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I'm sure you recall the awful rolled sugar cookie disaster. What did I learn from this? Well, for one, DON'T PUT TONS OF FLOUR ON THE DOUGH WHEN YOU'RE ROLLING IT!!!!!!! That's why the cookies failed. Also, do not waste your time trying to fix it. Hopefully, my mistakes show you a couple tips for … Continue reading What Can We Learn From The Rolled Sugar Cookie Disaster?
This was a plain oatmeal cookie recipe in a Better Homes and Gardens cookbook. I added peanut butter, chocolate chips, and changed amounts of ingredients. It has been tested, and is delicious. Makes 2-3 dozen. Ingredients1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup peanut butter 1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. … Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
No doubt about it:this was the worst baking disaster I ever had.
I got up this morning and decided to bake a cake. I had no experience in this. Or frosting. After making a huge mess and putting Mom's cake tester to work, I got this: When the first one (the one on the right) came out of the pan, it was perfect, except for a couple … Continue reading My First Cake
Adagio is a tea website where you can order various tea blends and amounts of them. You can also create custom blends. You may remember Atilla, my previous gerbil. We created a custom tea blend called Atilla Tea featuring chocolate, chocolate chips, and sprinkles. We recently created Pippin Tea, because Pippin demanded his own blend. … Continue reading Pippin Tea
One day, I decided I would love to decorate sugar cookies. But, of course, I'd need cookies to decorate. No problem. I could make rolled cookies. I mean, was I going to ask Mom to drive all the way to the store just to get plain sugar cookies? When I was perfectly capable of making … Continue reading Why I Don’t Make Rolled Cookies
Hello world! I am the Gerbil-Keeper. I have an adorable albino gerbil named Pippin. (After the hobbit from Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolken) He is white with red eyes and a grey tail. He will be the primary topic of this blog, but I will also talk about my art, crafts, and cooking … Continue reading About This Blog