Graduation Cookies

I have been longing for an excuse . . . It’s true. I have been looking for justification to waste some time. Oh yeah.  Some money too . . . I love those beautiful cookies that look as if the cookie maker has spent hours, days, maybe weeks to make. The royal icing kind. My oldest daughter just finished middle… Read More

Beautiful cookies begin with Royal Icing

Have you ever seen beautiful cookies almost too pretty to eat?  Then, after being mesmerized by the detail and beauty (and insane amount of work) of the cookies,  had that small little thought . . . HOW DID THEY DO THAT???? Royal Icing.  Yep.  That’s the secret and here’s the skinny on royal icing! If you have ever worked with… Read More

Chewy Chocolate Coconut Cookies ~ yum!

I love coconut I love chocolate Chewy chocolate coconut cookies Did I mention I love coconut? I worked on this fabulous recipe today, and then ate so many I had to skip supper! lol I was salivating as I was making these cookies, and  decided to add something I love . . . coconut.  Mmm. Now some folks might find… Read More