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February 24, 2016

Lemon Cookies with a Lemon Glaze

I searched high and low for just the right lemon cookie recipe. I wanted something simple yet delicious and full of lemon flavor. I found it and the kids in my last cooking class agreed. It was yummy.
This recipe came from Chefs in Training website.

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December 23, 2014

Nancy's Christmas cutout cookie recipe

This is another cookie recipe that was provided at our girl's scuba club cookie swap. We each brought 2 dozen of our favorite cookie to swap and at the end, we all went home with an abundant variety of new cookies on our tray.

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Cream Cheese Brownie Cookies

Another favorite to add to my Christmas Cookie list. Thanks to the girl's scuba club, (we're called the TIPSEA MERMAIDS), for providing this recipe. It was yummy.

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December 19, 2014

My Favorite Christmas cookies

My mom always baked cookies for the holidays and so did my husband's mom. He has his favorites and I have mine, now we have our favorites together. Every year I bake cookies adding a little of his and a little of mine to create sweet memories for us both.

I decided to extend this tradition and start one with my friends. For our annual Scuba diving club Christmas party, everyone was asked to bring 2 dozen of their favorite cookie for a cookie swap. It was a hit and now I have a few new favorite recipes.

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January 20, 2014

Ginger Molasses Cookies

I love the peppery flavor of ginger, a root from a tropical plant. While dried ground ginger is very different from the fresh form, both add intense wonderful flavor.

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October 06, 2013

Nut Balls

My Dad’s Favorite Christmas Cookie
My mom made them every year when I was growing up. Now I make them every year for Dennis.

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January 23, 2012

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you like Almond Joys you'll love these cookies. Remember to eat them warm right out of the oven with a tall glass of milk

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December 28, 2011

Magic Cookie Bars

This recipe is an all time favorite recipe from Eagle Brand's dessert collection. They remind me of Christmas time, always on the dessert tray

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July 19, 2010

Vanilla Bean Shortbread

This is the best shortbread recipe I have ever had. I found it in the May 2009 edition of cooking Light magazine. Not only is it fabulous tasting but it has half the butter that most other shortbread recipes have. The butter is replaced with vegetable oil.

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