Category Archives: Cookies

Nutty Chocolate Chip Cookies

  TGIF!! Have a fun weekend! Vancouverites, let’s hope this torrential rainstorm gives it quits once and for all. The weather gods are feeling a little moody up in the clouds today. Keep that umbrella close at hand my friend! I guess … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Butter Cookies

On February 14th I was put on Cookie Duty. Yes, a very serious and important task! Think I’m joking? This is no jest. Here’s the story: Every Friday at the Orpheum, orchestra musicians meet for a highly anticipated coffee break … Continue reading

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Orange Cardamom Meltaways

Today’s recipe is a classic shortbread cookie infused with orange zest and ground cardamom spice. The cookies are bite-sized and soft, and have a heavenly way of melting on your tongue in their buttery-icing-sugar simplicity.

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Pfeffernüsse Gingerbread

Today’s holiday dessert is a traditional German gingerbread cookie, Pfeffernüsse! (Translated to mean pepper nuts). Each cookie is a tiny morsel, yet packed with fragrant spices and citrus zest.

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Snowdrop Cookies

Happy American Thanksgiving to all the readers down south! What are you up to today?  After playing a concert this evening, I am going to hop on a midnight water taxi to have a little island get-away.

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Healthy Harvest Cookies

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving to you! Do you have any adventurous plans for your long weekend? This sunshine beaming down on Vancouver today is such a welcome surprise after the forecast for rain. I hope you have the chance to get out … Continue reading

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Salted Peanut Butter Cookies

Who stole the cookie from the cookie jar!? Who me? Couldn’t be! (haha.. remember that (annoying) childhood song? ;) ) Well you would steal one of these peanut butter cookies if you only had the chance! Simply a bite would make even the … Continue reading

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