women jogging discuss the value of chocolate

The church lady made the best shortbread.

Krusteaz Bakery Style Shortbread Cookie Mix I didn’t know what shortbread was until I visited the homemade baked goods section of a church fair many years ago. They looked kind of bland, but the price was right. What a delicious discovery when I got home! Yum! I made them myself once or twice, but they didn’t taste as good as the church lady’s. Isn’t that the truth, when someone else…

Read More
How to make sure no one steals your pancakes

Trader Joe’s Organic Silver Dollar Pancakes Reviewed

Trader Joe’s Organic Silver Dollar Pancakes make you feel like a giant. Yup, these are fairly small, just like the picture. Maybe the size of a silver dollar, if that – I haven’t seen one of those recently, though, have you? Maybe the TJ crew has spent a lot of time in abandoned mines in California, however, and found some. These pancakes taste better than most grocery chain pancakes or…

Read More

Trader Joe’s Brownie Truffle Baking Mix Review

Trader Joe’s Brownie Mix I won’t keep you in suspense: Trader Joe’s Brownie Truffle Baking Mix makes a very good brownie. My friend Candy is a gourmet cook, and swears by this as a brownie you could make for guests at a nice dinner party, and not feel like you slighted anyone, at least on the dessert. I like it very much, too, but not quite as much as she does….

Read More