Home-style potato chips

Everyone loves crispy home-style potato chips.  Not the thin crispy style…the thick style with crispy skin and tender potato inside. There are a lot of ways to cook the ‘perfect chip’, and I’m not debating them here. But here is one way that is easy and a lot of the work can be done ahead…

Super classic chocolate chip cookies

These cookies are so simple, and it doesn’t even matter how well each step is followed.  The important part of a good cookie is the butter/sugar ratio and the final consistency of the dough before cooking. And if all ingredients are mixed! My girls love to help mix the dough, though most of the consuming…

Chocolate chip cookies

My girls always help me make these. Simple. 1/2 cup butter, softened1/2 cup brown sugar1/2 cup white sugar1 egg1 Tb vanilla extract1 tsp baking soda1 tsp salt1 cup flour2/3 cup dark chocolate chips Mix the butter and sugar until blended well. Add egg and vanilla and mix again. Add baking soda and salt and mix…