Baking in the COVID19 Era I – Gluten-free Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

Many are the changes that this virus has brought into our lives, and recently I was reminded of how we seem to have lost the luxury of spontaneity. We are required to plan for everything. A trip to the grocery store takes much longer and some local stores are now only open on weekdays, or…

Gluten-free Pecan Sandwich Cookies

In the last month we said goodbye to 2015 and welcomed a new year. My family’s holidays were low key, and that usually means that I baked quite a lot. While shopping with a friend, a few weeks before, I was in a local store and I saw Tish Boyle‘s new book: Flavorful. As I said…

The Samoa cookies I refused to buy…

A couple of weeks ago I was in our local supermarket with one of my children. He brought me in front of the cookie shelves and showed me a package of the “cookies I ate at Bubbe’s house!” In front of me there were the Samoa cookies I had never heard of – or, as…