Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies

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This is my 2nd year as a participant in The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap, where each participant sends one dozen homemade cookies to three different people chosen by the organizers.    I was so excited to participate again in this fun swap.  Not only do I love to bake and enjoy cookies, but it also supports a great cause - Cookies 4 Kid’s Cancer.  A win-win situation! I received (huge) White Chocolate cookies from JenniferBakes, Chocolate Rugelach from The Chef in Pearls, and some

Pecan Turtles

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Day 24 - Christmas Cookie Style In case you missed yesterday’s ‘Day 23 Cookie’ post for Banana Cream Sandwich Cookies  CLICK HERE!   Today’s {NEW} cookie recipe is Pecan Turtles. These are so easy to make!  If you love Rolo candies or caramel - this one is for you.  Plus, you can make them in under 5 minutes!!  I love the combination of salty / sweet.  This is a perfect addition to any cookie platter!!

Banana Cream Sandwich Cookies

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Day 23  - Christmas Cookie Style In case you missed yesterday’s ‘Day 22 Cookie’ post for Easy-To-Make Rosettes  CLICK HERE!   Today’s {NEW} cookie recipe is Banana Cream Sandwich Cookies. My mom has been making these cookies on her holiday cookie platters for several years now.  They are probably my favorite and first one to choose when looking at all the variety of cookies she usually displays on her cookie platters. I was super excited to get to watch her make these while being home

Easy-to-Make Rosettes

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Day 22 - Christmas Cookie Style In case you missed yesterday's ‘Day 21 Cookie’ post for Speculoos Cookie Butter and Cocoa Cookies  CLICK HERE!   Today’s {NEW} cookie recipe is Rosettes. I remember growing up my mom would make Rosette cookies.  If you have never had a rosette before, they are similar to a funnel cake - delicious, light, deep-fried, melt-in-your-mouth Scandinavian cookies. What you need?  Traditional Rosette Cookie Set - see below.  You can find these kits on

Speculoos Cookie Butter and Cocoa Cookies

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Day 21 - Christmas Cookie Style In case you missed the ‘Day 20 Cookie’ post for Nutella Filled Cookie Cups CLICK HERE!   Today’s {NEW} cookie recipe is Speculoos Cookie Butter and Cocoa Cookies. If you have never seen or heard of Speculoos Cookie Butter.  You definitely have to check it out at Trader Joe's.  It's basically crushed up cookies into a paste, that's spreadable like peanut butter.  It's great on ice cream or even on it's own.  Last year, I happened to make Speculoos Chocolate