D&J Favorites (Chocolate Chip Cookies)

These cookies are favorites of many of my family and friends; however, they are especially favorites of two - a friend, Dirk and my brother, Joe, so I re-named them D&J Favorites.  They are super easy to make and so yummy to eat.  A perfect dessert for many occasions.  I've made them for our Thanksgiving … Continue reading D&J Favorites (Chocolate Chip Cookies)

Heirloom: Persimmon Cookies, Persimmon Cake

These are my favorite cookies at Thanksgiving each year.  I could eat an entire batch myself.  These recipes have been handed down 3 generations now; from my grandmother, to my mother & now to myself.  My mother adds a thin glaze to her cookies.   Cookies/Bars: 1/2 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 2 cups flour … Continue reading Heirloom: Persimmon Cookies, Persimmon Cake