Linzer Cookies

I was supposed to join two friends for a cookie baking party before Christmas but the weather in Vancouver, though beautiful and white, ruined our plans. The roads were just too slippery and the snow too heavy to travel. I was planning on making traditional German linzer cookies with them and I had pre-made the … Continue reading Linzer Cookies


Frosted Snowfall Gingerbread Cookies

I've made this gingerbread cookie recipe before and it's now a firm favourite because the cookies are soft, yet chewy. Traditional gingerbread tends to be doughy and goes stale quickly, while other recipes for ginger cookies yield rock solid biscuits. So, if you like chewy cookies, then this is a holiday recipe to try! This … Continue reading Frosted Snowfall Gingerbread Cookies

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Experiment

Now, I have a tried-and-tested secret (sorry) recipe for chocolate chip cookies. It isn't anything special, but I will say that it involves oats and a particular ratio of white and brown sugar. But, the cookies I normally make are the flat, chewy sort of chocolate chip cookies and the other day I was craving … Continue reading The Chocolate Chip Cookie Experiment