Adventures in baking with Cyra

I spent the afternoon lazy-ing around with this gorgeous lady πŸ™‚


Then after watching 1/2 an episode of “Hoarders” I felt the need to do something productive, first off pick more oranges.


I only got 1 bagful since rain does not equal clean oranges. Rain equals slugs and snails all over the orange tree.

I finally got around to using the oranges in a recipe. It was some sort of orange cookie recipe I got off However I made a HUGE mess in the process.


I like making cookies “2-bite” size. So I ended up with 72 cookies. I had quite an assembly line going on.


In the end they tasted amazing! Kinda like Madeline’s. Totally worth the 2 1/2 hours of effort. (kinda)


Cyra was a huge help…


After all that work I picked up Carlo and we hit our favorite frozen yogurt place.


I tried lemon for the first time. It was so delicious!


What kind of cookies do you like to bake?

Do you have a professional helper, like Cyra?



4 thoughts on “Adventures in baking with Cyra

  1. shelswift says:

    Oh my goodness! This is fantastic….you get to pick oranges and make delicious looking cookies with them!!!!
    I am not a fabulous baker but will have to try these sometime πŸ™‚

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