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Gramma's Date Squares

A date filled bar with a chewy oatmeal crust. This is my grandmother's recipe, which my whole family loves.

Author: Mai Forrester

Cream Cheese Kolacky

The dough for these cookies is what makes them exceptional. I always quadruple this recipe for the holidays. Most popular fillings are peach, apricot, raspberry and date. Use your imagination! This year...

Author: MBMCD

Butter Tarts

Old family recipe from my daughter-in-laws family in southern Mississippi. It is very good.

Author: Barbara

Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies

I created these after a trip up north to Traverse City, Michigan's Cherry Festival. Wonderful with their dried cherries! A big hit wherever I take them!

Author: Pat B.

Buckeye Balls II

These are chocolate-covered balls of peanut butter and confectioners' sugar.

Author: Allison O'Brien

Puffed Wheat Squares

A traditional Canadian treat! Soft and chewy and chocolaty!

Author: The Schmidts

Matrimonial Date Squares

Delicious! This favorite recipe has been passed down in the family for many years. It has lots of date filling and can be stored in the refrigerator for a week.

Author: symyee

Grandmother's Matrimonial Squares

My grandmother has made this recipe for years, and now that she can no longer do this herself, I have taken over the family tradition of preparing this great dessert. I hope you enjoy it as much as we...

Author: Ceccilia Keen

Anzac Biscuits I

Traditional recipe from Australia and New Zealand. Associated with the joint public holiday (ANZAC Day) to commemorate the Gallipoli landings during WW1.

Author: Sharon McAllister

Texas Sheet Cake Cookies

This is the cookie version of the fudgy, chocolaty goodness that is a Texas sheet cake. Make sure to frost these cookies while both the cookies, and the frosting, are still warm--because this frosting...

Author: Kim

Dream Bars II

This is an old time South Dakota recipe. Cocoa is an optional ingredient. This recipe is made in two parts.


Chocolate Chip Chunk Cookies

This is my recipe that won the local Wal*Mart Cookie Bake Off in Napoleon, Ohio this year.

Author: Pam Roth

Easy Buckeye Bars

The traditional Ohio treat now made easier in bar form.


Best Date Squares Ever

These rich tasting squares use less sugar than other recipes but you would never know it. Bring squares to room temperature to serve, about 15 minutes.

Author: Suzanne Poynter

Chocolate Teddy Bear Cookies

Cookies shaped like teddy bears.

Author: Debra Battista

Easy Nanaimo Bars

This is a popular cookie bar in Canada. This is however only one of many variations on this recipe.


Cherry Nanaimo Bars

A great twist on the classic Nanaimo bar, these no-bake cherry Nanaimo bars are loved by my whole family.

Author: Glenda Roache Groom

Black and White Cookies I

New York black and white deli cookies.

Author: Mary Jane

Australian Federation Biscuits

This year is the Centenary of Federation of Australia, and this recipe was provided by the great-granddaughter of Henry and Isabella Parkes (your equivalent of a first lady). In Australia, we call them...


Amish Cookies

This recipe is used by the Amish in the Midwest...around Wisconsin and Iowa.

Author: Alice Hoff

Moravian Christmas Cookies


Author: ARBethany

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love making these cookies around Christmas and Valentine's day. They look so pretty and taste so rich of chocolate.

Author: Chef V

Chocolate Chip and Coconut Lunchbox Cookies

A very decadent cookie with chocolate chips and coconut to make an energy snack for any time of the day.

Author: Cheerios

Crispy Ginger Biscuits

Great for tea parties. Crisp without being crumbly. Uses crystallized rather than fresh or preserved ginger.

Author: ElaineDale

Double Chocolate Chip Cookies with Peppermint

A variation on the classic chocolate chip recipe, these cookies have bittersweet chocolate chips and pieces of soft-cut peppermint candy added to them, as well as the traditional semi-sweet. They're quite...

Author: Stacy

Sunshine Coast Style Nanaimo Bars

Nanaimo bars with a blackberry twist; they take a while to be ready to eat, but are well worth the wait.


Nebraska Raisin Bars

This is an OLD farm recipe from Nebraska. You can substitute your favorite nuts for the walnuts in this recipe.

Author: Juanita

Stephen's Chocolate Chip Cookies

I created this recipe for my father on his birthday. It contains lots of different chocolates and nuts. Thanks Dad for sending me to cookie baking school at the San Francisco Culinary Academy! This one...

Author: Wendy Peppel

Quick Lemon Crisps

This recipe was given to me years ago while visiting an aunt in Iowa. It is so easy that even my sister who can't bake to save her life, got them to turn out.

Author: v monte

One and a Half Minute Cookies

I got this recipe from a father of one of my Girl Scouts in Mississippi in 1973. It's a favorite at my house and the Girl Scout is now the mother of my four grandchildren. Enjoy!

Author: Dorothy Hodges

Sugared Black Raspberry Tea Cookies

Petite, crunchy, black raspberry filled thumbprints, dipped in granulated sugar, and studded with miniature chocolate chips. These cookies freeze well.

Author: Jennifer

Orange Lunch Box Cookies

A jazzed up sugar cookie from the Maine Woods.

Author: dschecht

Mrs. P's Biscotti

This was given to me by my very best friend; it's her mother's recipe, and a wonderful basic biscotti recipe. Very rarely do I make them the same way twice. You can add dried cherries, cranberries, walnuts,...

Author: debbie eckstein

Grandma Chase's Nanaimo Bars

Different from other Nanaimo recipes, it contains NO coconut. It was given to my mother in the 1970's by her mother-in-law.

Author: Jessica Jolley

Buffalo Chip Cookies

My mom made these cookies when I was growing up. They're called Buffalo Chip Cookies because of their big size. I hope you enjoy them as much as I have.

Author: Dawn R. Scott

Mississippi Tea Cakes


Author: prissycat

Mississippi Mud Brownies

My mother jokes that if she had a nickel for every pan of these she's made, she'd be wealthy! They are so rich, so sweet, and so good! Cut in small squares.

Author: prissycat

Rose Petal Cookies

These cookies feature both rose water and dried rose petals for a delicate rose flavor and pretty pink flecks in each bite.

Author: Diana Moutsopoulos

Best Whole Wheat Chocolate Chippers

In search of an all whole wheat cookie recipe, I created this one. My family gives it rave reviews!

Author: 1335ANNI

Chocolate Cookie Nanaimo Bars

No-bake, with three layers of yumminess: a somewhat chewy cookie bottom, vanilla frosting middle, and chocolate top layer. Everyone loves these.

Author: KEDY

Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Cookies

Delicious chocolate chip cookies with a spicy nip.

Author: Golf Goddess

Canada Squares

They're all red and white with a hint of maple. When sliced, the cookies reveal a white base, red middle, and white top. They will have you singing 'O Canada' for the rest of the day!

Author: RedApple

South Dakota Sunflower Seed Cookies

Light, delicate semisweet cookies.

Author: Teresa

Banny's Southern Cream Cookies

These cookies travel and freeze well.

Author: LindaK

Quinoa Chocolate Chip Cookies

A very chocolaty flavored cookie with added quinoa and oat bran to make a nice cookie for tea or coffee time. Keep stored in sealed container.

Author: Cheerios

Miami Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are moist and very tasty. My kids' favorites!

Author: Danielle

Anzac Biscuits II

I lived in Australia for a few years. Very good, simple cookie.

Author: Kelly Marx

Potato Chip Cookies V

These were a popular cookie at the Omaha Nebraska Parks and Recreation Department thirty to forty years ago.

Author: Juanita

Blue Ribbon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Great cookies that have won blue ribbons at 4H fairs and the Michigan State Fair. My kids love them and they usually last about two days in our house!

Author: Carolyn Solomon

Working Mom's Hamentashen

This is a great recipe to use when you're short on time but don't want to deprive your family of that famous Jewish fruit-filled cookie around Purim time. Versions of this recipe have circulated around...