Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Sandwich Cookies

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies filled with eggless chocolate chip peanut butter cookie dough filling www.lemonsforlulu.com

 Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies filled with egg-free Peanut Butter Cookie Dough! I spent an inordinate amount of time during my high school years driving around in a bright orange Ford Bronco.  My best friend was at the wheel and I was usually co-pilot.  We weren’t bad teenagers, we were just bored.  So we drove around and around and around.  We drove past friend’s houses, boy’s houses, searched for parties, and then … Continue reading →

Lemon Greek Easter Cookies {Koulourakia}

Lemon Greek Easter Cookies www.lemonsforlulu.com

I have been compensated for this post.  However all opinions expressed are my own.  Sweet little cookies just in time for Easter! Rich, buttery Easter cookies with a hint of fresh lemon!  These cookies are perfect for dunking into your coffee or tea! My Greek family does things a little differently for Easter.  No, we don’t break plates and spray Windex over everything, but we do have traditions that are all our own.  It never occurred to me … Continue reading →

Cherry Thumbprint Kiss Cookies

Cherry thumbprint cookies with a simple vanilla filling and Hershey’s Kisses! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Thumbprint cookies made with chopped cherries and filled with a vanilla filling!  A Hershey’s Kiss candy rests right in the middle! My son’s Lego addiction has become quite tiresome.  At first it was cute.  My husband and I encouraged this little hobby.  Lego’s are creative and intelligent.  They require coordination and concentration, perfect for a little boy.  But as the years went on (and money was spent), we realized this little hobby … Continue reading →

Chocolate Dipped Cherry Meringues

Sweet little meringue cookies flavored with maraschino cherries and then dipped in chocolate. www.lemonsforlulu.com

Light and airy meringue cookies with a hint of cherry flavor!   Each crisp little meringue  is dipped in decadent dark chocolate to make these an extra special treat! The kids of today have no idea how lucky they are.  They have the best birthday parties.  With a simple phone call (and a chunk of money) your child, along with his closest friends can be indulged and entertained in any manner you choose.  They can … Continue reading →

Eggnog Sugar Cookies

Cake like sugar cookies with spiced eggnog buttercream. www.lemonsforlulu.com

Cake-like sugar cookies iced with spiced eggnog buttercream! Nothing says “happy holidays” quite like screeching violins.  My 4th grader’s orchestra had a holiday extravaganza.  It was her first time playing in front of a live audience.  Actually, that’s not true, her family has been her live audience for quite some time.  It’s always so sweet to see how excited all the students are to be performing.  You know in their minds they sound like … Continue reading →

Chocolate Chip Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies and A Last Minute Christmas Shopping Giveaway!

Red velvet crinkle cookies with mini chips! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Sweet little red velvet crinkle cookies filled with mini chocolate chips!  Just in time for the holidays! “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”!  Unless you have more things to accomplish than time allows!  I looked at the calendar and it was December 1st, I blink and it’s December 17th!  Holy heck, did that happen? I still need a few gifts.  The gifts I HAVE, need to be wrapped.    I don’t … Continue reading →

Tiramisu Sandwich Cookies

Espresso chocolate cookies held together with a Kahlua and mascarpone filling. www.lemonsforlulu.com

All the flavors of Tiramisu in little sandwich cookies! I was a bit disappointed when the beginning of December came around and we didn’t have a Christmas tree.  It was that late Thanksgiving that threw everything off.  It’s not as though I HAVE to have our tree up by the beginning of December, it’s just that if you’re going to go through all that work to put it up, you want to enjoy it for as long as possible. Each year we get a live … Continue reading →

Gingerbread Oreo Cookie Balls

Gingerbread Oreo Cookie Balls. www.lemonsforlulu.com

Only 3 ingredients are needed to make these festive and fun Gingerbread Oreo Cookie Balls!          I had a brush with fate the other day.  I went to Walmart  in search of a certain gift.  I don’t normally shop at Walmart so I was a little disoriented.  I wandered around aimlessly taking in the Christmas merchandise when I spotted Gingerbread flavored golden Oreos.  I stood there transfixed, I had to have … Continue reading →

Buckeye Brownie Cookies

Soft brownie cookies with peanut butter in the middle! www.lemonsforlulu.com

I’m so excited to be participating in “Take a Bite of My State Cookie EGGs-change”  sponsored by the Ohio Poultry Association! Chocolate cookies with a perfect peanut butter center!  A new, quick version of Buckeye Peanut Butter Balls! ( An Ohio favorite)     We are rapidly approaching the end of the year.  It’s time to think about those little things called “resolutions”.  Each January, I sort of think … Continue reading →