Baking Cookies

Smart Cookie Baking Ideas

There is something about baking cookies that make us want to share them with others. Baking cookies is a great way to spend time with friends or family, and not have to worry about dinner. When you sit down at the table to eat a meal, the last thing you want to do is clean […]

Baking Christmas Cookies

Baking Christmas Cookies

Every year, bakers all over the world pull out favorite recipes and start baking Christmas cookies.  Christmas cookies are traditionally sweet, thin, cookie cutters cut in different shapes resembling Christmas trees or bells. These cookies are usually eaten by children during the Christmas season and some families buy them to give as gifts to others […]

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 […]

Using Oven Mitts While Baking Cookies

Hurray For Oven Mitts!

Oven mitts-have you ever spent time thinking about them?  Probably not, but I will bet that you have a couple pair of them in a drawer and that you use them a lot.  The idea behind oven mitts probably came about after the first burned fingers were treated after removing a pot or pan from […]

Baking Cookies

A Few Good Cookie Baking Tips

You may think that baking cookies is as easy as turning a stick, scooping out a little bit of batter and throwing it into a warm oven. But in reality, baking cookies isn’t quite as straightforward as that. There are several ways in which cookies can go horribly wrong, and if baked right, they are […]

Baking Cookies

Reasons You Need A Recipe To Bake Cookies

When it is time to bake cookies, we typically think that the process is complex, that it takes a great deal of time. We give up before we get started because we have some false ideas about baking cookies.   The  truth is actually much different.  Baking cookies is simple, fast and, most important, fun.  You […]

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. […]

Nutrichef Deluxe Nonstick Cookie Sheets

Nutrichef Nonstick Cookie Sheets

Nutrichef has become quite well known for quality kitchen tools, and this three piece cookie sheet set continues that reputation. There are many different materials that can be used to make baking sheets. Aluminum is popular, as is stainless steel. These sheets are made with extremely durable carbon steel, a great conductor of heat as […]