Friday, May 22, 2009

Odds and Ends

The crazy got turned up to eleven here this week. Must be Spring Fever.

When I was looking for topic suggestions, Alisa asked, "How about some fun cookies to make with kids?"

I love cake mix cookies, especially these:


Confetti Cookies

Double Chocolate Chewies


And Bisquick cookies are good.

Happy Memorial Day!

14 comments:

  1. Enjoy the holiday weekend...hope you've got good weather and something fun planned.

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  2. These look good. Thanks.
    This is my post on peanut butter flourless and dairy free cookies. Some of you might like these - so easy to make:

    http://4keith.blogspot.com/2009/05/food-allergy-awareness-week-thrusday.html

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  3. Fruity Pebbles! I would never have thought of it but what a great idea. Hope you have a lovely spring feverish weekend!

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  4. OMG! Thank you for re-posting the pistachio cookies! I was dying to make them after you posted them originally...then didn't get back online for a while...then I forgot WHERE to find them...then I forgot to LOOK for them. And wow! Here they are! I am printing this recipe out RIGHT NOW. Maybe I'll make 'em over the weekend!

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  5. Grace, We make cookies like that, too. With TONS of chocolate chips!
    http://nowheymama.blogspot.com/2007/06/peanuts-cookies-and-baby.html

    CAQuincy--they're good with other puddings, too, esp. chocolate.

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  6. I remember those pics! Okay, I challenge you to make a cookie from my book with K this weekend ;)

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  7. i may have to try the confetti cookies.

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  8. I'm bookmarking those for when my monsters are bored witless this summer!

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  9. I am a bit leary of cake mixes right now. These look wonderful, though! I may just have to break down and order some peanut-free mixes.
    Hope you had a wonderful holiday weekend.

    Please read: Cake Wreck

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  10. I always thought the picture in your header was a dairy free pizza or something with red, green, orange, and yellow bell peppers! LOL! Now I feel much better knowing they are cookies. :)

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  11. Hey there. The movie I was talking about was Fireproof. I'm gonna blog about it.

    In short: you should watch it. Everyone should.

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  12. Yay! Mary and I made the pistacchio cookies for her Girl Scout Fly-Up ceremony tonight. I pointed out to her how PERFECT they were because they were GREEN--for Girl Scouts! (And they only have four ingredients--which were ALL physically present in the house--so they only took tired/not-feeling-so-great Mom two minutes to mix!). Um. Yay!

    Thanks again! (Will have to try the chocolate pudding next!)

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