Archive of posts from February 2012

    Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes


    For Valentine’s Day, Flick wanted some cupcakes and was excited about chocolate peanut butter. Unfortunately, this recipe was a letdown. The cupcake batter featured lots of chocolate and the filling is a separate icing-like mixture. The 40-minute bake time was way too long (an...

    Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies


    My wife doesn’t like raisins, and most oatmeal cookies you can buy include them. To satisfy a mid-week cookie craving, I whipped up a batch of these Cook’s Illustrated cookies. I made sure not to overbake the cookies lest they become dry, but mine were a little smaller than th...