New Favorite Cookies

Christmas is not a surprise. It’s on the calendar and we know months ahead of time when it’s coming, but somehow I always find myself scrambling at the last minute to finish baking, grocery shopping, buying and wrapping gifts, or sending out Christmas cards. This time I really was not on the ball and mailed… 

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Snickerdoodles

Andrea Meyers - Snickerdoodles

I think I was in college when I had my first snickerdoodle. I didn’t grow up with them, but we enjoyed lots of other cookies in our house, so I wasn’t totally deprived! Well, these cinnamon cookies quickly became a favorite of mine and rank right up there with chocolate chip and oatmeal cookies as… 

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Michael’s Favorite Brownies

The name says it all. This is one of his mom’s recipes, and no matter how many different brownie recipes I’ve tried over the years, Michael always asks for these. We’re talking real brownies—chewy, fudgy, with that slightly crackly top. Definitely not cake. And yes, they are very yummy. If you want to make a… 

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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Biscotti with Orange

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Biscotti Recipe with Orange - Andrea Meyers

This is my contribution to this month’s Sugar High Friday event, hosted by Seven Spoons. The theme for this month is Neutral Territory: Tasting the Many Shades of White, and I anticipate many beautiful and elegant white desserts in the round-up coming later this week. (UPDATE: Tara has posted the round-up. There are some beautiful… 

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