12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Elf on the Shelf Lemon Snap Sugar Cookies Recipe

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These Elf on the Shelf Lemon Snap Sugar cookies are a refreshing variation to the traditional sugar cookie!  This is honestly one of my FAVORITE 12 Days of Christmas Cookies recipes :)   So, without further ado, I'm going to give you the Lemon Snap Sugar Cookies Recipe....and then show you how to make them into Elf ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars

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Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars Foundation Cookies are today's 12 Days of Christmas Cookies recipe!  So pretty and so sweet with a hint of tart with the berries. Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 2 eggs, well beaten 1 cup sugar 3 1/2 cups cake flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup milk 1/2 tsp vanilla Confectioners sugar Raspberry cake/cookie filling In large mixing ...

Vegan Recipe: Chocolate Date Nut Lollipops

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I love the people at BenBella Books, they always send me the best cookbooks.  The latest book I received was Jazzy Vegetarian Classics by Laura Theodore.  Laura puts a vegan twist on American Family favorites.  This book would be a great gift for anyone, not just vegans because the recipes are so good. From the Publisher Classic ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks

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Today's cookie for the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies is a Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks recipe.  A mouthful to say but oh, so very good to eat!! Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 2 eggs, well beaten 1 cup granulated sugar 3 1/2 cups cake flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbs cocoa powder 1/2 cup ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Inspiration from Bing Smart Search #ThisIsBing

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I want to thank Bing Smart Search for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to find some super yummy Christmas Cookies recipes! When I decided I wanted to do the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies feature, I realized quickly I didn't want to just do the cookies that my family has known and loved for ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Covered Cherry Shortbreads

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Today's installment for the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies is Chocolate Covered Cherry Shortbreads !  These are fun and easy to make (oh wait. Most of my recipes are!!) and the kids can totally help!  Their grama loves chocolate covered cherries and she loves cookies so now she can enjoy two of her faves together..and ...

Grinch Cake

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  How fun is this guy?  This Grinch Cake is not only adorable and fun, but  quite simple to create! This is what you'll need. Ingredients: 2 - 8” round cakes (completely cooled then frozen for approximately 30 minutes) 9” cardboard cake base Prepared buttercream frosting (in white) Prepared fondant frosting (in green & red) (Satin Ice. Save yourself the time) Icing bag ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Grinch Cookie Pops Recipe

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You're a mean one, Mister Grinch...you really are a heel!!  Well, he really WAS. But then he "got it" and we all know how the rest of the story goes. Given that the Grinch is one of my most favorite stories of all time, I have a whole lot of Grinch fun for you this ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Apricot Kolache Recipe

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On the third day of Christmas Cookies my true love made for me..... 3 Apricot Kolache Cookies... Bing Smart Search is like this whole new way of finding information, images, recipes and inspiration from any Windows 8.1 device.  With Smart Search, you don't have to open an app or a window, just swipe from the right to ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Candied Pecan Rolled Cookies Recipe

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Chocolate Candied Pecan Rolled Cookies Recipe is up next for our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies.  Chocolate and candied pecans? Yes please!  Bing Smart Search is like this whole new way of finding information, images, recipes and inspiration from any Windows 8.1 device.  With Smart Search, you don't have to open an app or a window, just ...