Blog Archives for category hand-formed cookies

Perfectly soft and buttery little heart-shaped jam thumbprint cookies.

heart-shaped jam thumbprint cookies

big photo Because I’m a sap, I really wanted to make some heart-themed cookies for Valentine’s day this year. I… Continue reading »

Jam Thumbprint Cookies – perfect little morsels of soft buttery cookie filled with a variety of sweet jams. Always a favourite!

mrs. fields jam thumbprint cookies

It’s cookie swap season, y’all! I was so disappointed to find out that the Food Blogger Cookie Swap wouldn’t be… Continue reading »

These Princeton Gingersnaps from Dorie Greenspan are loaded with three kinds of ginger and bake up perfectly "snappy". A new favourite, for sure!

princeton gingersnaps

If you’ve been reading this blog for awhile, you’ll know how much I adore Dorie Greenspan – I have several… Continue reading »

Soft & chewy peanut butter cookies – the flavour and texture that everybody loves!

chewy peanut butter cookies

I’ve made a lot of peanut butter cookies in the past few years, but I’m not hearing any complaints. I… Continue reading »

These Old-Fashioned Snickerdoodles are perfectly soft with a slightly tangy flavour, coated with that classic combination of sugar and cinnamon.

old-fashioned snickerdoodles

For a classic cookie, it’s surprising that the only snickerdoodles I’ve ever eaten are the ones I’ve made myself. Are… Continue reading »

These chewy, soft gingersnap cookies have a lovely sugary coating and are absolutely bursting with ginger flavour. You'll love this one!

soft gingersnap cookies

After two weeks in a row baking special requests, this week I was directionless. I had absolutely no idea what… Continue reading »

Rich, dense, Double Chocolate Cherry Cookies – full of dark chocolate chunks and brandy-soaked tart cherries.

double chocolate cherry cookies

OMG, can I just start by saying this is an amazing cookie? Because this? Is an amazing cookie! Wow. Seriously…. Continue reading »

Rich & gooey s'mores cookies, full of marshmallows and chocolate with barely enough cookie to hold them together. One of my most popular cookies!

s’mores cookies

Normally I’ll pick my weekly cookie recipe based on what I happen to feel like making. This week, however, we… Continue reading »

Chocolate S'mores Cookies – a delicious double chocolate cookie with a soft graham cracker coating and topped with gooey marshmallows.

chocolate s’mores cookies

I’m about to shock you all. Ready? I’ve never had a s’more. Yup. Crazy, right?? Seriously. Never. How, you ask?… Continue reading »

These Snickerdoodles have the cinnamon flavour you'd expect, plus a bit of nutmeg and molasses for a slightly richer flavour.

snickerdoodles

Unlike the last snickerdoodles I made (which were, incidentally, the first snickerdoodles I’d ever made – so I’m not exactly… Continue reading »

If you love ginger cookies, you're gonna love these gingersnaps. They have a lovely crunch and a great ginger flavour.

gingersnaps

It’s probably just me, but when I think of ginger cookies, I automatically think “gingerbread”. And while I love gingerbread… Continue reading »

Soft and tender Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies, made with melted chocolate right in the dough.

chocolate peanut butter cookies

I’m not normally a peanut butter fanatic. I like it just fine, but I’ve never been one of those people… Continue reading »

Chocolate Chunk Marble Cookies – a perfect marriage of chocolate and vanilla, made even better with added nuts and chocolate chunks. So pretty, but so simple to make!

chocolate chunk marble cookies

I’ve been thinking about making whoopie pies for awhile now – that particular recipe book has been sitting on my… Continue reading »

Brown Sugar Butterscotch Cookies – soft and chewy and loaded with butterscotch chips.

brown sugar butterscotch cookies

This is the second brown sugar butterscotch cookie I’m posting here (coincidentally both from the same cookbook), and I learned… Continue reading »

Mocha Walnut Cherry Cookies – a delicately flavoured shortbread, studded with crunchy walnuts and sweet cherries.

mocha walnut cherry cookies

After a summer of no-bake cookies and popsicles (omg, so many popsicles!), I was really starting to miss baking. So… Continue reading »