Category Archives: cookies

Double Delight Peanut Butter Cookies


What makes a million dollar cookie? A great recipe, the right judges who like it, and great creativity. This is the 2008 Pillsbury Bake-Off winner. It is a twist on the classic peanut butter cookie. The cookies have creamy inside, … Continue reading

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Frosted sugar drop cookies


There is nothing better than a simple sugar cookie. But, we can’t stop just there. A rich sour cream frosting is a perfect accompaniment. These cookies are perfect for Valentine ’s Day, or perhaps the ideal edible Valentine. The cookies … Continue reading

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blue cheese and walnut crackers


The uniqueness of these crackers provide many opportunities to discuss them with those who are enjoying them. Now, on several occasions, it has been agreed that a sweet jam or chutney would be ideal with the savoryness of the cracker. Therefore, this is why I … Continue reading

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triple chocolate chip cookies with sea salt


 Valentines day seems to be on many minds this week. These cookies offer a huge dose of chocolate with a hint of sea salt and ground espresso. The kids will love them as the espresso is so subtle and the … Continue reading

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hershey kiss snowball cookies


this is an adaptation from the recipe on the back of the hershey kiss holiday bags. i grew up with these cookies and crave them each year. perhaps nostalgia or possibly the cookie itself. the twist to this recipe is that i … Continue reading

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chocolate espresso snowcap cookies


this cookie has a great espresso flavor and not overwhelming whatsoever. the chocolate and espresso are perfect together. i consider this simply an adapted version of the chocolate crinkle cookies i grew up with, only, it did not have the espresso. the … Continue reading

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blueberry and lemon icebox shortbread cookies


  icebox cookies are possibly the easiest cookies to make in quantity for the holidays. year after year i make these and keep the logs stored in the refrigerator for several uses. what makes these so easy is that they … Continue reading

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