Archive for the 'Cookies' Category

Holiday Truffle Pops

Holiday Truffle Pops...

Holiday Truffle Pops Yes, I’m still alive and still cooking! I simply got sidetracked this fall with knitting socks. It’s tough to have so many interests, yet, so little time when working full-time outside the home, being active in church, and leading a chapter of Dining...
Christmas Mice Candy

Christmas Mice Candy...

Christmas Mice Candy These are absolutely adorable and fun to make with children or grandchildren. They also add a large dose of cuteness to a holiday cookie platter. When I saw these in the December 2010 Midwest Living magazine, I knew I had to make these even if only for the cuteness...
Holiday Cranberry-Orange Slices

Holiday Cranberry-Or...

Holiday Cranberry-Orange Slices It’s always nice to have something citrusy (is that a word) on a holiday cookie platter. This cookie combines cranberry with orange to make a flavorful, shortbread-type cookie with flecks of red in it from the chopped dried cranberries. This is...
Holly Leaf Clusters

Holly Leaf Clusters...

Holly Leaf Clusters Holiday Cookie #4 These are fabulously easy (only 5 ingredients) and really brighten up a holiday cookie platter! My son who’s 27 still requests these for Christmas and the other day my niece sent out a family email wanting the recipe for these cookies....
Caramel Heavenlies & Caramel Mocha Delights

Caramel Heavenlies &...

Caramel Heavenlies Mocha Caramel Delights Holiday Cookies #2 (and #3) This is a super easy and extremely rich cookie that begins with graham crackers as the base. It only requires 15 minutes of baking time and makes 4 dozen cookies in one pan!!! What more can you ask for? Well, I’ve...
Merry Mocha Cookies

Merry Mocha Cookies...

Merry Mocha Cookies Christmas Cookie 2010 – #1 What’s not to love about this rich, mocha flavored cookie! I knew I had to make this cookie when I saw the picture of them in the December 2009 Ladies Home Journal. They did not disappoint!! It’s an added plus that...
Holiday Baking Extravaganza Preview

Holiday Baking Extra...

All The Ingredients I hope all of you have recovered from the Thanksgiving festivities because it’s time to get going with our holiday baking. I wanted to be ready to post some good recipes when you needed them so I had to work a little ahead of time. Sooooooo . . . I invited...
Chewy Granola Bars

Chewy Granola Bars...

Chewy Peanut Butter Cup Granola Bars I’ve always wanted to try making chewy granola bars so when I saw this recipe at Allrecipes.com I had to give it a try. Naturally, I had to modify it a bit to make it my own and they turned out great! You can make this recipe your own as...
Jan Hagels

Jan Hagels...

Jan Hagels ready to eat! These are a lovely Christmas cookie that comes to us by way of the Netherlands. They are a wonderful buttery blend of goodness with just a hint of cinnamon. There’s a surprise bit of crunch from the whipped egg whites that hold the chopped walnuts in...
Molasses Cookies

Molasses Cookies...

Molasses Cookies These cookies aren’t fancy looking at all but I love, love, love them!! They are my absolute favorite to drink with a cup of tea or chai tea latte. Enjoy with your favorite beverage on a cool winter night! Ingredients 2 1/2 C. Homemade Holiday Cookie Mix 1 1/2...