Pinwheel Cookies »

Pinwheel Cookies

This is part 2 of the 4-in-1 cookie dough post. I’ve never tried making pinwheel cookies before; I love how pretty and delicious they look so when I saw this recipe I just had to try it.  I’m not gonna lie though, it’s not as simple to make as the recipe appears to be; it’s […]

4-in-1 Cookie Dough »

4-in-1 Cookie Dough

This wonderful cookie dough recipe is a joy to make;  it’s easy, versatile and can make delicious cookies…4 different cookies!  You can make Pinwheel cookies, thumbprint cookies, sugar cookie cut-outs and pecan bars using this dough. I tried only two of the recipes using this dough: thumbprint and pinwheel cookies but I’m posting all four […]

Oatmeal Craisins Chocolate Chip Cookies »

Oatmeal Craisins Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe is close to my heart as it’s the very first oatmeal cookie recipe that I’ve tried. I under-baked it the first time I made but still my husband and I gobbled it up (the kids were not born yet at that time). It’s originally called “Best-Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies”; I tweaked it a […]

Coconut Macaroons »

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut macaroons is very easy to make but this recipe has got to be the easiest and it’s egg-free. In the spirit of Easter fun, I made the coconut macaroons into cute little nests and use some M&M peanuts candies for “eggs”. get a heaping scoop-full of coconut mixture use the rounded back of the […]

Snickerdoodles (Cinnamon Cookies) »

Snickerdoodles (Cinnamon Cookies)

I love cinnamon, yes I do!!  These cookies are very cinnamony ( not a proper word, I know :S ) these are my favorite next to chocolate chips cookies.  Snickerdoodles is sooo very, VERY easy to make, I know I almost always say that especially with cookies but really this is by far the easiest for […]

Russian Tea Cakes »

Russian Tea Cakes

These cookies are so deliciously light and buttery, you may never want to stop eating them so make sure that you count the cookies that you put in your plate if you’re watching your diet :) Russian Tea Cake, Mexican Wedding Cake, Polvorones – they’re basically the same: butter-nut cookies, just with different names and nuts used […]

Meringue Cookies »

Meringue Cookies

Meringue cookies are quite intimidating to make but it’s actually very easy once you get the hang of it.  Here are some really important tips to make a fool-proof meringue cookies:  Make sure that the bowl you’ll be using is metal and very clean; it must be free of oil/grease ( rinse it with vinegar to be […]

Apple Date Swirl Cookies »

Apple Date Swirl Cookies

So, my oven exploded- the door that is. We came home from the mall on Chistmas eve to a very smokey kitchen filled with debris of the shattered oven door.. it’s like a (very small) bombing scene in a movie and it happened on Christmas eve, when I have so many food to bake, you […]

Chocolate Crinkles »

Chocolate Crinkles

My kids and I had fun baking these cookies; It’s been a long while since I last made crinkles. This Christmas cookie recipe is one of the first baking recipes that I tried when I was just starting to learn how to bake. I love crinkles but I (used to) only get to eat these […]

Cream cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies »

Cream cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies

If  you love chocolate chip cookies, you’ll love the addition of creamcheese  and  a touch of coffee to this classic favorite.   These cookies are best eaten freshly baked with a glass of cold milk but I leave that to the kids, I like  these with steaming cup of green tea or coffee…yum! Though you may store the leftover/ […]

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