Chocolate Chips Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Chocolate Chips Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Yield: 18 – 21 cookies Ingredients: 1½ cups unbleached all-purpose flour ¾ tsp. baking soda ½ tsp.  ground cinnamon ½ tsp. coarse kosher salt ½ cup (1 stick) plus 5 TBSPs. softened butter (unsalted) 2 TBSPs. coconut oil ¾ cup firmly packed brown sugar ½ cup granulated sugar 2 extra-large…

Southern Style Banana Pudding

“When my dad used to make this… he’d be in the kitchen for at least half a day.  Making sure everyone knows what he’s doing.  Every move was slow.  Deliberate.  And calculated… He’d make me think I’ve done something good… and for it… I’m being rewarded…” My husband would often this whenever I make this…

Seductively Smooth Cheesecake

I was amazed.  Shocked.  Mesmerized.  And seduced! Seduced! I can’t believe it.  I didn’t know a cheesecake had the power to seduce me! I made this cheesecake for Thanksgiving. This cheesecake was unbelievably good.  Smooth.  Creamy.  Perfect balance of sweetness and a hint of tartness from the lemon juice. It was addictively good.  Seductively smooth.…