That’s the Way the Cookie Crumbles

Also: That’s how the cookie crumbles That’s just the way the cookie crumbles Meaning of Idiom ‘That’s the Way the Cookie Crumbles’ That’s the way the cookie crumbles means that’s the way things often turn out; that’s the way things are (and nothing can be done about it); that’s exactly what one would expect to … Read more

Caught with Your Hand In The Cookie Jar

Also: Have one’s hand in the cookie jar Meaning of Idiom ‘Caught with Your (or one’s) Hand in the Cookie Jar’ To be caught with one’s hand in the cookie jar means to be caught in the act of doing something wrong or forbidden, especially stealing money from one’s employer. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton … Read more