Solar Oven Outside S’mores

My daughter had a school project where she had to cook S’mores using a solar energy oven made by herself. Also as part of her project she had to make the same recipe in the regular oven. How fun! 🙂 Here are some pictures of her process for both outside and inside S’mores. She made her…

“All About Chocolate”, a book and chocolate

My 3rd grader somehow managed to take me into his reading class and into “All About Chocolate”, the book. The task: Complete the book review and bring a chocolate treat to share. 🙂 Last week was my busiest week, but somehow my kid kept reminding me to make sure we had something with chocolate for his class. He already knew…

Chocolate Nutmeg Cookies

  It has been years since my home-made cookie dough days. Store-bought cookie dough is extremely tempting for me. No demons of laziness here. Just busy. Time has an effect on cooking and baking. Strangely, time also reappears to connect our taste buds to memories every time. Inevitably, fresh batches of home-made warm cookies kept popping out of my…