Cookie Recipes

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

What’s your favorite cookie?  While many people will swear by chocolate chip cookies, many more will stand up and shout for a good peanut butter cookie.  Somehow this cookie takes the goodness of a peanut butter sandwich and makes it into a sweet, chewy cookie.  Some want it with chunky peanut butter, some insist that […]

Black And White Cookies

Black And White Cookies

As a Midwesterner, born and bred, I was unaware of the black and white cookie, and of the cult built up around it on the east coast.  These tasty treats are really more cake like than cookie like, but they are deserving of their status as a must-have treat when you are in a New […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

An Awesome Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

If you were to ask 100 people what their favorite home baked cookie was, probably 80 of them would say that it was chocolate chip cookies.  Most of us grew up with our moms or grandmas making the traditional Toll House cookies, using the recipe found on the back of the chocolate chips bag.  It […]

Snickerdoodle Cookies

Let’s Make Snickerdoodle Cookies!

What the heck is a snickerdoodle?  It seems that no one is really sure where the name came from or what it is supposed to mean.  The most accepted definition credits the name to a derivative of a German word, schnecken, which is a type of sticky sweet bun.  More realistic is the idea that […]

Baking Shortbread Cookies

Classic Shortbread Cookies

Most of us think about shortbread cookies around the holidays. Everyone is baking for parties and family get togethers and cookie recipes are being pulled out of drawers and recipe books. Maybe you have thought about shortbread cookies during the rest of the year, but it seems that we only bake them during the holidays. […]