Sarah will be sharing some of her favorite recipes and baking tips with all of our readers.
Whether you’re trying to celebrate the opening of deer season, you want a creative choice to take to a soldier’s coming home party, or you have a little one who loves camo, making camouflage design cookies is as easy as it is cute. You actually have two main choices when you get ready to make these cookies, though. You can either choose to make the entire cookie in a camo pattern or you can simply do it with the icing. Camo Icing If you think icing is the best way to go for your cookies, start with a basic sugar
When you pull those cookies out of the oven, the first thing you probably want to do is grab one off the pan and eat it. Unfortunately, one of two things is going to happen if you do that. First, you’re going to wish you hadn't just burned your tongue. Second, the cookie may fall apart in your hands because it’s still so soft from the heat of the oven. The solution? Carefully remove the cookies to a cooling rack for a few minutes before enjoying. What are Cookie Cooling Racks? Cookie cooling racks are also called wire cooling racks
C is for cookie! If you have a little one in your life who loves the famed Cookie Monster or you’re just looking for some great craft ideas for a preschool class, Cookie Monster is certainly the name of the game. There are lots of different choices, too, from the edible to the adorable. Yummy and Cute Looking for something delicious and cute at the same time? Try some Cookie Monster cupcakes. They’re certain to be a hit with anyone. Almost any cupcake flavor will do. Simply frost the top with fluffy blue icing. Attach white button candy for the
Warm cookies fresh out of the oven are like a dream come true for many people. Unfortunately, the cost of ingredients is skyrocketing, and even simple pleasures like homemade cookies are becoming increasingly expensive. There are, however, lots of ways to limit your costs, and these recipes can help. Shortbread Cookies These are a standby when you’re looking for both simple recipes as well as cheap ones. Traditional shortbread cookies contain just three ingredients – butter, sugar, and flour. Here’s an easy recipe you may want to try. It’s easy to dress up by drizzling chocolate over the cookies when
photo credit: SkyWhisperer via photopin cc There are few things quite as delicious as a chocolate sandwich cookie, and no name is more synonymous with this cookie style than Oreo. With an ingredient list that includes things like high fructose corn syrup and artificial flavors, though, you’re probably better off leaving these on the shelf. Instead, make your own. It’s easier than you think. Directions: In a bowl, you’ll want to whisk a cup of melted butter and ¾ of a cup of sugar together until they’re combined well. Whisk in a teaspoon of vanilla and 1 cup of melted