You know a cookie is going to be delicious when you see those little black speckles of vanilla bean! Each crunchy, buttery bite of Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies is warmed with creamy vanilla flavor.
Oatmeal Shortbread Cookies are a crispy variation on traditional Scottish shortbread. Oatmeal adds warm, toasty flavor to these buttery treats. Dressed up with chocolate and sprinkles, these pretty cookies are a hit for any occasion.
Lemon Shrewsbury Biscuits have been a popular English cookie for hundreds of years! Lemon zest adds bright citrus flavor to this crisp butter cookie. Embossed with a quick and easy pattern, these beautiful biscuits are ready for a tea party!
Chocolate Shortbread Cookies don’t last long on a cookie tray. With chocolate stripes and sprinkles, this shortbread is alluring! The ultra chocolaty flavor makes these melt in your mouth cookies an instant favorite. They are a great cookie to make ahead, give as gifts, or mail in a care package! Updated from the original December…
I’ve returned home from my two week Bosnian adventure. My friend’s extended family in Bosnia greeted me with warmth and enthusiasm. Though I don’t speak Bosnian and they don’t speak English, we were often able to communicate using only gestures and the wonders of a downloaded Microsoft Translator app (if you travel, it’s a must-have)….
This Monday, February 8, is Chinese New Year. The celebration of the beginning of a new year, according to the lunisolar Chinese calendar, is a significant holiday in countries with large Chinese populations. Happily, there are numerous traditional baked treats for Chinese New Year. Some are specific to only one country, and others can be…
Time saving recipes, like this one for Slice-and- Bake Shortbread, are what you need at the start of the time crunch we refer to as “the holiday season”, a frenzy of cooking and baking and merrymaking that leaves many people frazzled and decidedly unmerry. Let’s enjoy the “happy” in Happy Holidays.