Category: Cookie and Bar Recipes

Recipes for cookies and bars. Recipes include cheesecake brownies, pumpkin bars, Christmas cookies, seven layer bars, and pizzelle.

A legendary chocolate chip cookie bar with a devoted following, Congo Bars are exactly what to bake when you’re craving chocolate, nuts, and coconut. Some might say that nothing else even comes close to how good they are. 

Congo Bars

These darling polka-dotted Tahini Cookies have the texture of shortbread and a perfect, not-too-sweet nutty flavor. They’re guaranteed to captivate even the pickiest cookie lover, so grab a jar of tahini and get baking!

Tahini Cookies

When life hands you lemons, make homemade Lemon Bars; equal parts tart and sweet, these gorgeous little bar cookies are guaranteed to brighten up anybody’s day.

Lemon Bars

These Lemon Cookie Balls are inspired by seasonal lemon-flavored Oreos.  They are made like traditional Oreo Cookie balls but taste lighter and brighter, like lemon cheesecake. These balls require only 3 ingredients, but optional the decorations will add a pop of color to your holiday table!

Lemon Cookie Balls

There’s no cookie more festive and seasonal than colorful Fruitcake Cookies—they’re like little bites of Christmas. Make a batch now, and I promise they’ll be eaten up before you decorate the tree, they’re that good.

Fruitcake Cookies

These delicious Mint Brownies pair a chewy brownie base with cream cheese mint filling and a rich chocolate sauce. And they are so easy to make! The best part, the longer they sit, the chewier they get. But you mind find it difficult to resist eating the whole batch. You've been warned.

Mint Brownies

My Grandma calls these no-bake Peanut Butter Bars “Almost Reese’s” for good reason—they’re as close to the real deal as I’ve ever tasted. They come together in 10 minutes with only 5 ingredients and they’re naturally gluten-free; the only hard part is trying not to eat them all.

No Bake Peanut Butter Bars

When one kind of ginger isn’t enough, add another! These Double Ginger Cookies bake up soft, chewy, and flavorful with no dough to roll out!

Double Ginger Cookies

Cowboy Cookies have a fantastic chew from oatmeal and coconut plus whatever mix-ins you choose. Try my classic combination of chocolate chips and walnuts!

Cowboy Cookies

To make these easy Snickerdoodles, just roll sugar cookie dough in a cinnamon-sugar mixture before flattening and baking. These are great all year round!

Snickerdoodles

An easy Peanut Butter Blossoms cookie recipe. Soft, chewy peanut butter cookies are rolled in sugar, baked, and topped with a single Hershey's kiss!

Peanut Butter Blossoms

An easy recipe for crisp, buttery Linzer Cookies. With almonds in the dough and a sweet raspberry filling, you'll love how delicious these cookies are!

Linzer Cookies

An easy recipe for classic Gingerbread Man cookies. These cookies are equally delicious and adorable, especially when frosted with royal icing.

Gingerbread Man Cookies

My mom's classic Spritz cookies recipe is the only one you need! These tiny cookies are crunchy, sweet, and perfect with a sprinkle of colored sugar.

Spritz Cookies

An easy Pizzelle recipe for the classic Italian cookie. Lightly sweetened and flavored with vanilla or anise, they are perfect for holiday gift-giving!

Pizzelle Recipe

Tender-crisp and buttery, these Thumbprint Cookies can be filled with any jam you love. A class at Christmas, they shine like gems on your cookie plate!

Thumbprint Cookies

Soft and chewy Molasses Cookies just like grandma used to make! These are sweet and spicy with a light sugar coating and plenty of molasses in the dough.

Molasses Cookies

These frosted Christmas Sugar Cookies are my grandma's best recipe, so buttery and sweet! A family favorite. No Christmas is complete without them.

Christmas Sugar Cookies

An easy Rugelach recipe with cream cheese in the dough and a filling of apricots, raisins, and walnuts. You'll love these crispy little cookies!

Rugelach

Classic Seven Layer Bars have 7 layers of sweet, crunchy, and chewy flavors. Studded with walnuts, coconut, and all the chips, these are always a favorite!

Seven Layer Bars

With two layers of chocolate, creamy nougat, peanuts, and plenty of caramel, these Homemade Snickers Bars taste just like the real candy bar - only better!

Homemade Snickers Bars

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