Ranger Cookies

A local grocery store chain used to offer ranger cookies in their bakeries. I was a regular customer and possibly their biggest fan. I loved those crispy but chewy cookies. I always meant to figure out what was n them and duplicate them but never did. Then they stopped making them. Ahhhhh! The cookie world as I knew it ended! Continue reading

Chocolate Peppermint Chunk Cookies

I often have the Hallmark channel on my kitchen television while I’m baking cookies for the holidays. I don’t follow the movies real close but I must listen just enough to get subliminal messages. They sure drink a lot of hot chocolate with candy canes! I’ve been craving peppermint cocoa for weeks. I don’t know why I haven’t made a cup or twelve! Continue reading

Peanut Butter Blossoms

This family favorite is fairly popular everywhere. It’s found in most church cookbooks, usually submitted by several people each issue. We call them peanut butter blossoms. Our family uses Hershey’s Kisses on top. I’ve also seen them made with chocolate star candies which sort of look more like blossoms. Either candy works- they disappear fast on holidays! Continue reading