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lemon cookies

Today’s cookies resulted from an attempt to use up half a box of lemon flavored instant pudding mix. I made a half batch using the 1.7 oz of remaining pudding mix and liked the cookies so much I went to the store for more lemon pudding mix!  I can’t wait to serve these to my […]


Published on June 21, 2014
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Iced Lemon Sugar Cookies

by on May 23, 2014 · 2 comments

Iced Lemon Cookies

I made these as an excuse to try a new brand of organic butter.  Normally I would have used the store brand or Land o’ Lakes, but the cash register spit out a free coupon for the organic kind, and since butter is more expensive than ever these days, I was pretty happy to redeem […]


Published on May 23, 2014
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Creamy Lemon Triangles

by on August 4, 2008 · 15 comments

lemon triangle

When I first saw this recipe in the June 2008 Every Day Food, I said “Ah Ha, Every Day Food! You are not fooling me!” I knew right away that the “creamy lemon bar” was really key lime pie made with lemons instead of lime in bar cookie form. It was brilliant, …


Published on August 4, 2008
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Lemony Sage and Basil-Flecked Cookies

by on April 29, 2008 · 7 comments

Lemon  Basil Cookies

I mentioned this recipe a few months ago, but at the time, my sage wasn’t doing so well and I didn’t have a basil plant. Now that the herb garden is in full bloom and I have some healthy sage and basil, these cookies were an easy choice. Janice Elder created this recipe for a […]


Published on April 29, 2008
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White Chocolate Chunk Lemon Cookies

by on February 20, 2008 · 8 comments


Today’s cookie is based on a recipe from Wendy Gaynor, who owns a cookie shop in New York City. It’s a variation on her “Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies” recipe, which can be found in this old Times article. But this is the lemon variation, and I got it from Lisa Ernst. Interestingly, Lisa doesn’t love white chocolate, but […]


Published on February 20, 2008
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Lemony Sage & Basil Cookies

by on January 22, 2008 · 9 comments

Cute little Brownies selling cookies

I was a little worried we’d be up to our ears in Girl Scout Cookies and that I’d have to make loads and loads of Ice Box Cakes, Thin Mint Crusted Pies, and Girl Scout Cookie Trifles. Not the case. Fuzz and her pal AK stood in front of Sam’s Wholesale Club Saturday night and […]


Published on January 22, 2008