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Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Books With Cookies And Milk (11)

It All Began With A Bean
It All Began With a Bean: The True Story of the World’s Bigg..., Katie McKy, Paperback
Written by:  Katie McKy
Illustrated by:  Tracy Hill
Published by:  Tanglewood Press, LLC

     What child doesn't think a fart is funny?  Did you know that everyone farts?  Even teachers fart.  Here is a humorous story about the world's biggest fart and how it came about.  Will this be the end of the world?  This story is cute and funny at the same time.  A clever look at one of life's embarrassing moments.

Butterfinger Cookies


1 3/4 cups flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup margarine, softened
1 large egg
1 cup (about 3) 2 ounce bars, coarsley chopped Butterfinger candy bars.


     Combine flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl.  Beat sugar and salt in small bowl.  Beat sugar and butter in a larger bowl, until creamy.  Beat in egg, gradually beat in flour mixture.  Stir in Butterfingers.  Drop by slightly rounded tablespppon onto ungreased baking sheet.

     Bake 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned.  Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes.  Remove to racks.

Don't Forget The Milk!


ali said...

ROFL, my boys would love that!

Lynda R Young said...

lol, I think I must be seriously immature because I always chuckle at fart jokes. I try not to, but I can't help it. Sounds like a great kids book.

Writer Pat Newcombe said...

Love the recipe Maeve. I must try that for my grandchildren when they visit!
The book sounds good too!

Cynthia Chapman Willis said...

I've got to get this book for my nephews. ; ) And thanks for the recipe! YUM!

Maeve Frazier said...

This book is great. Thanks for stopping by. I'll drop by your blogs later today :)