Sweetheart Macaroons

I LOVE spending a little time in the kitchen to make a BIG smile on someone’s face! These Sweetheart Macaroons will do just that — and are SUPER easy to make! Sweetheart MacaroonsMakes 12   Ingredients: 2 ½ cups shredded, unsweetened coconut red food dye ½ cup granulated sugar 2 egg whites, lightly whisked 5 tsp vanilla Powdered sugar, optional […]

Chocolate Cherry Heart Valentine Cookies

If you are making treats for classroom or workplace this Valentine’s Day, these tender ruffled shortbread hearts will bring smiles to anyone you call a Valentine. Option B? Hit your local Dollar Store and find a fun, yet thrifty, container to package them in and I guarantee you the gift recipient will rave about your offer. Chocolate Cherry Heart Valentine […]

Egg Nog Cookies

I would never have thought of Eggnog Cookies until my friend Chantel brought them to a cookie exchange party a few years ago…but they are now one of our favorites and they freeze well too. This is great because, being a seasonal item, Egg Nog isn’t always around. These cookies taste yummy in March or April too. It’s a great […]

Nutella Cookies

This was a creation out of my head…and although my husband adored the crunchy finished product, I would have preferred something a bit softer (but keep reading for my “tweak fix”. I have made the 1-2-3 Peanut Butter Cookies at Tupperware parties for years, and was looking at my surplus of Nutella, thinking to just switch it out. They came […]

Cream Cheese Cut Out Cookies

What is a holiday without cute little cookies that you get to let the kiddos decorate? Those memories still call to me from MY childhood – as far back as 40 years ago. I love thinking back to how Mom made these moments special for us and hope that I am paying it forward for Miss Sarah by helping her […]

Pumpkin Kiss Snicker Doodle Cookie Recipe

So…. I got the Pumpkin Kisses 75% off, after Halloween. That made them about $0.79 a bag! By themselves, I thought they were a tad too much, but adding them to a cookie can really balance them out. Running through my cookie recipes, only one stood out: snickerdoodles! Pumpkin Kiss Snicker Doodle Cookies Ingredients 1 cup sugar 1 4oz stick […]