April 04, 2010

Looks can be deceiving

Don't let the plain look of these cookies deceive you.  They are very, very yummy.  So yummy that if I didn't have plans to give some to Kristina for part of her Easter treat....then I may have well eaten every one of them that I made.

Even though my kids are all grown up, I still give them an Easter treat.  It probably will always be that way....even if and when I get grandchildren!  My boys love the peeps so I gave them both some peeps with a chocolate bunny.  I wasn't so sure if I remembered if Kristina would eat peeps so I decided to make her these cookies to go with her chocolate bunny.  I was pretty sure that she would like them - especially since there is toasted coconut and chocolate chunks in them!


This is another prize winner from the Cooking Light Magazine April 2010 issue.  Toasted Coconut Chocolate Chunk Cookies.  The name is fancier than the cookie looks but the taste, well that totally makes up for it!  If you would like to make these for yourself you can find the recipe by clicking HERE.  It would be a decision you wouldn't regret....well, as long as you don't eat the whole two dozen by yourself.  ;-)


Come back later this week for another Cooking Light recipe.  With mom's birthday later this week I found an awesome new recipe (to me) to make for her day.  Not only was it pretty, it was super tasty and I can't wait to share it with you.

Also, the new subscriber giveaway winner will be announced in the Wednesday Bonus Recipe for my E-Recipe Club Newsletter.  If you haven't signed up yet, you can do so by visiting this link!

P.S.  I meant to say these are a chewy cookie!!!  Made Grumpy happy too.  :)

16 comments:

pegasuslegend said...

I love coconut and chocolate combo make them all the time, will try this one thanks

teresa said...

mmmm, they sound and look delicious!

Flourchild said...

Im looking fwd to making these. I added the recipe to my must back pile! I have not made cookies with coconut in them, but I have tasted them before and they are very good! I look fwd to seeing what you made for your moms birthday!

Katrina said...

I saw these in the magazine last week and then saw them on another blog and printed out the recipe. Must. make. soon. with your great endorsement!

Erin from Long Island said...

Aww, such a sweet daughter you are! I dont know why these seem to fit in with spring to me, but they do! Normally, I would think of these as Christmas-y. Maybe it's the coconut?

Kathleen said...

Oh YUM. This sounds like the perfect cookie!

Lynda said...

Coconut and chocolate chunk cookies sound addictive... Thanks for another delicious sounding recipe!

Fallon said...

Mmm these sound yummy and I have all ingredients on hand!

Marthe said...

These look delicious, might bake up a batch today because I actually have coconut and chocolate in the pantry!

Cristine said...

Mmmmm.... coconut and chocolate. Yes please! :) Hope you had a great Easter!

Pam said...

I think they look so delicious.

Carrian said...

That spaghetti looks so yummy as do these cookies!

Lynda said...

I am sure these are delicious with the fabulous combination of chocolate and coconut. I will certainly try these!

Robin Sue said...

Your new site looks fabulous. I love the colors and cartoons up top. Such a great layout too! Great job.

Jamie said...

Thanks for making and sharing about these cookies Shelby. I'm going to make them for my husband. He loves coconut. I'll let you know if we like them as much as you do.

Diana's Cocina said...

These look and sounds wonderful! We are coconut fans!

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