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…

Soft Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles are always a favorite of mine.  These are a really soft version. When I make them again I want to make them a little smaller as they were a little prone to falling apart when I packaged them for friends. Other than that, they were a great variation of a Snickerdoodle and delicious! Prep…

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…