Try Our Cookie Recipe Quiz!
Have a few minutes? Want to know if you're more like an
oatmeal cookie or a black and white cookie?
Take the cookie quiz!
Have a little fun today!
Cookie Pops! An easy,
delicious treat anytime!
cookies are a great treat for the kids when headed to the pool this
summer. They provide energy as well as a sweet dessert for the
kids after playing!
chip cookie recipe has been updated with step by step
pictures to help during the baking process. I hope you like
the new format! Happy Baking!
have posted a
chocolate no bake cookie recipe for
you to enjoy. Use this cookie recipe when you want some fun
cooking time with the kids.
peanut butter cookie recipe now has
step by step pictures. These are great treats for your kids as
after school treats. You can even try our
no bake peanut butter cookie recipe
if you're short on baking time!
About Cookies . . .
Americans call them cookies, and the English call them biscuits.
The Spanish call them galletas. The Germans call them kels.
No matter what they are called, cookies are a favorite snack food
everywhere, and there is definitely not a shortage of wonderful
cookie recipes. This site features a few tried and true
classic cookie recipes that our family really enjoys.
People enjoy eating cookies, some even on a daily basis, but have
you ever wondered just who came up with the first cookie recipe?
The first cookies in history were nothing more than miniature cakes
used to test oven temperatures before the baker cooked the final
cake. These miniature cakes were called "koekje" which means
little cookie in Dutch. As time went by "koekje" morphed into
the word we recognize today as cookie.
Early cookies were known as tea cakes to Americans since some of
them were derived from the English tea cakes. Our
cookies clearly resemble the Scottish shortbreads of early history.
It makes no difference where they came from, but rest assured every
country has a favorite cookie recipe of its very own. For
Americans and Canadians, the cookie recipe of choice is
Be sure and try all of the
easy cookie recipes listed on this site.
They add a little bit of fun to our every day lives, and they are
very yummy cookie recipes! Our
no bake cookies are
the ultimate easy cookie recipe.
Read more about the
history of cookies and learn how
these tasty little treats were transformed from early tiny cakes
into the cookies of today!
The 4th of July is quickly approaching so be
prepared with our
July 4th holiday cookies.
Give the recipes a try early so you'll know what to expect!
You'll also have a treat now!
Best Cookie Recipes to Bake at Home
Find out new ways to
delicious treats with friends and family.
Learn a few new ways to enjoy this May 15th holiday by reading our article all about
National Chocolate Chip Day!