Did you know that Sesame Street is coming to HBO in January? It’s true! I’m super excited about this. I absolutely adored Sesame Street as a kid. I vividly remember asking my dad, “WHERE is Sesame Street?!” He would answer, “One day you’ll know where it is…one day.” Another memory involves my older sisters. I loved Sesame Street so much that if they flipped by it on their way to another channel I totally knew. I could hear a half-second snippet of music or voices and know that they had PASSED BY SESAME STREET! They would usually relent and let me watch. I was obsessed with Snuffleupagus, Grover and Cookie Monster. My mom bought me a Sesame Street bedspread that I loved dearly and used until I was way too old.
Once my boys were able to see further than three feet in front of them, I had Sesame Street playing on the tv. Having such a deep love for the show, I was happy to see how happy it has always made them, too. I was so excited to learn that HBO will now be entertaining and teaching our children in a fresh and updated way! I can’t wait to see it in January. Tune in with me!
Because I love that adorable Cookie Monster so much, I concocted a recipe that I know he would love and devour with his whole cookie-munching heart. I know this because I loved and devoured these cookies with MY whole heart. I am not even kidding, you guys. These are the BEST dang cookies I have ever eaten. I’ve had pretty darn good willpower recently in an attempt to lose a few pounds, but these cookies dominated me. Cookie Monster, if you’re reading, YOU’RE WELCOME.
These cookies are BIG. I actually got out my ruler because I was curious and cookie diameter averaged 4 1/2 inches.
Now, please go mark January 16th, 2016, on your calendar and tune into HBO to watch Sesame Street along with me!
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