Sugar Cookie Cup American Flag

In honor of Memorial Day yesterday, I made this American flag out of sugar cookie cups to take over to the neighbors for a barbecue.  It would also work for 4th of July.  Super easy to put together. 1 bag Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix plus ingredients to make cookies (which is 1 egg and … Continue reading

Easy Perfect Sugar Cookies and Royal Icing

My daughter Courtney wanted to experiment and try out royal icing so I made some Christmas sugar cookies and we gave it a go.  Let’s just say we need more practice, it’s definitely a practiced talent although we didn’t do too bad for a first effort.  And, by the way, these sugar cookies are delicious! … Continue reading

Sugar Cookie Heaven

If you take a peek at the post previous to this one, you will see that I baked 200 mini cupcakes and, as a result, had a lot of frosting leftover from those cupcakes so what’s a girl to do?  Make sugar cookies of course! The cookies are Bakery Style Sugar Cookies from this recipe. … Continue reading

Easter Egg Sugar Cookies

Easter is coming!  These were extremely easy to make and also extremely easy to eat! 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons milk, I used 2 tablespoons caramel coffee creamer which gave them just a delicious hint … Continue reading

Maple Sugar Cookies

These are delicious!  Made them for Thanksgiving and everyone loved them. cookies 2 1/3 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 1/3 cup oil 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 teaspoon maple extract frosting 2 cups powdered sugar 2 tablespoons water 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Copycat Swig Sugar Cookies

Soda shops are all the rage here where I live.  There are many different ones but my favorite is Sodalicious because my two good friends started it and my daughter Courtney manages their original location and because truly it is the best soda shop, their customer service can’t be beat!  Swig is another one and … Continue reading