February 13th, 2017

The Best Chocolate Frosted Sugar Cookies

I love a nice, soft sugar cookie. But recently I've discovered there's something I love even more. A nice, soft chocolate sugar cookie!If you're like me and you love cookies and chocolate, then you've got to try these Chocolate Frosted Sugar Cookies!Apparently, these cookies are a ... Read More

December 12th, 2016

Pecan Sandies Shortbread Cookies

I am a huge fan of pecan studded shortbread cookies. And also Russian tea cakes, Mexican wedding cookies, and snowball cookies. I love them all! And these Pecan Sandies Shortbread Cookies are my favorite variation on all of them.If you ask me, these little powdered sugar-coated cookies are the ... Read More

December 2nd, 2016

Triple Chocolate Cookie Cups and a Holiday Baking Giveaway

I don't know about you, but I'm in total holiday baking mode over here. There are several family favorite Christmas treats to be made, like Rolo Cookies and Four Spice Crackle Cookies, and some delicious new additions to the holiday cookie platter, like these Triple Chocolate Cookie Cups.As ... Read More

December 1st, 2016

Gingersnap Sandwich Cookies with Coconut Orange Filling

I have a soft gingersnap cookie recipe that I've been making at the holidays for over 20 years. It's pretty much a family tradition. I don't think I'll ever stop making them for Christmas. But I think these Gingersnap Sandwich Cookies may have just earned a spot on the beloved holiday cookie platter ... Read More

October 6th, 2016

Oatmeal Coconut Ranger Cookies

It's been awhile since I made a batch of cookies that disappeared in a matter of hours, but that's exactly what happened with these Oatmeal Coconut Ranger Cookies. No one in the family could stop eating them! I had to give some to the neighbors to keep us from over-indulging!Why are they called ... Read More

August 26th, 2016

Easy Strawberry Lemonade Cookies

We're well into summer break at this point, which means I have hungry boys roaming the house all day long! I'm also hearing a lot of  "I'm hungry," and "I'm bored." Luckily, my kids are all old enough to follow a simple recipe and make their own goodies.Cake mix ... Read More

June 8th, 2016

Big Peanut Butter M&M Cookies

I don't know about you, but there's something about a big, bakery-style cookie I just can't resist. Especially when peanut butter and chocolate are involved. And besides being absolutely delicious, these Big Peanut Butter M&M Cookies are just fun!I definitely think all those colorful ... Read More

May 4th, 2016

One Pan Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

I don't know what it is about baking a giant chocolate chip cookie in a skillet, but somehow, it's even better than a regular chocolate chip cookie.And I'm a chocolate chip cookie fanatic, so that's really saying something! Especially when you serve it warm with a scoop of vanilla ice ... Read More

February 17th, 2016

Oatmeal Raisinette Cookies

I'm one of those people who really doesn't mind an old-fashioned oatmeal raisin cookie. My family, not so much. And I can't say I enjoy eating raisins straight from the package. I do, however, love Raisinettes. And they're one of my husbands all time favorites. So I don't know why it took my so long ... Read More

February 10th, 2016

The Best No-Roll Sugar Cookies

When I'm making sugar cookies for a crowd, I always make these sugar cookie bars.  But I've been searching for a fabulous, more traditional sugar cookie recipe for years. Friends, this is the one! When it comes to sugar cookies, not having to roll and cut is a big bonus in my book. These are ... Read More