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Tag: Cookies

Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

These delicious melt-in-your-mouth sugar cookies made with brown butter are soft, chewy, and full of vanilla bean flavor. Serve them as they are or all dressed up like these Christmas cookies. 

Lunchroom Lady Oatmeal Cookies

Lunchroom Lady Oatmeal Cookies

How many of you appreciate a good oatmeal cookie, raise your hand? I raise my hand high because I’ve convinced myself that anything made with oatmeal is a healthy choice and allowable even at breakfast. And especially with tea or coffee and cream with sweetener, […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Do you have a favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe? Well, if you don’t and even if you do, I think you’ll be interested in meeting this one.

‘Tit Gateau Sec (Little Dry Cake) Tea Cakes

‘Tit Gateau Sec (Little Dry Cake) Tea Cakes

One day I was describing my mother-in-law’s tea cakes made with Steen’s syrup to my mama. She told me of tea cakes they used to make using left over dough after making sweet dough tarts. All they did was roll the dough out, cut it […]

Fig Tart Cookies

Fig Tart Cookies

You’ll enjoy these little thumbprint Fig Tart Cookies with less work, but all the taste of an old-fashioned¬†sweet dough tart filled with fig preserves.