OATMEAL COOKIES

OATMEAL COOKIES

OATMEAL COOKIES THAT ARE CRISP ON THE OUTSIDE, CHEWY IN THE CENTER, AND LOADED WITH FLAVOR FROM THE BROWNED BUTTER, TOASTED OATS AND GROUND PECANS

Santa Cruz, California. I love reading recipes and picking up tips and ideas. With lots of recipes for oatmeal cookies available, there are lots of ideas for improving them. I incorporated tips from several famous chefs into one ultimate oatmeal cookie.

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THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

“If the flap of a butterfly’s wings can be instrumental in generating a tornado, it can equally well be instrumental in preventing a tornado”

Edward Norton Lorenz, originator of the butterfly effect

Most people are familiar with “the butterfly effect” named from Edward Norton Lorenz’s theory of Chaos where he said “A butterfly flapping it’s wings in Brazil can produce a tornado in Texas”. But less well known is that he said the opposite can also be true. A little thing can snowball into a bigger effect. And something as small as a butterfly’s wings can be the instrument in preventing a tornado. This seems like a perfect analogy for reversing climate change. A series of little things can reverse the change that is happening to our climate and prevent the tornado in Texas.

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