The girls where outside the Green 2 Go store in Finley (which some might say was a stroke of genius) selling Girl Scout cookies when the owner Steve Lee decided to buy out their entire inventory valued at $2000.
Ever noticed how chocolate chip cookies turn out so different? Some are big and chewy other are soft in the middle and crunchy on the outside. It's all about the ingredients and how you use them. I found an amazing article about how to get different results by using your ingredients.
We had a big debate over whether Dairy Queen's new "Blizzard of the Month" was going to be any good. It's "Chips Ahoy!" in chocolate ice cream with chocolate chunks. Some of us thought it would be like dunking cookies in milk -- only better. Some of us thought it would just be stale chunks of cheap cookies in ice cream. So we bought some for all of us and gave a food review.
The Cedar Rapids Gazette newspaper reported a high of around 100 degrees on Friday. How did the Iowans deal with that kind of heat? Just like anyone else would. They baked cookies on the hood of their car!
On July 7th, 15 cookies fresh from the package were placed on a cookie sheet and at 10:45 were placed on the hood of a car...