Sunday, 15 April 2012

Arrowroot cookies and a coconut

Arrowroot Cookies - from Company's Coming

1/4cup Butter
1/2 Sugar
1 Egg
1/2tsp Vanilla
1cup flour
1/2cup Arrowroot Flour
1/2 tsp Baking powder
1/4tsp Salt

Cream together butter and sugar.  Beat in egg and vanilla. Stir remaining ingredients together and add. Mix well. Roll 1/8 inch thick on a floured surface. Cut into shapes and place on greased sheet. Bake 350degrees until golden, about 8-10min.  These do not spread. Makes about 3 1/2 dozen.

MJ measuring while TJ licks up the extras

MJ measuring

TJ mixing
 We also bought a coconut from the store to try out a new food for fun.  TJ was so excited that we were going to hammer it open.  He was all excited to use the coconut in muffins, which we did today.
Trying to get into the coconut

MJ checking us out

TJ hammering with his play hammer

Fresh coconut

Coconut bowl and cookies
What will we be baking next?

1 comment:

  1. Though I love coconut, I have never tried to open a fresh one! It and the cookies look yummy!