Category Archives: Yoga

Cookies and Supporting Breast Cancer Research


My family has done bunches of voyaging, and I’ve seen pretty much every state in the U.S. I have an adoration with the mountains and the seas, each my preferred landscape when set before it, yet I likewise love all the way open spaces, moving slopes, and the extraordinary fields. I’m not all that a very remarkable city young lady, and rural life is all I’ve at any point known. I’d prefer to live in the nation, yet individuals give me vitality and I realize that following half a month I’d be yearning to be amidst network.

In any case, of the considerable number of spots I’ve been, it’s San Francisco that I love. I genuinely have no clue about why. I don’t care for the city, however I like Silicon Valley. Its a little, rural city with loads of organizations, the innovation state house it appears, yet in addition, and truly, nothing excessively extraordinary. However, here’s the arrangement. As I develop more established (ahem) I start to like spots and landscape and scenes and individuals and culture considerably more as a result of who I’m with and less in view of what I’m doing.

What’s more, it turns out we’ve been to Cupertino ordinarily on excursions for work for my significant other’s activity, have dear companions that live near the city, and this time a year ago I was on incomplete bed rest at 32 weeks pregnant and my better half and I went through 3 weeks up in the territory. I went touring throughout the day, read book after book while tasting mayan hot coco and espresso, went out on the town to shop, got nail trims, and truly and genuinely delighted throughout everyday life. Spouse was grinding away throughout the day, so around evening time we had date evenings, split cupcakes, went on trips during the ends of the week, and visited our preferred food places. All while living out of an inn.

What’s more, it was brilliant.

During that three weeks I really reinforced with Chip, the infant inside me, and I glance back around then as so exceptionally valuable. I realize it was a blessing given to us; I went through the entire day conversing with him and considering him and simply resting, in anticipation of him to be here. I’ll always remember those weeks and that city, holds a bit of my heart. I surmise, you could state, I left my heart in San Francisco.

Alright! alright, overly mushy right? So we should proceed onward to other extraordinary things about that city, including, these treats!

Do you know my companion Stephanie from Desserts for Breakfast? Well this treat formula is her’s, and it’s initially called “Pretty much everything Cookies.” But I changed the name since this is my blog and I’m the supervisor of here.

So Stephanie. Another beneficial thing about San Fran. What’s more, Standford. Ici Ice Cream. Great Coffee. Winchester Mystery House. Zachary’s Pizza. Apple. Santana Row. The Mystery Spot. Downpour. Mists. Haze. The Golden Gate Bridge. Crab Chowder in a bread bowl. Slopes. also, Chocolate.

Past Ghiradelli Chocolate is in this fine city, thus I took a couple of raspberry chocolate squares, great espresso beans, and afterward coconut for good measure and made these San Francisco treats. What’s more, obviously, while they were as yet hot, sprinkled them with ocean salt.

And afterward I had 7 for lunch since I have no poise.

Furthermore, for the most part out of good urban communities and spots comes great individuals who battle for good motivations. Furthermore, Stephanie is doing only this. She’s a superb picture taker and is selling cards made of her delightful photographs to assist support With breasting Cancer research. All the returns from these card deals go to assist support With breasting Cancer Research.

So we should make an arrangement here. Snatch any desserts you have lying around in your wash room and make these treats. The formula bolsters up to four cups of blend ins, so don’t be modest. Be that as it may, we should be purposeful. Make a blend that helps you to remember a person or thing, some spot in time, that works out in a good way past the elements of a treat.

And keeping in mind that you’re grinding away, head on over to Stephanie’s etsy shop and consider supporting Breast Cancer Research and buy a pack of her cards. Since, truly, we as a whole have most loved spots, recollections, and urban communities. However, the individuals make these things exceptional. Also, a portion of these individuals need our assistance. They are harming and hang tight for a fix.


 And if we don’t fight for them who will?

(Recipe adapted from Desserts for Breakfast, Everything but the Kitchen Sink Cookies)

Your Favorite City’s Cookies


2 1/4 cups all purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 teaspoon salt

2 tablespoons finely ground coffee ( I like the coffee flavor strong. The originally recipe was only 2 teaspoons, so adjust according to your liking)

1 cup unsalted butter, room temp

1/3 cup brown sugar

1 cup white sugar

2 tablespoons maple syrup

2 eggs

2 tablespoons whole milk

1 tablespoon vanilla extract

up to 4 cups of mix-ins of your choice!


Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line cookie sheet with parchment paper. In a large bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda, baking power, salt, and coffee and set aside. Using a stand mixer, mix the butter until light. Gradually add all the sugars until it’s light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, followed by the maple syrup and vanilla extract. Make sure to mix well after each addition. Mix in flour, little by little, mixing well after each addition and scraping down the sides of the bowl as needed. Once well combined, fold in the mix-ins that you’ve chosen.

Use a small ice cream scoop or just spoons, to scoop the cookies on to the cookie sheet. These are thin cookies, so they will spread out, so make sure to leave room. I did 6 cookies per sheet.

Bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes, or until edges are one step above golden brown. Once removed from oven, if you’ve chosen sea salt, sprinkle on top while still warm. Allow to cool on pan for a few minutes before transferring to a cooling rack.

Repeat until all dough is used, and enjoy!