Our Recipes

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookies–like Tagalongs

Girl Scout cookies are everywhere this week.  I grew up loving them just like everyone else.  As a mother I understand that the girls are learning how to deal with people, present a sales pitch and learn some self-confidence.  I usually but a few boxes and donate them to our food pantry.  Then I make […]

Date Nut Bars–Shortbread Cookies

This is one of those recipes that has been around for many years.  I think my mother made these for lunchbox treats in the 70’s.  When I was planning for this week, I just couldn’t face another sweet cookie to make for the kids lunches.  I dug this recipe out from my old family favorites […]

Italian Jam Shortbread Tart

This is an old family recipe that I tried with Baking Free™ gluten-free All Purpose Flour and it worked famously!  My mother often made tarts, so they are a favorite of mine.  You can serve 8-10 people from a 9 inch tart.  Everyone gets a sliver because they are often quite rich and sweet.  I […]