• Chocolate Chippers potsandplanes.com
    Cookies,  RECIPES,  Sweet Tooth

    Chocolate Chippers ~ The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I made a batch of these delicious cookies recently and fell in love with them all over again. They are definitely our favourite chocolate chip cookies. About 20 years ago, in the school yard, a kind mom shared some of her freshly baked cookies with me, while we waited for the kids to come out. They were fantastic and I told her so. She was eager to let me know that theĀ “secret ingredient” was a packet of Instant Vanilla Pudding powder. I have no idea where she got the original recipe from but I can tell you that adding the vanilla pudding makes some pretty darn amazing cookies! Alas, it…

  • Austrian Holiday Cookies potsandplanes.com
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    Austrian Holiday Cookies

    I heard Christmas music playing the other day while shopping… It always feels a smidgen too early to me if it’s before December 1st, but this year, with this ongoing pandemic situation, I am happy to start the festivities asap. It seems a lot of people feel the same way, so let’s get this holiday season under way already! Time to start sharing some of my favourite cookie recipes and get baking. Simple homemade cookies such as shortbreads, sugar cookies and slice and bake are pretty easy to make. And they are so worth the extra effort. Make them in November, then freeze them in Tupperware containers and you will…