My memory of Nut Balls goes back many years. It was and is my favorite cookie. I consider them very special because I could only get them during the holiday season. As soon as Thanksgiving had passed, I would hunt for them at bakeries and groceries stores. I would savor those cookies to the last bite. When the last […]
Whenever I make, see or hear about these No-Bake Chocolate Oat Cookies it brings me back to my first year as a teacher. I had been assigned to a three-room schoolhouse, one of the last in the region. There were 60+ students, three teachers, two school cooks, and a custodian. The cooks were old fashioned country […]
Barkies are one of my family’s favorite Christmas cookies. In fact, according to my mother, Sharon, we have been making them every year for 40+ years. Part of the reason we only make these at Christmastime is that almond bark is very difficult to find in many places except during the holidays. So if you are going to give them a try, you might want to do so soon!