Swirl Sugar Cookies

Who doesn’t love sugar cookies? Now add a super fun colorful swirl and you get a fun variation on a Holiday favorite!  I added red sugar on the outside of the cookie as well, the original recipe I saw this from had different colored sprinkles, the choice is up to you! Prep Time: 1 hour…

Chocolate Mint Thumbprint

Thumbprint cookies are always fun for the Holidays and having a chocolate peppermint flavor with green coarse sugar helps with some festive flavor and color.  These were easier than anticipated to make, although I think I will try to make a deeper thumbprint next round.  After the first round of baking they really do flatten…

Shortbread Cookies

I have always wanted to make Shortbread cookies and these were delicious.  Shortbread cookies are a little strange in that there are NO EGGS, which I wasn’t expecting.  These came out great though, just a lot of mixing!  Next time I would probably use a different cookie cutter though, the star points as cute as…

Red Velvet Cookies

During the Holidays, I am always looking for fun and colorful cookies in red and green.  Red Velvet Cookies were something I thought to look up, and when I came across this recipe I had to try it.  When we handed out our bags of cookies to friends and family, this also ended up being…

Christmas Wreaths

My husband is always talking about Christmas Wreath Cookies around the Holidays.  These may not be the same as his moms, as they basically are like a rice krispie treat, BUT we got a lot of compliments about them.  They also look incredibly festive and super cute for the holidays! Cooking Time:  10 minutes  …