Despite my doubts of success, I decided to put my baking skills to the test this weekend by attempting an ambitiously pretty batch of cookies out of my new book. After paging through it, I settled on Polka Dot decorated lemon-buttermilk cookies. (Truth be told, this page had the fewest directions which *may* have colored my decision) But before I could decorate, I had to make the cookies. My supplies:
In the end, the cookies tasted great. Next time, though, I'll read the labels in the baking isle a bit more closely.