Tag Archives: Christmas Cookies

What’s Cookin’ – Peanut Butter Rocky Road

This is the last of the three easy, no-cook Christmas Cookie recipes that we make each year.  I adapted this recipe from one that I received from, Tanya, a co-worker of mine in the 1980s. I will continue to post more … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Chinese New Year Cookies

This is the second in a series of no-cook Christmas Cookies that we make and that are easy and fun to prepare with young children, too. This recipe came from my mother.  I’m not sure where it came from originally, … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Gooey Butter Cookies

While Paula Deen has made these cookies famous throughout the country, those of us who are from the St. Louis area have been eating and making Gooey Butter Cakes and Cookies for decades.  In fact, they are so common in … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Cathedral Cookies & Memories

This is more than a What’s Cookin’ post.  This is more than a Christmas Cookie post.  Memories are triggered by many things, and every year when we make Cathedral Cookies, I think about growing up in the 1970s. My husband … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Hello Dolly Dainties

I received this recipe, originally, from a co-worker, Teri, who I worked with in the 80s.  It is basically the popular Seven Layer Bar Cookie or Magic Cookie Bars without the nuts.  Hello Dolly Dainties are on our Christmas Cookie baking … Continue reading

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