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In bakeries around the country, we now see tongue-in-cheek artisanal interpretations of Oreos,...
My late mother, Paula Tucker, was well known for her baking. While my sister and I were growing up...
These classic sugar cookies are great for the holidays, or any other time of the year! For more...
These cookies will appeal to children and adults alike.
From the Admiral Peary House, Fryeburg, ME.
Great snack for kids.
From Darby Field Inn. Created by Chef/Baker Waneeta Marquis
Light cookies to pass around the table after a big holiday meal.
For many of the cookies pictured here, we used “paint” made from edible powdered colors. These can...
These yummy sugar cookies are perfect for decorating!  Whether its the Christmas holidays, Easter,...
Use well-greased peg-type wooden clothespins as a mold for these delicate cookie tubes. You may...
Colonial seaports received plentiful supplies of raisins, which were used in cooking and as treats...
“Before freezing soft bars like these, I wrap them individually in plastic wrap. It takes time, but...
An elegant, tender, fragrant cookie with a lovely not-too-sweet frosting that starts out soft, then...
The coconut adds a distinctive flavor to these delicious morsels.
Baker Jean Camden advises to be sure and use the dark- and light-brown sugars as directed to get...
Jeanne Lemlin’s recipes have been noted as bold and gutsy. Where else can you get a chocolate and...
A different kind of brownie.
If you like soft chocolate-chip cookies, you probably like blondies and Congo bars even better,...
Packaged marshmallows can not compare with these heavenly sweet pillows. Try using different...
Even if the corn is only knee-high, you can still enjoy these soft cornmeal butter cookies with a...
This recipe came from my aunt. They have always been my favorite cookie.
For a festive touch, omit the chocolate chips and substitute 1 cup of white chocolate chips and 1...
The tart, dried version of fall’s “bouncing bog berry” is the perfect counterpoint to sweet...
During the 1940s, when government sugar rationing made baking a challenge, Rumford Baking Powder (...
Quick, easy and practically fool-proof.
Easy to make, but always impressive – a wonderful finishing touch.
A showy dessert requiring little work. Great fun for a birthday party or a festive dinner Top with...
Is the cupboard almost barer Never mind. Pull out a few pantry staples and whip up these incredible...
There’s a definite “bite” to these crispy cookies, which are a lovely golden yellow and better...
Created by Chef/ Baker Waneeta Marquis
This is the recipe of my mother, and I still think them the most delicious small cakes for tea, for...
This recipe came from my neighbor, Gladys. She has since passed away but I will always have fond...
Sweet dates and crunchy oats make these a natural for school lunches.
An easy version of an old favorite.
Possibly the very best brownies you have ever eaten. The original recipe calls for one tablespoon...
My husband was recently diagnosed with type two diabetes.In my research to help him control this...
Don’t worry about cracks in baked brownies; brush top with sugar syrup or warm thinned Karo light...
Very rich and tangy – delicious with or without raisins and walnuts. A special treat to pack in a...
From the Inn at Crystal Lake, North Conway, NH
From The Covered Bridge House, Glen, NH.
Top with ice cream, hot fudge sauce, and whipped cream - then dig in! –Shoreham Inn, Shoreham, ...
Quick, easy and practically fool-proof.
From The Inn at Rutland, Rutland, VT

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