Cherry Almond White Chocolate Cookies

Yum! I used this recipe and modified it a bit. Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 cup room temperature unsalted butter 3/4 cup finely chopped maraschino cherries 1/2 cup white chocolate chips 3 tsp almond extract 1/4 almond slivers Icing: White Chocolate Chips 1 tsp almond extract 1 tsp water To Prepare:…

The Dream Act

I ALMOST FORGOT TO POST ABOUT THE MOST IMPORTANT THING THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY. THE DREAM ACT PASSED IN THE HOUSE. The senate seems less likely to pass it, but it sounds like the vote is being delayed so that the senate can vote on tax cuts.  One of the main reasons why the republicans and…