Today when I was zoning out on my drive home from work, I realized that I couldn’t remember the last time I ate a chocolate chip cookie.
I knew this was a serious issue. I had to get my fix. I didn’t want some boring, typical chocolate chip cookie. I wanted something a little bit different.
This chocolate chip cookie recipe made me feel just a little bit more “grown up.” The addition of ground cinnamon gave the cookies just the right amount of warmth. Old-fashioned oats added texture.
This recipe is the perfect cure for a case of the blahs. I promise.
I fully realize that I have been completely lazy about this whole keeping-up-with-my-blog thing. I am back to tell you about one of my favorite things: giant cookies!
*cue Buddy from Elf voice* I LOVE FAVORITE THINGS!
I have been completely obsessed with this Budget Bytes recipe for snickerdoodles for two, which yields two cafe-style (meaning, HUGE 4 inch diameter) soft cookies.
I am not sure I have ever met a cookie I didn’t like. The snickerdoodles wound up costing 42 cents per cookie, which makes it really hard for me to justify buying cookies for myself at any bakery or cafe ever again.
I thought…maybe I could riff on this recipe and create a chocolate chip cookie dough recipe for two. I tried it, and it definitely hits the spot when I need to exercise just a bit of self-control.