Good morning! I hope you are having a great week so far. If you live in the Tampa area then you know that Gasparilla is right around the corner and these brownies happen to be from the Gasparilla cookbook! It is a super easy recipe and they are quite delicious. Perfect for your pirate festivities … Continue reading Brownies 


Chocolate Drop Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Drop Oatmeal Cookies - Gasparilla Cookbook pg. 272 1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 cups uncooked oatmeal 1/2  cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 3/4  cup all purpose flour This recipe was pretty straight forward and easy to … Continue reading Chocolate Drop Oatmeal Cookies

The Gasparilla Cookbook 50th Anniversary Edition Has Arrived!

The highly anticipated anniversary edition of our award-winning cookbook was unveiled at the Junior League of Tampa Cookbook Chair Brunch on August 6th at JLT headquarters for all past Cookbook Committee Chairs. The Brunch featured presentations by JLT President Allison Burden, Past Cookbook Chair Lisl Unterholzner and Current Cookbook Chairs Aspen Kahl and Denise Schultz. … Continue reading The Gasparilla Cookbook 50th Anniversary Edition Has Arrived!