Nanaimo Bars


Day 24 : 25 Days of Christmas, Cookie Style I was chatting with one of my co-workers about all the cookies I have been baking and stated I needed to bake a few more varieties.  She mentioned Nanaimo Bars and asked if I had ever had these before.  I actually never even heard of them until she told me about them.  I happened to google the name and found Betty Crocker had their own version recipe wise online.  Plus, it was a prize winning recipe in 2009.  I figured out of all the recipes to pick

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cookies


Day 12:  25 Days of Christmas - Cookie Style Who doesn't love the combination of peanut butter and chocolate?  I have made this recipe for several years now and not just during the holiday time.  I can't take credit for this recipe though.  I originally got this from a package of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups a few years ago.  I tweaked it slightly from the original.  So if you are looking for an easy cookie recipe - this one is for you.  Even if you don't feel like making the dough strictly

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cookies

RedVelvet Cheesecake Cookies - #25DaysCookieStyle

Day 7:  25 Days of Christmas - Cookie Style I found this recipe via Pinterest from Two Peas & Their Pod.  As soon as I saw this, I immediately thought of my cousin.  He loves Red Velvet, so I knew I had to try this one out for him!  This recipe, even though it is time consuming for just 20 cookies, they are so delicious and almost too pretty to eat.  I'd even make them without the cream cheese filling.  These are soft & chewy!  The taste testers, including myself gave 2 thumbs up.