Category Archives: Cookies

Soft Pumpkin, Chocolate and Nut Cookies

Soft Pumpkin, Chocolate and Nut Cookies

Three fabulous flavors in one delicious cookie.  Bake a couple batches today – one to eat now and one to freeze for later! 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter…Continue Reading

Scotcharoos – No-Bake Cookie Goodness

Scotcharoos – No-Bake Cookie Goodness

Although Kellogg’s originated this recipe, many of us (and our mother’s) have had it in our recipe boxes for a very long time.  Scotcharoos come together quickly and everybody loves them.  Try making them with Cocoa Krispies for even more chocolatey goodness! 6 cups Rice Krispies (original or cocoa flavor) 1 c. light Karo (corn) syrup…Continue Reading

Eggnog Cookies with Rum Frosting

Eggnog Cookies with Rum Frosting

This is our final cookie blog.  We hope you are inspired to make a few batches of each type for your holiday festivities.  Vicki’s husband, Skip, likes this eggnog cookie the best during the holidays.  Why?  Well, the rum of course! 1 c. unsalted butter 1/2 c. sugar 1/4 c. packed light brown sugar 1…Continue Reading

Buckeyes – So Easy, Let the Kids Make Them!

Buckeyes – So Easy, Let the Kids Make Them!

For all of you non-bakers, this is the Christmas cookie for you!  If you are short on time, and who isn’t this time of year, you can get these cookies together in no time.  Better yet, have your kids make them for you (maybe with a little supervision). 2 cups confectioners’ sugar 6 tablespoons unsalted…Continue Reading

Hidden Cherry Fudge Cookies

Hidden Cherry Fudge Cookies

This week we are going to blog a few cookie recipes.  Bringing homemade cookies to a holiday party as a hostess gift, to a neighbor, or co-worker is a thoughtful and inexpensive way to wish them a happy holiday.   These recipes are tried and true from Vicki’s kitchen and we are sure they will…Continue Reading

Dark-Chocolate Bark – Only 60 Calories!

Dark-Chocolate Bark – Only 60 Calories!

We are over halfway through our healthy eating month – it’s time for chocolate!!!  Can a chocolate dessert be healthy?  Absolutely – dark chocolate is full of antioxidants, walnuts are an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids, and the dried fruits are high in fiber and minerals.  So let’s indulge … 1 1/2 cups walnut…Continue Reading