(The BEST) Chocolate Chip Cookies [UPDATED!]

One of my most requested baked treats are these chocolate chip cookies which are a version of the recipe found over a decade ago on the packaging of the generic Aldi brand chocolate chips! How about that for a recipe source? :) Modifications are minor. In fact, it might be only the doubling of the …

Amazing Peanut Butter Fudge

I just made this again recently, and quickly remembered why I had saved this recipe! Originally found it somewhere online, under the name “Alpha’s Peanut Butter Fudge”. I made a few modifications, and I believe they improved an already great recipe! Ingredients: 2 1/2 cup sugar 5 oz Evaporated Milk 1/2 cup of butter 1 …

Snickerdoodles

Ingredients: 1/2 cup of shortening 1/2 cup of butter 2 eggs 2 tsp. cream tartar 1 1/2 cups of sugar 2 1/3 cups of flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/4 salt Sugar & cinnamon mixture (for cookies to be rolled in) 2 tbl sugar 2 tsp cinnamon I’ve been making these quite often lately. They’re …

Peanut Butter Cookies

These cookies are fairly quick and easy, and are a delicious treat! (I know this because they don’t last much longer than it takes to cool them off! They are a hit in the Campbell home!) Recipe adapted from Betty Crocker’s 40th Anniversary Cookbook Ingredients: 1/4 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup shortening 1/2 cup brown …

Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

One of the things I remember about visits to my Grandma’s house as a kid is her homemade ice cream. She had a little ice cream maker and would make us homemade ice cream on most visits to her house. It was fantastic. I’m still trying to perfect my versions these days, but below is …