"Do what you love."
Four little words that carry a powerful message. Now, I know this sounds like one of those inspirational quotes you've seen on Pinterest, and I'm pretty sure that's where I found it or somewhere on Instagram or Facebook. Either way, it really resonated with me and it got me thinking of what those words meant to me...
I'm the type of person who needs to stay productive or else I'll feel like I'm gonna wither away. Doing nothing does nothing for me. If anything, it actually makes me want to do something even more. But I noticed that I tend to get too caught up in doing things for everyone else that I forget to take a moment to do something for me. So this year, I want to make a conscious effort to do at least one thing that I love each day. It could be something as simple as watching my favorite movie or going out and having lunch with friends. Just one thing each day to nurture that part of my soul because I do tend to neglect it. Sad but true.
So what does that have to do with cookies" Well, I was thinking about what to make for my first post of the New Year. I usually try to go with something healthy because that's what you're supposed to be doing around this time, which is a good thing but I'm just not feeling it. I wanna make something that I love! And I loooovvvve chocolate! Don't get me wrong. I have been eating healthier nowadays and even learned to enjoy working out (I know. Weird, right") It's just that sometimes, ugh, I just gotta have a chocolate chip cookie. And you know what" It's okay! Have one or two...just not a dozen. Not that I know of anyone who would do that. Who does that" Surely not me! Yeah. Definitely not me.
So anyway, I decided I'm just gonna do what I love and bake something chocolatey. I absolutely love my fudgy egg-free b...