Baking these French macarons using the Italian meringue method is as much fun as it is a pleasure eating them. Once you’ve made them, you will almost certainly want to make them again and again. There’s something about macarons that you just can’t get enough of.
Category Archives: Cookies
I made mini pinwheel and candy cane shaped cookies out of one extremely easy and delicious butter cookie recipe, and I have to say they turned out very festive looking. Shaping the cookie dough into candy canes brings out the inner child in you as it’s very much like playing with play dough. So have fun making these cookies if you decide to give it a go, you can even ask the kids to help you out. Continue reading →
Thinking of what to make one day, and happening to have just one very ripe banana to experiment with, I proceeded to test how much butter and sugar I could cut from one recipe of chocolate chip cookies. I thought the result was just amazing. So here is one variation of this all-time favorite chocolate chip cookie. It will likely be followed by a couple more variations in the future. After all, the pursuit of happiness comes in many forms, this time in the shape of a cookie. Continue reading →
Chewy as chewy goes are these delicious Chewy Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars. What’s more, they are so incredibly easy to make. In fact, they’ve been such a hit I had to make them a couple of times over the past weeks simply because each batch disappeared just as quickly as I could make them. Continue reading →
Before I start talking about these Uncle Sam Flag Cookies, I thought I would let you know you can make this delicious cookie dough recipe plain—shape it into a couple of logs, wrap, freeze, slice in circles, bake and call it a day. You’ll have wonderfully delicious shortbread cookies. But, if you’re in the mood and would like to take a swing at baking flag cookies, or Uncle Sam cookies, or both, say for Memorial Day, Independence Day, Veterans Day, Presidents Day, Flag Day or any other special day, then go for it and read on! Continue reading →