Russian Tea Cakes

The winter holidays are filled with traditions. Growing up a lot of those traditions included food. Tons of food. And when I say “food” I mean “dessert.” Cookies specifically. Sugar cookies, thumbprints, peanut butter stars, chocolate covered pretzels, pecan tassies, chocolate drops, chocolate crinkles, candy cane cookies, and – a huge favorite – Russian tea … More Russian Tea Cakes

Candy Cane Cookies

It’s mid-December and we are in the thick of holiday preparations. This weekend was cookie making day! I got sugar cookies made on Thursday and Saturday and Sunday were filled with chocolate crinkles and candy cane cookies. Candy cane cookies are my favorite. The recipe comes from my Mom’s 50 year old edition of Betty … More Candy Cane Cookies