Category Archive: Cookies

Confetti Cookies Recipe Remind me of Lofthouse Cookies

These confetti cookies  made the rounds in my recipe group and oh my they were good. Just had to share. I believe the original recipe started with King Arthur, then went to Smitten Kitchen and then to my recipe group, and then to me!  Confetti Cookies Here’s my very slight adaptation: 3 cups all purpose …

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Irish Oat Cake Tea Cookies for St. Patrick’s Day (or anytime!)

I first tasted this cookie at a presentation I did for Pat Jarvis, an Indiana reader’s, group. She made these for a tea and oh my gosh I love these cookies. Crunchy, yet a bit soft, not too sweet and you can really taste the oats. IRISH OAT CAKE TEA COOKIES Ingredients 4 oz. unsalted …

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Maggie Hoerst’s Heirloom Gingerbread Cutouts with Buttercream Frosting

Maggie Hoerst’s Gingerbread Cutouts Maggie’s gingerbread cutouts, comes from daughter-in-law Jessie’s family. They are a treasured cookie from daughter-in-law Jessie’s Mom, Maggie Hoerst’s family. Jess and her sister, Lottie, make these every year with Maggie. If you’re looking for a tender, flavorful gingerbread cookie, you have to make this. What’s your favorite holiday memory or …

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Shortbread Sugar Cookies that keep their shape

                                                       No fail shortbread cutouts  ‘Tis the season for sure to bake cookies, especially holiday cutouts that you decorate.  Here’s the perfect cut out cookie and oh so tender too!     No fail shortbread cutouts  I can tell you this dough, due to its high butter content, really stays tender no matter how …

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How to Make Gluten Free Witch Hat Cookies for Halloween

  Witches Hats Gluten Free Trick or Treat!  Here’s some fun facts about Halloween and a really yummy gluten free peanut butter cookie shaped like a witch hat. Let the kids help –  it’s that easy! How did trick or treating come about? It began in the Middle-Ages, children and sometimes poor adults would dress …

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Toffee Crackers: Saltine Crackers in a Chocolate Treat

Rita’s Chocolate Caramel Toffee Crackers: Dipped Cracker Crunch! This is for those of you who have requested my Toffee Crackers recipe like the chocolate caramel matzoh cookie but using regular saltine crackers. I just learned about this recipe from a friend who makes them with Matzoh crackers instead of the saltines I use here. I should …

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Like Max and Erma’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Max and Erma’s Cookies are delicious. The restaurant makes a delicious cookie that is full of chocolate flavor. And they don’t skimp on size at Max and Erma’s either! For Holly and others who wanted a chocolate chip cookie similar to what is served at restaurants like Max & Erma’s, Panera and our better bakeries. FYI my …

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