• January 14, 2015 • Cookies, Dessert

    Finikia (Greek Honey Cookies)

    These days, I very rarely buy store-bought cookies. Firstly, my youngest daughter is allergic to tree nuts and I never take a risk with her.  Secondly, I love the kids’ excitement with making cookies and want them to look back on...

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  • December 18, 2014 • Cookies, Dessert

    Ice Cream Scoop Sugar Cookies

      We are in holiday cookie baking mode at our house and these Ice Cream Scoop Sugar Cookies were a huge hit! I made them for my sister-in-law’s wedding last weekend and had so much fun to dressing them up with icing and sprinkles to...

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  • November 26, 2014 • Cookies, Dessert

    Hershey’s Pumpkin Spice Kiss Cookies

    These Pumpkin Spice Kiss Cookies are soft, light, and the perfect combination of sweet Thanksgiving flavors. They’ll also look adorable on your dessert table, especially since they’re bite-sized.  It’s a win, win recipe...

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  • September 3, 2014 • Cookies, Dessert

    Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies

    Rainbow sprinkle cookies are for everyone. They make my kids light up with excitement and even I can’t turn away from them.  Not only that, but they are so easy to make that you really don’t need to buy the store mix.  Just...

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  • April 10, 2014 • Cookies, Dessert, Greek Food

    Koulourakia: Greek Easter Cookies

    This recipe for Greek Easter Cookies, or Koulourakia as we call them in Greek, comes from my Thea (aunt) Aleka’s kitchen.   Among her many talents, Thea Aleka is the most talented baker.  She is always inventing and reinventing...

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  • August 19, 2013 • Babies, Toddlers & Kids, Cookies, Dessert, Uncategorized

    Thumbprint Sugar Cookies

    I was searching through my Great-Grandmother’s recipe box and came across a fabulous “crisp sugar cookie” recipe.  I substituted applesauce for eggs and transformed the sugar cookies into thumbprints.   I also added...

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