25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 23 Forever Amber Candy

Forever Amber Candy 1 – 14 oz. pkg. Orange Slice Candy 1 C. Flaked Coconut 1 – can Eagle Brand Milk 1 ½ C. Chopped Pecans Chop candy into small pieces, mix with other ingredients and bake in 9” x 13” pan at 300° for 25 minutes. Cool, shape into balls and roll in powdered […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 20 Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 egg 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/3 cup seedless raspberry jam 1 cup white vanilla baking chips Red or green sugar, if desired Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, butter, egg and flour until […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 20 Holly Cookies

I made these as a kid and LOVED them! Warning if you are going to be making them with kids…hands will turn GREEN! Ingredients: ½ cup butter 30 large marshmallows 1/2 tsp vanilla 1 ½ tsp green food coloring 3 ½ cups corn flakes red cinnamon candies Melt butter and marshmallows, add vanilla and food […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 19 Chewy Molasses Cookies

Today’s Yummy Cookie is a Chewy Molasses cookie! Molasses can be hard to find at the store…check your baking isles or speciality areas. 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 16 Butter Pecan Snowballs

My friend, Amanda, who blogs at Simply Living My Life, sent over todays cookie! Don’t these look wonderful! (They taste great too!) Butter Pecan Snowballs 2 sticks softened butter – unsalted 1/3 cup honey 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 cups flour (all purpose) about 1 1/2 cups crushed pecans (finely crushed) Preheat your oven to […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 15 Divinity

I love divinity! It’s so light and airy! I will say that this is NOT a cookie that you can make alone! You will need help! TRUST ME ON THIS! Divinity 4 cups granulated sugar 1 cup light (not dark) corn syrup 1 cup water 1/4 tsp salt 3 egg whites (room temperature) 1 cup […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 13 Chocolate Nut Revels Cookies

Okay, I’ve never made this cookie…but it sounds wonderful! I think it would be a great one for the nut lover! CHOCOLATE NUT REVELS COOKIES 1 6 oz. pkg. chocolate chips hot water 1 cup chopped pecans 1 cup butter or margarine 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 1 tsp. vanilla 2 cups sifted all […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 11 Monster Cookies

I LOVE these cookies! These are a hit with kids as well! My girls love them and think they are just chocolate chip M&M cookies. I love that they have oatmeal in them! Very filling! MONSTER COOKIES – yields 24 cookies 1 egg 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup white sugar 1/4 tsp. vanilla […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Day 8 Red-Nosed Reindeer Cookies

RED-NOSED REINDEER COOKIES I am making these with my girls this weekend! How cute are they? Shape your favorite Peanut Butter Cookie Dough into 1 1/2″ triangles and place 3″ apart on cookie sheets. Bake according to recipe. While the cookies are still warm, push a mini chocolate covered pretzel on each side to resemble […]

25 Days of Christmas Cookies Day 7 Peanut Butter Buckeyes

Today’s recipe is a fun, and yummy one! PEANUT BUTTER BUCKEYES 3/4 cup peanut butter 3 cups powdered sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/4 tsp. vanilla extract 3 whole graham crackers, pulverized into crumbs 2 cups chocolate chips Line a cookie sheet with waxed paper. Mix first 5 ingredients in large bowl (mixture will look […]