Orange Sugar Cookies


These orange cookies taste fantastic, with the flavor of fresh oranges! Orange Sugar cookies are one of my newest favorites...

Lemon Blackberry Cookies

My day was going so well.  I had a great morning of blogging, the kids did their chores, and I was in pretty good spirits.  Then I got an unexpected phone call that went something like this: Robb: Can you pack a bag for me?  I’m going to Boi..

Cinnamon Waffle Cookies

Whose idea was it to break my vacuum the same week I got a dog?  Thanks for that, universe.  Good one. My bedroom has been in a pretty desperate condition, overflowing with useless crap, and dirty clothes, and dust.  I just keep putting new contai..

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

  I’m a sucker for a good romance.  Not a cheesy romance, or a silly one, or one that is too dark…  it has to be good.  Case in point, You’ve Got Mail.  It’s a perfect romantic movie, with the right balance of lightheart..

Toffee Almond Cookies

A crispy cookie with toffee bits and chopped almonds. Source: My Baking Addiction, who uses a similar recipe frequently, with great success. Yield: A mega-ton. I made regular sized cookies and ended up with more than 6 dozen.  If you make the large ..

Coconut Cream Cookies

I said, "I need to bake today. What kind of cookies should I make?" He looked at me like I was crazy... like the answer was so completely obvious to everyone else. "Didn't you hear me last night?" he said. "You should make coconut cream cookies!"..

Iced Oatmeal Cookies

A recipe for a simple oatmeal cookie with vanilla icing. Source:  Created by Diane, although hers are much more beautiful than mine. Yield: 3-4 dozen I had big plans for my weekend.  They involved spending a lazy morning in bed, doing some baking, ..

Carrot Cookies

A crumbly carrot cake – like cookie with cream cheese frosting. Source: Adapted from a recipe given to me by my neighbor, Cheryl, who says her grandmother has been making it for years.   Yield: About 3-4 dozen Carrot cake always seems like an ..

Lemon Crinkles

It's spring, which for us means it's time to plant... at my mother-in-law's house. My husband had a busy Saturday planned, but scrapped it all to spend the day working in his mother's yard, spreading mulch and planting the large garden she had rece..

Coconut Lime Sugar Cookies

A recipe for a chewy sugar cookie with lime juice and toasted coconut. Source: The Girl Who Ate Everything Yield: 3-4 dozen cookies I love the smell of toasted coconut.  When I realized that I would be toasting coconut to put in this cookie dough, I..