Frosted Soft Sugar Cookies

Frosted Soft Sugar Cookies

Most people who know me will tell you I am not a big fan of Halloween. Sure, I love the excuse for purchasing massive amounts of candy sans guilt of any kind; the warmly-glowing light of jack-o-lanterns, which in some cases have really intricate artistic designs; and when kids go door-to-door trick-or-treating and seeing all [...]

Maple Cookie Sandwiches

Maple Cookie Sandwiches

Welcome Fall! How many of us have been waiting for this season to arrive since at least August? I know I’m not the only one to have a special fondness for this beautiful season of crimson and gold colors. Some of my baker friends have been ready to embrace the change of season and have [...]

Funfetti Madeleines

Funfetti Madeleines

It’s Father’s Day and I can’t believe we are onto the last two weeks of the month of June. Summer is here and Minnesota is abloom in all its emerald green leafy goodness, with a canopy of shade trees lining the streets, gardens full of leaves and flowers, and lake season in full swing. Summer [...]