Category Cooking

Christmas Treats with Cindy Flores Martinez

I love to bake, but I often make healthy desserts. Ingredients like coconut oil, coconut palm sugar, oats, all-natural peanut butter, fruit, and even vegetables are all part of my recipes. The other day, I saw a recipe for beet brownies. You use a half cup of cooked beets in the mix. The mere thought […]

Christmas Treats with LeeAnn Sontheimer Murphy

As I celebrate Christmas, one of my traditions is to spend time in the kitchen cooking up traditional recipes, family favorites, making candy, and baking cookies.  The first holiday recipe I learned to make was old fashioned sugar cookies, cut into Christmas tree and Santa shapes.  We always frosted them in bright Christmas colors.  I […]

Christmas Treats with Lisa Orchard

Lorna Doone Dessert 1 package Lorna Doone cookies crushed Add melted butter to cookies (this is the crust so add as much butter as you prefer; about ¼ to ½ of a stick) 1 7 oz Chocolate chips 2T Sugar 2-1/2 T water 4 egg yolks 1 teas. Vanilla 4 egg whites Crush Lorna Doone […]

Christmas Treats with Kim Bowman

I Suck at Making Christmas Cookies Sigh…it’s true. I’m not too shabby in the kitchen when it comes to making almost anything. I make the majority of my cakes from scratch, and I even, thanks to my wonderful mother-in-law, make homemade noodles. But for the LIFE of me, I cannot make cookies! They turn out resembling […]

Christmas Treats with Patricia Kiyono

  Walnut Refrigerator Cookies 1 cup margarine 2 cups packed brown sugar 1 teaspoons vanilla 2 eggs 3-1/2 cups sifted flower 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup finely chopped nuts 1 cup finely chopped candied cherries (optional)   Cream margarine, sugar, and vanilla until fluffy. Add eggs and mix well Sift together […]

Christmas Treats with J.Q. Rose

When the recipe card has food stains on it, you know it’s been around for a while and it has to be good. No Bake Cookies 1/2 c margarine 2 c sugar 1/2 c cocoa 1/2 c milk 1/2 c peanut butter 1 tsp vanilla 3 c oatmeal Combine sugar, cocoa, milk, butter in pan. […]

Christmas Treats with Kathy Bosman

These are amazing choc-chip cookies – they always turn out great. I’m crazy about simple recipes. Easy Choc-chip Cookies Ingredients: 2 ¼ cups white flour 1 tsp bicarb 1 tsp salt 1 cup butter 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 1 cup chocolate chips   Method: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (or […]