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Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut butter cookies are a classic. They taste great with a cold glass of milk. This recipe is for cookies that are crumbly and crunchy, not soft and chewy. I used creamy peanut butter but I think crunchy peanut butter would taste great also. I sprinkled turbinado sugar on top of the cookies giving them an interesting texture and flavor.

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Focaccia Bread

March 25, 2014 — 1 Comment

Focaccia Bread

Focaccia is a flat Italian yeast bread made with high gluten flour. It is typically coated with olive oil and topped with herbs or other flavorful ingredients. It might be easier to pick up a loaf of bread from the store but making it yourself is so much more satisfying. I like using focaccia bread to make sandwiches but it is also delicious on its own. There aren’t a lot of ingredients in the recipe, the main effort involves waiting for the dough to rise. Continue Reading…