Category Archives: Cookies

GINGERSNAPS

One of my favorite Holiday cookies. This Molasses cookie has been a family favorite since I was a teenager.  My mother got this recipe from an elderly lady she used to visit.  It was an old recipe that she rarely shared.  I have always gotten a sweet response when sharing these cookies with others. GINGERSNAPS […]

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GHOST MERINGUES

Chocolate Dipped Spooky Meringues I have a haunted kitchen with little ghosts everywhere.  If one gets caught, it quickly disappears.  Such sweet little bites. Even some of my old recipes books are haunted! Ghost Meringues 2 egg whites, room temperature pinch of salt pinch of cream of tartar 3/4 cup powdered sugar, sifted jumbo Nonpareils candy […]

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GRAHAM CRACKER COOKIES

Graham Cracker Cookies loaded with your favorite candy chips, bits and nuts Make a delicious cookie dough and customize your cookie to your taste. GRAHAM CRACKER COOKIES 3/4 cup butter, softened (do not use cold butter) 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 tablespoons milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1-1/4 cups […]

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CITRUS SHORTBREAD

Shortbread originated in Scotland.  The old meaning of the word short is crumbly, which describes the texture of shortbread. Shortbread is traditionally formed into 3 shapes; point, round and oblong slab. It’s very easy to make and the citrus gives a classic recipe a twist. CITRUS SHORTBREAD 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/8 teaspoon […]

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FROSTED TROPICAL COCONUT BURSTS

These little bursts of coconut and tropical fruit with a coconut glaze will tease your sweet tooth!   FROSTED TROPICAL COCONUT BURSTS Cookie 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 1 cup dried tropical three-fruit mix 1/2 cup coconut Glaze 1 cup powdered sugar 1/2 […]

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