12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Hot Cocoa Cookies

Hot Cocoa Cookies

Merry Christmas Eve and Happy 12th Day of Christmas Cookies! On the 12th day of cookies, my oven gave to me: Twelve Hot Cocoa Cookies, Eleven Classic Spritz, Ten Fruitcake Cookies, Nine Sea Salt & Almond Shortbreads, Eight Anise Drops, Seven Candy Cane Cookies, Six PB&J Thumbprints, Fiiiiiiive Mint Meringues, Four Ginger Molasses, Three Bailey’s… 

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12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Fruitcake Cookies

Fruitcake Cookies

Last year at Christmastime, we had just barely moved to Mississippi. Our new next door neighbors brought us these cookies and they were so good, I’ve been thinking about them all year! Fruitcake always gets a bad rap at Christmas. Why? I’ve never actually had real fruitcake. I think it’s the neon green cherries that… 

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12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Smoked Sea Salt and Almond Shortbread

Sea Salt and Almond Shortbread

I spent 22 hours in a car yesterday with Nick, the dog, way too much luggage, and a bucket of cookies. Thirteen states, 4 tanks of gas, 3 fast food stops and hundreds (thousands?) of Christmas songs. Today I am, to say the least, a little tired. So I’m keeping it short and sweet! I’ve… 

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