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Soft yet crumbly chocolate chip almond cookies

There are many cookie recipes with chocolate chips out there, and here I am, adding yet another one to the pile. There is nothing original in this simple chocolate chip cookie recipe here, and my key ingredients are simplicity and being able to make them fast. This is the recipe I turn to a lot […] Read More

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Almond crescent cookies with sprinkles

Almond crescent cookies with sprinkles – perfect Holiday cookies! When you look at them, you might think I have gone completely crazy. Sure, it’s a holiday season and I decorated lots of cookies this month with sprinkles, but I apparently have gone completely overboard with this one: and these ones: The truth is almond crescent […] Read More

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Almond crescent Christmas cookies

Almond crescent shaped cookies …. I’ve been waiting to make them a whole year. One of my most favorite Christmas cookies, even their name – CRESCENT – opens your imagination to something whimsical and winterish, evoking images of Nordic mythology, Lord of the Rings, or simply crescent moon suspended over winter land. I adore crescent […] Read More

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Almond shortbread cookies with Amaretto

I am very much in a holiday mood, and this is my first recipe in the holiday cookie series that I will be posting over the course of the next 2 weeks. This is a classic Christmas almond shortbread cookie that everybody should try at least once in their lifetime. Because, first, the recipe is […] Read More

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Santa’s Peanut Butter Cookies

Santa’s Peanut Butter Cookies, topped with white chocolate chips and peanut butter M&M’s candy. Fun and festive holiday cookies! If you want to treat Santa Clause to some really delicious peanut butter cookies, try this recipe – it’s very easy! Christmas is such a busy time for us adults, the last thing I want to […] Read More

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I’ve spent so much time thinking about and cooking Fall and Thanksgiving recipes, I did not even notice that the Christmas season was slowly creeping up on all of us! Don’t you feel like you have to urgently switch gears now and get yourself into a Christmas mode? I do! And, conveniently, these peanut butter […] Read More

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Chocolate covered hazelnut shortbread cookies

This is my fourth and the last cookie recipe in December. I always loved hazelnuts in chocolates but, surprisingly, I never used ground hazelnuts in a cookie until this recipe. The flavor and the texture of these cookies are really nice: cookies taste like chocolates with hazelnuts and at the same time crunchy. I love […] Read More

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Oreo truffles

Butterfinger Peanut Butter Creme Oreo truffles made from crushed Oreos (with peanut butter creme filling) and crushed Butterfinger candy mixed in with softened cream cheese, coated in white almond bark.   Delicious little Oreo balls that are easy to make at home, and are very popular with kids and adults alike! I’ve always wanted to make […] Read More

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Cranberry noels

I crave no fancy cookies for Christmas – just give me a simple shortbread cookie and I’ll be happy. It’s all about simple cookies that taste good and bring back the childhood memories. I started last week with simple almond shortbread cookies, and these Christmas cranberry noels from Martha Stewart are also simple to make […] Read More

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