Category Archives: Cookies

Christmas Cookies

There are several easy cookies under the category “Dessert/Cookies” that you can make last minute for Christmas. The Holiday Oatmeal cookies are drop cookies and use ingredients that you will have in your cupboard. The Chrismas Refrigerator Slices Cookies are … Continue reading

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Valentine Cookies

Use your favorite heart cookie cutters! You can make them as single cookies or use two of them stacked together with jam. Pecans are great in these cookies but walnuts can be substituted. 1 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup granulated … Continue reading

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Bar Cookies

I am in the process of baking our Christmas cookies and have bar cookies left to make. Bar cookies are nice with other classic cookies for gifts or a cookie platter. I suggest the following bar cookies: Under the category … Continue reading

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Christmas Refrigerator Sliced Cookies

These cookies contain both pistachios and cranberries and are perfect for the Holidays.  You can use cherries instead of cranberries.  The pistachios give the cookie a green color and are the best nut to use for the red and green … Continue reading

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Christmas Orange Balls

These are not like the typical rum balls that are made during the holidays.  This recipe uses orange juice concentrate and even the children like these.  They are easy to make and fun for the holidays.  I prefer to use … Continue reading

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Holiday Oatmeal Cookies

Dried cherries or cranberries can be used in these cookies.  I prefer good quality dried cherries (not the sugared kind). 1 cup dried cherries (good quality) ½ cup granulated sugar 1 ½ cup packed brown sugar 1 cup vegetable shortening … Continue reading

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Cranberry Turtle Bars

These bars were on our “cookie plate” this year that we gave to friends.  Three friends asked that I put the recipe on my blog.  They are chewy and delicious and taste of caramel.  This recipe does require a candy … Continue reading

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