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Bear Paw Cookies

One thing I really love about life is how every once in a while it kicks you in the pants with a taste of reality.  I think this type of thing happens to all of us at one time or another.    I am sure you have experienced this exact thing.  You are browsing through Pinterest  . . .  looking at things, pinning things and something catches your eye, so much so that you immediately put it on your list of things you HAVE to make. 

Such it was when I spied this recipe for Bear Paw Cookies on Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons.  Aren't they adorable"  I thought so too!  I had a man and his son coming over to cut down some fruit trees for us and I thought to myself it will bake a batch of these cute cookies to treat them with and they can take the leftovers home to the rest of the children.  
We don't get the chocolate chips she required over here in the UK, but I bought two sizes of milk chocolate buttons that I thought would work well.  Surely that could not make any difference to the cookie recipe itself as the cookies are baked by the time you put the chocolate chips on.   You know that old saying"""" 

The Road to Hell is Paved with Good Intentions.  I have heard that saying many times and this is a prime example of that.  I don't know what went wrong.  My cookies are not puffed. They are flat as pancakes  . . .  f...