Coffee Chocolate-Chunk Ice Cream

I discovered Melissa Clark’s recipe for an ice cream base at the beginning of the summer. Sadly I didn’t own an ice cream machine. Yet. For my birthday David and his family got me a gift card to take into Williams Sonoma so I could live out my creamy dreams. Advertisements

Chocolate Fudge Brownies

These brownies are another gift from my mother. Naturally I urge everyone to resist the temptation to eat the entire pan in one sitting. A friend of mine in college, who was always watching her weight, ended up about halfway through the pan before asking me how much butter I used and stopping abruptly. A…

Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are my mother’s recipe. She used to be a professional baker and these cookies are something she’s been refining all my life. In high school some of my friends called them the godly cookies and everyone appreciated when I brought some to share. These are one of my favorite deserts to make and…