Category Archives: Cookies

Celebrate Ice Cream Sandwich Day – Make them COOKIE Ice Cream Sandwiches

Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich

So there’s Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentines Day and of course we can’t forget about National Ice Cream Sandwich Day!  Mark your calendar for Thursday August 2nd and celebrate this occasion by indulging in a Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich.     Nothing better then a cold treat on a hot day… actually these are yummy Continue Reading

Alfajores with a twist. Dulce de leche between shortbread with a kiss of sea salt

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A few years ago my daughter Sam traveled through out South America with a girlfriend for several months.   As a parent it was agonizing not knowing from one day to the next where she was or if she was ok, but what a great life experience she had going on that trip.  From Colombia Continue Reading

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cocoa Rice Krispy Treats


My plan this week is to share a few fun and easy Forth of July cookie recipes, all that are perfect to bring along to your celebration.  First is Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cocoa Krispy Treats.   OMG… is right!   I’m not kidding when I tell you that these will be loved by kids Continue Reading

Iced Raspberry Pink Lemonade Cookies… perfect for that summer party

Raspberry Lemonade

I have a summer bbq that I’m going to next week and being the cookie baker that I am everyone assumes that that’s what I’ll be bringing.     Anytime I show up to a gathering without cookies I get endless comments… “Oh man, I thought for sure you would bring some of your cookies!” Continue Reading

Signs of summer. Fresh Lemon Cookies


I am so excited about Summer getting here.  Mark and I spent the weekend in the pool, sat in the sun at a ball game…  We’ve been barbecuing every night with sunlight lasting well into the evening.  But best of all, we just picked the first ripe tomato off of one of our 5 plants Continue Reading

Let me introduce myself. Did I hear someone say COOKIE?

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Hi, I’m Debra.  I’ve had a boutique bakery line of gourmet cookies through The Last Crumb for almost a year now and thought I’d give blogging a try.  I was an executive in the homebuilding industry  for which I was in for nearly 25 years.   I loved homebuilding but unfortunately the recession hit this Continue Reading