State Fair Cookies

Chewy on the inside and crispy on the outside, these State Fair Cookies are my homemade recipe for the Sweet Martha’s Minnesota State Fair cookie favorite!


Chewy on the inside and crispy on the outside, these State Fair Cookies are my homemade recipe for the Sweet Martha's Minnesota State Fair cookie favorite! http://diningwithalice.com/desserts/state-fair-cookies/

If I had to pick my two favorite things about Minnesota, it would be our amazing summers and the Minnesota State Fair. The state fair here is at the end of the summer so it really serves as a big celebration of fun and fun to mark the end of a great summer and all that is awesome about our state.

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Caramel Apples

My Pursuit of Caramel Apples Every fall I go to Kowalski’s (sometimes a couple times in the fall) and buy their caramel apples and packages of Halloween mix. Seriously? What is in those candy pumpkins that come with candy corns and peanuts?!? Anyhow. I love caramel apples. Orchard, grocery store variety, whatever. I love them. … Continue reading

Pistachio Salad

Our family is headed out to our neighborhood National Night Out tonight and we’re bringing one of my very favorite potluck salads. It’s know by several different names-Pistachio Salad, Watergate Salad and just plain, “Green Salad.” It’s funny because it is about the furthest thing from a salad. It’s a Minnesota tradition and something I … Continue reading