Archive for Simple

Christmas Cookies 2014

My office does an annual cookie exchange where everyone brings in a few dozen cookies then we go around the conference table merry-go-round style picking up cookies until they’re all gone. There is literally no element of competition to this activity, but I still need…

Continue reading

Initials & Alphabet Cookies

It’s your turn to bring snacks at day care, but snacks are alphabet themed… and you got stuck with the letter Q. If you’re not too keen on bringing a vat of queso to pre-k, check out these Q cookies I whipped up for my…

Continue reading

Batman Birthday Sugar Cookies

NANANANANANANANA BIRTHDAAAAY! These Batman cookies were made as favors for a 7th birthday party.

Continue reading

Christmas Cookie Platter 2013

For Christmas 2013, my cookie efforts all went towards my work cookie exchange. Basically, everyone brings in a bunch of cookies, then brings home everyone else’s cookies. Unfortunately, that means I did not get to eat nearly as many of these as I might have…

Continue reading

Christmas Cookie Platter 2012

I might have gone a little crazy this year. On the left platter: Chocolate Chip Cookie Stuffed Oreos (I know right – ridiculous) Chocolate Chip Cookies Triple Chip Chocolate Chunk Cookies Snickerdoodles On the right tray: Sugar Cookie Christmas Trees Cranberry Almond Biscotti Oatmeal Craisin…

Continue reading

Christmas Cookie Platter 2011

  This was my first year doing a Christmas cookie platter for our holiday party! The yellow stars, candy canes, snowflakes, Christmas trees and snowmen were all made using my normal sugar cookie recipe. Underneath (barely pictured) are pumpkin toffee Rolo cookies from Picky Palate…

Continue reading

Halloween Bats and Ghosts

OK, ignore the little cupcakes (I didn’t make them) and the pumpkins (a sad attempt at creating orange frosting without food coloring)… how cute are the little ghosts and bats?!  

Continue reading

Simple Snowflake Sugar Cookies

  These simple blue and white snowflakes were my very first foray into sugar cookie decorating and, let’s be honest, they’re thoroughly mediocre. I left the icing super runny and kind of just spread it on, and the runnyness continued with the white accents. Happily,…

Continue reading