Category Archives: Cookies

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Tassies


I think my new favorite dessert cookbook is Small Batch Baking for Chocolate Lovers by Debby Maugans. I made these delicious “tassies” tonight for Erin and Julie for dinner. I didn’t have mini muffin tins, so I made them in … Continue reading

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Three-Layer Mint Brownies


This is another of my family’s favorite holiday “cookies.” They are easy to make and very pretty when served alongside other cookies. They are also lovely served on a plate with a strawberry. RECIPE IDEA: When my daughter Erin was in elementary … Continue reading

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Sadie Carter’s Brown-Sugar Sugar Cookies


Grandma Sadie died before I realized I should ask for this recipe. I tried sugar cookie after sugar cookie trying to find one as delicious as my Grandma Sadie’s cookie. Then I ran into my cousin Terry Clark and he said, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cherry Squares


With the holidays just around the corner, I thought I would post some holiday recipes. Chocolate Cherry Squares are one of my daughter Erin’s favorite Christmas cookies. One year I mailed her a box of these cookies along with several … Continue reading

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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies


  Don is a purist. He thinks you should always use natural ingredients when you cook. He would never use margarine in anything, especially cookies. Generally, I agree with him, and I use butter instead of margarine. But for Chocolate … Continue reading

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Lol’s Lost Cookies


Grandma Lol was a cute little lady. She was about 5 feet tall and had plenty of spunk. She told us stories of how her brother was the first one to have a motorcycle in the neighborhood (he was a … Continue reading

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