Tag: christmas cookies

Chewy Molasses Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Chewy Molasses Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

It just wouldn’t be Christmas without baking chewy molasses cookies. When I think of Christmas and the holidays in general, I think of the exact smell of these cookies. While they’re not gingerbread, they are a close relative and they make your house smell so 

Gluten-Free Ricotta Cookies {Gluten-Free}

Gluten-Free Ricotta Cookies {Gluten-Free}

Italian ricotta cookies are another throwback to my childhood. Italian ricotta cookies are another staple at our annual family Christmas party, along with chocolate peanut butter balls and M&M cookies. Ricotta cookies are known for being moist and tender, almost like a little piece of 

Healthier Peanut Butter Blossoms

Healthier Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut butter blossoms are a staple at Christmas parties and cookie exchanges. I’ve also heard through the grapevine that peanut butter blossoms are one of Santa’s favorite cookies ;). Keeping along the theme of healthify-ing (trademarking that term now!) classic Christmas cookies, these healthier peanut 

Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Chocolate peanut butter balls are THE cornerstone of my family’s annual holiday gatherings (we get together A LOT). These are my favorite cookies, and have been since I was a small child. Every year we make these, and every year they are gone within hours! 

M&M Cookies

M&M Cookies

Christmas is just around the corner, and it’s time to prepare by baking LOTS of cookies :). You are probably reading this thinking M&M cookies? This recipe is well known! It is…but there’s a twist here. Instead of using butter, this recipe utilizes extra light