Homemade Sugar-Dusted Graham Crackers

To beat the boredom of an uneventful Friday evening, I whipped up a batch of these graham crackers. Inspired by the Whole Foods iPhone app, I decided to use egg whites instead of whole eggs. A word of caution: make sure that your butter is very, very cold; if it’s too slick you’ll risk slicing your fingers when cutting it into small chunks. Expect to … Continue reading Homemade Sugar-Dusted Graham Crackers

Holiday Sugar Cookies

These cookies are appropriate year-round, but they’re a perfect distraction when snowed in.  Dark brown sugar and cinnamon add an unexpected twist on the traditional sugar cookie. They freeze well too–double the ingredients and freeze a couple dozen to have on hand for the unexpected visitor (or to satiate that late night cookie craving). Ingredients 2 C Wheat Flour 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp … Continue reading Holiday Sugar Cookies