• Cookies

    Lime Meltaway Cookies Have Me Dreaming of Spring

    This week the temperatures here have been wonderful. We went from -31 C to 2 C which felt like we could be outside working on our tans. The warmer temperatures felt so nice, and I’m sure they will only be here for a short time, seeing as we are only in February. When I was on my citrus kick a few weeks ago I came across these Lime Meltaway Cookies, which are essentially lime shortbread cookies, and I knew I had to try them out. These cookies have such a great citrus taste from the fresh lime juice and zest in the cookie as well as the icing. These would…

  • Cookies,  Holiday

    It Wouldn’t Be Christmas Without Whipped Shortbread Cookies

    I make these cookies every year at Christmas, and I always love how they taste! I love the way they melt in your mouth and taste little pieces of buttery goodness. The trick to making great shortbread is to whip the butter and sugar until it’s almost white. I use this tip with most of the cookies I make, the cookies turn out better. These cookies are the perfect addition to your holiday baking, and they make a perfect gift as well. I hope everyone is enjoying the Holiday baking as much as I am! INGREDIENTS 2 cups butter 1 cup sugar 4 cups flour 1/4 cup cornstarch   DIRECTIONS…