Pistachio Cranberry White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Pistachio & Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

The name of this cookie may be a mouthful but y our mouth will love these cookies! Today I am participating in a fun Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap which was hosted by Julie Espy of White Lights on Wednesday who puts together all those amazing roundup posts here on the blog.  I chose one of my favorite Christmas cookies and gave that recipe to another blogger and then they gave me one of their favorite cookie recipes.  We then make each other’s recipe!  Lucky me got matched up with Aubrey [Continue Reading…]

25 Cookie Exchange Recipes

25 Cookie Exchange Recipe on our Homebased Mom

Apple Cider Buttons from White Lights on Wednesday Cake Batter Chocolate Chip Cookies from Sally’s Baking Addiction Caramel Stuffed Ginger Molasses Cookies from Ari’s Menu Chewy Chocolate Oreo Truffle Cookies from Made to Be a Momma Chocolate Dipped Macaroons from Something Swanky Chocolate Kiss Powder Puff Cookies from Averie Cooks Pierre Hermé’s Chocolate Sablés from MBAKES Chocolate Sprinkle Cookies from Created by Diane Cranberry Bliss Cookies from Gimme Some Oven Danish Butter Cookies from Wallflower Girl Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies from Your Homebased Mom Funfetti Cookie Sandwiches with Marshmallow Filling from [Continue Reading…]

Sour Cream Cookies


Welcome to Jill of One Good Thing Jillee.  If you haven’t visited her blog before you are in for a treat.  Not only does she have great recipes but all kinds of amazing tips, trick and techniques you need!  After checking out Jill’s blog  to enter to win a Blendtec Blender be sure to stop by and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! It never fails, this time of year I get requests from friends and neighbors for my recipe for “those delicious soft sugar [Continue Reading…]

Christmas Snickerdoodles

Christmas Snickerdoodles

Christmas Snickerdoodles are the perfect way to dress up a holiday cookie plate.  Same delicious snickerdoodle cookie you love, just with a holiday flair!   One of my boy’s favorite cookies when they were growing up were Snickerdoodles. Whenever we had a house full of teenage boys there was always a batch or two of snickerdoodles around to be enjoyed! They were the perfect snack while playing Halo, which was the game of choice for my boys. When it comes to the holidays though a snickerdoodle is a little boring. At [Continue Reading…]

Mini Chocolate Drizzle Cookies


Welcome to Jessica Erin from Stuck on Sweet!  I am so excited about her recipe and can’t wait to try it out!  I love mini cookies and these are so pretty drizzled in chocolate.  Be sure to visit Stuck On Sweet to enter to win a Blendtec Blender and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! Hello Everyone! This is Jessica Erin from Stuck On Sweet and I am so excited to be part of the Handmade Holidays Series: Bake, Craft, Sew for the [Continue Reading…]

Minty Triple Chocolate Cookies


Welcome To Aimme of AimeeBroussard.com.  I have never met Aimee but I am an admirer of her blog – be sure you pay her and visit and check out her beautiful work and while you are there enter to win  Blendtec Blender and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! ! Hi, friends! I’m Aimee. I’m the owner of Kitchen Spirit, author of The Traveling Apron Cookbook, and blogger at AimeeBroussard.com (so original, I know but all the good names were taken). I’m delighted to [Continue Reading…]

Eggless Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough & Printable

eggless cookie dough

Welcome to Melanie from Reasons to Skip the Housework today  I am excited about her recipe because it is for eggless cookie dough and I have several friends who are allergic to eggs. And she’s got a cute printable for you!  I also love the idea of giving cookie dough instead of cookies as a holiday gift then people can bake them up when they want them and have a hot, fresh cookie.  Be sure to visit Melanie at her blog to enter to win a Blendtec Blender then check out what Mique and Cindy are [Continue Reading…]

Peppermint Double Chocolate Cookies


Welcome Laura of Pink Cake Plate to the blog today.  Although we have never met in person I know we would get along well since she is a fan of cake plates too!  She is also a woman after my own heart because she has a yummy recipe for peppermint cookies  for you!   Be sure to visit her over at her blog to enter to win a Blendtec Blender and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! Hi Y’All, Laura here from Pink Cake Plate! [Continue Reading…]

Snowball Cookies

Snowball Cookies

Snowball Cookies are delicious and a holiday favorite at our house. The best part though is what is waiting for you once you bite into it! Hard to believe it is November 10th!  Yikes!  One good thing about it though is that it is our monthly Creative Blog Hop.  When I was told the theme for this  month was Snowflakes I was a little stumped. I really couldn’t think of a recipe that used snowflakes!  But then I remembered one of my favorite Christmas cookies I have been making for years [Continue Reading…]