Tag Archive: cookie recipes

Jul 04 2014

Fourth Of July Cherries

Fourth Of July Cherries It is a holiday weekend here in the US and it is time for some Fourth of July cherries! This time of year cherries are one of my favorite things. That reminds me, you can still link to yesterdays Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop too. Cherries are in all of the markets …

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Dec 17 2013

Cookies for Santa

Cookies for Santa Leaving cookies for Santa is a tradition that started as a result of an old Scandinavian Mythology. A story about a hunter named Odin and his hunting buddies. they flew through the sky on their Yule hunting adventures. Children would leave hay and treats for the hunter’s eight legged horse. The children …

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Oct 21 2013

Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Cookies The seasons have changed and so has the baking, there’s more of it! These soft pumpkin cookies are one of my hubby’s favorites. I found this recipe a long time ago. I have changed it a bit. But I wish I knew who to thank for the original. It’s a great cookie for …

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Jul 15 2013

Sunshine Cookies Low Sugar Gluten Free

Sunshine Cookies I hope everyone had a lovely weekend. I know I’ve mentioned it before. But it has been sooo hot here. It’s uncomfortable to go outside. Its ironic I am sharing  my low sugar “sunshine” cookies today. But these cookies are like a welcome refreshment on a hot day. The light citrus flavors will …

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Dec 17 2012

Peppermint Topped Chocolate Cookies

The delicious mix of peppermint and chocolate is perfect for the holidays. I included these in our neighbor gifts this year . I found this recipe in a pile of recipes written on scrap paper. I swear one day I will get them all sorted, typed and put in a proper notebook, LOL   What You Need 1 Cup flour 1/2 Cup cocoa …

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Dec 10 2012

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

A new week ahead , I hope you all had a great weekend. I am happy to say I spent the weekend creating a blog makeover and new headers for clients! As promised on Friday, I am sharing my husband’s absolute favorite cookies. Oatmeal raisin cookies! Perfect for the holidays or any day ( a nice neighbor gift too) Perfect for …

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Jul 23 2012

Zucchini Cookies

Okay as you know I have a whole lot of zucchini. So I did some experimenting and today’s recipe is for zucchini cookies ( you can find more zucchini recipes in my recipe section). Enjoy! What You Need 1 Cup zucchini (grated)-about 4 small 3/4 Cup butter (softened) 1 1/2 Cups sugar 1 Egg 1 tsp Nutmeg 1/2 …

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Feb 06 2012

Meals On Monday, Soy Nut Cookies Gluten Free

I have had several requests for allergy free recipes. I have several allergies myself .We don’t eat peanuts but we do eat soy nuts and soy nut butter. This is a recipe altered and adopted from a peanut butter cookie recipe. It is sugar free, peanut free and gluten free!     What You Need …

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Nov 14 2011

Meatless Monday Ginger Nut Cookies

I have always loved the taste of ginger. I like recipes using ginger.These cookies are delish and ginger is what makes them so good. Oh and nuts of course!   Do you have a favorite ginger recipe?. What You Need 1/2 Cup self-rising flour 1/2 Cup pistachio nuts ( shelled) 1/2 Cup crystallized ginger 2 Eggs …

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Dec 04 2010

Toasted Pecan Cookies and Soft Sugar Cookies

It’s National Cookie Day! I dug out these yummy cookies to share. Toasted Pecan Mounds     What You need 1 cup pecans ( toasted and cooled) 1 3/4 cups confectioners’ sugar 2 sticks (1 cup) cold unsalted butter cut into small pieces) 2 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/4 tsp salt 2 cups all-purpose flour …

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