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Happy 4th of July!

It’s been a little hectic around my house lately, but I wanted to take the time to wish all of you a wonderful holiday weekend! Here is hoping your Independence Day celebration includes lots of great food, relaxing with family and friends, and good fireworks!  I know I can’t wait for my family’s cookout. I […]

Lemon Cookies

I have been wanting to try these cookies! Lemon Cookies Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup white sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon lemon zest 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sliced almonds Directions: Preheat oven […]

Scottish Shortbread Cookies

As you probably know by my post about tea, I love shortbread cookies. Well I found a good recipe and wanted to share it with all of you. I cannot believe how simple, yet how delicious these are. I gave my niece a sandwich bag of them and told her to share with my mother. […]

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sorry, it’s been so long since I’ve posted. The Sci-Regency series is keeping me busy. And though my mind is filled with Regency edict, dreamy gentlemen, and a rough highlander at the moment, there is always time for cookies!  I love to bake.  So, with the holiday season coming up, I thought I’d share a […]

Chewy Coconut Cookies

I made these yesterday because I was out of chocolate chips and my youngest was dying for some cookies. They turned out really well.  Nice taste.  Like a butter cookie with a little extra. Chewy Coconut Cookies Ingredients 1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon baking soda ¼ teaspoon salt ½ cup butter ½ cup packed brown sugar ½ cup white sugar 1 egg ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 1 ⅓ cups flaked […]