This is a (big) tin of cookies from Hawaii’s very own Cookie Corner. It was given to mom as a gift around 9:00am. My mom asked me to watch over it. And watch over it I did. The (entire) tin was empty by 5:00pm. It was delicious. And I officially feel like the world’s biggest glutton. I never want to see another one of those cookies ever again in my life. Even though every single one was darn good, every single one-bite cookie, buttery and crunchy all the way though. So harmless, a single cookie. Until you’ve eaten about a bazillion of them (or however many amount to 24 ounces). Four flavors: coconut, oatmeal raisin, chocolate chip, and my personal favorite, double chocolate chip. Talk about sugar overload. I think I’m going to find something salty to eat now. Soup or something like that…
The Cookie Corner
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For me, leafing through a recently-released compendium of teas with many first-flush single-origin varieties is akin to salivating over those luscious photos of vegetables in a seed-seller’s catalogue: Each entry promising something new, summoning a hopeful if guarded belief in Nature and the growing conditions of my garden. What will the … Continue reading