Cinnamon Cabin Cookies

When I visited the Land O’ Lakes site the other day(to retrieve the candy corn cookie recipe), a photo featuring Cinnamon Cabin cookies popped up on the Home page.  I knew right away that it was going to be my Christmas cookie choice for this week!  Aren’t they cute?   The cabins are mini size … Read more

Creamy Pumpkin Pie with Biscoff Cookie Crust

I finally found some Biscoff cookies!  They were right under my nose at a  nearby CVS pharmacy.  Hooray! I’ve seen the cookies (and spread) used in recipes on many blogs, most recently on Bridget’s Bake at 350(one of my favorites!) and knew I had to find some.  Visiting the Biscoff website solved the problem(retail locations listed), which is also where … Read more

Gingerbread Grandchildren

A couple of weeks ago I decided to sweeten my already sweet grandchildren by making them into gingerbread children as fun place cards for when they sit down to dinner on Christmas day(I still need to add their names on the white platforms).   I hope they like their surprise! Of course I couldn’t resist adding … Read more

Smiling Santa Cookies

I don’t know about you, but this year Christmas sneaked up on me when I wasn’t looking! Arrrgghhhh!  It is in three days and I am just now winding down and “letting go” as I realize that I am not going to have time to make/decorate many of the Christmas cookies that I had planned … Read more

Woodland Santa Gingerbread Cookies

Ever since I spied Haniela’s darling sleeping Santa cookies last year, I have wanted to make something similar…a gnome-like or woodland themed cookie, and I finally did it:) I was blog-hopping and came upon the fabulous Chickabug blog! There I found a felt Christmas ornament round-up, which included a link to another fantastic blog, Revoluzzza, … Read more

Mini Funny Bunny Nutter Butter Cookie Pops

Do these little fellas look familiar? They’re the mini version of my Funny Bunny cookies~so simple to make and no baking is required. You still have plenty of time before Easter to whip up a bunch!  Did I mention how tasty these little pops are too?  These bunny pops were happily shared on Skip To My … Read more

Cinnamon Roll Christmas Tree

Well, It’s December 1st and I thought it would be fun to do twelve posts ending up with the last of the twelve on my birthday, 12/12/12:) The talented and sweet Nicole, of Salsa Sweets, mentioned the same idea to me on my facebook page, which firmed up my resolve.  Thanks for the nudge, Nicole! … Read more

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

In my blog-hopping the last few days I have encountered peanut butter, peanut butter, and more peanut butter! Peanut butter cookies, peanut butter bars and peanut butter brownies. I eat peanut butter from a spoon, so no complaints here:) I never tire of the stuff! I decided it was time to make a recipe I … Read more

Rustic Watermelon Cookies

You know what? I LOVE watermelon!  I have been known to buy a watermelon and have the whole thing polished off the second day:)  I also love cookies, so naturally watermelon cookies are a favorite of mine.  Something about them just makes me happy:) These particular cookies were inspired by an awesome design created by … Read more

Whooo-ray for Fall!

  My Gooseberry Patch calendar proclaims today to be the “First Day of Autumn, ” so I’m taking them at their word. Happy (official) Fall! I clipped this recipe for “Night Owl Cookies” out of a magazine a few years back, and decided to finally get around to making them. These owls remind me of … Read more