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Chocolate-Mint Cookies

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I’ve been waiting and waiting for today’s post and it’s finally here!  Today is the big reveal for the Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap.  I was lucky enough to be working with two other bloggers.  I sent a recipe to Emily from It Bakes Me Happy, and received a recipe from Jenn of Endlessly Inspired.   I sent Emily one of my favorite cookie recipes ever, Kourabiethes.  I’ve been making these

French Toast Sugar Cookies

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Welcome to day eight of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  French toast is one of my favorite breakfast options.  When I saw it in cookie form I need I had to make them.  Christmas cookies aren’t just about holiday sprinkles and expected treats, like the Peanut Butter Blossoms I make every year.  They’re about flavors of the season and flavors and cookies that remind you of home

Eggnog Thumbprint Cookies

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I hope you’ve been enjoying all the Christmas cookies being shared so far this month.  I have a lot more planned for next week, but now I’m indulging in one of my favorite holiday flavors – eggnog.  While my brain instantly thinks about the drink, today I’m putting a spin on things and turning eggnog into cookies instead!     These easy to make thumbprint cookies are SO yummy and

Cream Cheese Chocolate Snacking Cookies

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client.   It’s holiday baking season!!  I’m so excited!  I look forward to baking Christmas cookies and making plates for my friends every year.  This year I’m sending some love across the country to my friend Dale in New York.  He’s

Nutella Pinwheels

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It’s that time of year.  Baked goods are being made like clock work, stores are packed, Christmas music is all over the radio, and The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap is here! Oh and it’s Day ten of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW.  YAY!  I had to take yesterday off.  It’s been cookie madness around here.  But there are two more AMAZING cookie recipes coming your way

Apple Cider Buttons

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Welcome to day seven of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  I’ve had apple cider mix sitting in my pantry for longer than I’d like to admit.  I bought it to try one time, and it was okay.  However, I never got around to making more hot cider.  Thank goodness I found the recipe for these Apple Cider Buttons.  They’re really easy to make and I just love

Chocolate Triple Ginger Snap Cookies

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Ginger and chocolate combine in Chocolate Triple Ginger Snap Cookies  for a must make holiday treat! Welcome to the 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap here on WLOW!  This is my second recipe for today, and I hope you ll love it as much as we did.  If you missed the other cookie I’m sharing, you can find it HERE.  And don’t forget to check out all the other cookie recipes

Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles

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Welcome to day two of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies here on WLOW!   This recipe really came about out of happenstance and the need to go above the ordinary.  My little cookie brain child was born and now we all have Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles to make us happy! So here’s what happened.  You know those prepared cookie dough tubs kids sell during the fall/winter – just like the wrapping

Sand Tarts

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Welcome to day five of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  Today’s recipe is from a cookbook I thought I’d never get.  If you’re not familiar with the James Beard award, it’s like an Oscar for chefs.  The Essential James Beard Cookbook is subtitled – 450 recipes that shaped the tradition of American cooking.  Now, I don’t know that these cookies shaped out culinary state, but they’re good,

Mexican Hot Chocolate Shortbread

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Welcome to day nine of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  Today’s cookie is just wow.  Straight from one of my favorite baking cookbooks, The Back in the Day Bakery Cookbook, these Mexican Hot Chocolate Shortbread cookies and nice and soft, but pack a flavor punch.  They have mocha undertones and a little spice to keep you warm this holiday season.   Normally when I bake and take

Pterodactyl Cookies

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Did you go out and buy this cookie cutter for your Valentine’s Day cookies?     I did.  Well, I bought this cookie cutter.  I just didn’t buy it to make lips.  I bought mine to make dinosaur cookies for Thing 2’s birthday party.  Alas, my idea of a very themed birthday party got squashed and we are going fairly basic.  “He’s going to be one.  He won’t even know

Rudolph Cookies


I found Rudolph Cookies on Pinterest today and I’m in love. {the site these come from is in Polish, fair warning} I’m taking the design and pairing it with Cake Central’s No Fail Sugar Cookies. My younger sister Sue is coming over tonight and I can’t wait to make these cookies with her.   Rudolph Cookies Equipment: 1 half recipe No Fail Sugar Cookies 1 cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips (half

Mint Meringue Kisses

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Welcome to day three of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies here on WLOW!  Chocolate and mint are one of my favorite holiday flavors pairings (next to eggnog and gingerbread).  I wanted to do something special with these flavors that would really wow my friends.  So this year I’m making Mint Meringue Kisses.   Last year I got this really killer Better Homes & Gardens Christmas cookie bookazine.  I freaking

Turkey Cookies

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The weather has finally changed here. It’s rainy and cold (Arizona cold, not New York cold) and time for sweaters…yippee! I know I said I’d almost never mention the weather, but I am going somewhere with this. My favorite colder weather activity is baking. Even if it means I end up eating all the cookies myself because Mike’s sweet tooth is on hiatus. I’ve been putting together my Thanksgiving menu

Elmo Cookies


Think of today’s post as my first “commission.”  Our friend’s Kyle and Elizabeth were over for Eddie’s 1st birthday.  Elizabeth saw the clown fish cookies I had made to go with a fish-esque motif I tried to pull off (not so much) and thought the were just adorable.  She knew they were having a Sesame Street party for their daughter’s birthday and Elizabeth asked me to make Elmo cookies.  Wait.  You think


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Welcome to day six of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  It’s time for a little more hidden booze in your cookies.    Ready, and break!   I make  no secret of my affinity for sneaking booze into baked goods and savory recipes.  It’s not just about “oh there alcohol in it, let’s get wasted!”  It’s about flavor profiles, and in reality, most of the time the actual

Swedish Christmas Cookies

Swedish Christmas Cookies

Every December I get emails from Food Network.  It’s their annual 12 Days of Cookies news letter.  Love it!  I love getting new cookie recipes.  I save all my cookie emails.  There’s a “Cookies” folder in my Hotmail account, seriously. These cookies arrived a few years ago among the baker’s dozen Food Network sent out.  They are one of my mom’s favorite cookies.  {I’m sure she’s reading this and not remembering.}  But

Chocolate Sprinkle Sandwich Cookies

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Happy Chocolate Day everyone!! Seriously, who thinks of these holidays?  This one is totally brilliant.  I first made these cookies for Sophie.  I’m sure you all remember her from the Unique Sweets Challenge we co-hosted in July.  Sophie loves pink and chocolate – can you see why we’re friends?       Of course I had take this chance to pay a little homage to one of my all time

Monster Sweetheart Cookies


It’s sweets for your sweetheart day coming up soon!  How do these chocolate, peanut butter, and oat cookies sound?  Perfect for both kids and adults and super easy to make. And tastier than flowers! hehe   PrintMonster Sweetheart Cookies Prep Time: 5 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 20 minutes Yield: About 4 dozen Deb Attinella {Cooking on the Front Burner}Ingredients1 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup biscoff cookie spread (or 1

Cheesecake Sandwich Cookies

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I got invited to participate in a recipe contest.  I was really excited.  I planned on sharing the Hazelnut-Cocoa & Nougat Cookies I came up with, and then, I read the rules: any recipe entered into the contest must never have been posted on the internet and must never be posted on the internet anytime in the future.  Hmmm…I could never share my recipe submission with my readers?  That was