Molasses and Spice Cookies

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Iced Molasses Cookies

by on April 15, 2010 · 12 comments


Sorry this post is late. I made the cookies this morning, went to the store, then came back to find I didn’t have Internet access. I don’t know about you, but my blood boils when that happens and I get edgy. It’s hard to imagine that years ago, I couldn’t log on to a computer […]


Published on April 15, 2010
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Flu-Fighter Cookies

by on September 22, 2009 · 20 comments

flu fighter cookies

Last week Therese sent me the perfect recipe for this dark and rainy day – “Flu Fighter Cookies” from Food Network magazine. I hadn’t received my issue at that point, but it arrived yesterday, so with the original copy in hand, I made a batch. According to the magazine, these cookies will help fight off […]


Published on September 22, 2009
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Molasses Cookies With Baked On Frosting

by on February 12, 2009 · 13 comments

molasses cookies with baked on frosting

This recipe was adapted from the All-New Blue Ribbon Cookbook and I chose it because a) the main fat is shortening and I wanted to try the Spectrum and b) it has an interesting baked on frosting made with margarine, flour and hot water – no sugar. I was skeptical as to whether it …


Published on February 12, 2009
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Big Soft Ginger Cookies

by on March 17, 2008 · 25 comments

Chewy Ginger Cookies

I needed an assortment of cookies for tomorrow’s luncheon, and since I already did lava cookies and brownies. I decided to make the third cookie non-chocolate. This recipe is based on one by Carol Walter, though I made a few changes — my favorite being the cayenne pepper. It adds more zip to the cookies, but […]


Published on March 17, 2008
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molasses cookies

I’m fighting off a bug and decided to go with something easy today. This molasses cookie is similar to one I found on Vegweb. The original version had a a different name, but I changed the name to something more appropriate. I added metric equivalents for those of you in other countries. Hopefully I got […]


Published on December 28, 2007