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Chocolate Chunk Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate Chunk Peanut Butter Chip Cookies | Olives-n-Okra

I’ve had this hankering lately for peanut butter cookies. I thought my daughter was going to make a batch or two the other day. She didn’t, and the bag of peanut butter chips looked mighty tempting. I stared at them for about a week. Every time I opened the cabinet, there they were, a partly opened bag of peanut butter chips, staring back at me, waiting to be eaten. Yesterday, I was stuck in the house with my husband, grand kids, and dogs. My husband babbled for hours (seemed that way) about how he fixed the dual monitor problem with his computer. The kids had a school holiday and were full of energy. I walked out on my back porch and found several kitchen utensils strung together with my Halloween yarn then hung from the porch ceiling like wind chimes. The dogs, stretched out like bear rugs, were snoring. Seemed like a good time to make cookies. Baking is therapy, right? [Read More...]

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Caffé Positanos Restaurant Review

Caffé Positanos restaurant review: Caffé Positanos seems to be the place to meet up for an early dinner or late lunch. It's where my girlfriends and I meet when we get together. It's also the place where we bring our out-of-town Italian relatives and that's saying something. We're not complaining, ... read more