolate chips
1 Cup milk or semi-sweet …


More Pancakes, Please!

chocolate chip pancakes from recipegirl.com
Chocolate chip pancakes were always my breakfast of choice when I was a kid. The thought of light and fluffy pancakes with sweet chocolate and warm syrup makes my mouth water. Any flavor pancakes, from banana to blueberry to lemon-ricotta, are a delicious breakfast treat.
But when I eventually roll out of bed on Saturday morning, pancakes often seem like a hassle to prepare. So instead of letting the laziness take over and reaching for the cereal box, this little gadget will solve any pancake problems you might have.
pancake dispenser from chefscatalog.com
The Stainless Steel Pancake Dispenser with …


Oatmeal & White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Once a month, I bake sweets and bring them to work to share with my coworkers. Shhh, they don’t know it, but they’re my guinea pigs, since the treats that I bring are usually from a new recipe that I’ve never tried before. Of course, if the results aren’t to my liking, then I don’t share them.
This week, I made oatmeal and white chocolate chip cookies, recipe adapted from ericasweettooth‘s blog, original recipe from Cook’s Illustrated. They are a little different from traditional oatmeal cookies; they’re thin, crispy, made with *white* chocolate chips and have a salty finish. It is …


Cutest Cookie Sandwiches

This week at Boston Bakes everyone is putting their best dessert forward. From cakes, cookies, pies and more, I decided to join the trend and talk about a gadget that will make some real tasty desserts, and it will take only minutes!
from cuisipro.com
Summer is well on it’s way and as I’m daydreaming of long days at the beach I can’t help but think about the ice cream truck that will soon be ringing it’s bell for all the kids to hear. Ice cream cookie sandwiches were always one of my favorite treats from the ice cream truck. The Cuisipro Mini …


Chocolate Shoes – 2 sizes a great way to raise money for Breast Cancer!

Serenade Chocolatier in Boston and Brookline is participating in Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer for the second year in a row.  Last year they made chocolate pursers which were fantastic but this year they have stepped up their game by offering a shoe to fit everyone’s budget!  Check out their gold and silver shoes available in milk or dark chocolate which comes in two sizes!  Seven dollars for the small shoe and thirty dollars for the larger shoe!
Walk to Serenade’s to get your chocolate shoes to raise money for breast cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston May 2-8th.   …