Hearts and Arrows Valentine’s Sugar Cookies

Valentine's Sugar Cookies with Hearts and ArrowsLove is in the air! I can feel it, just go to the holiday section of Target and it will be staring you in the face (I think it was out the day after Christmas actually). This week when I took the kids to start looking for their Valentines, I spotted some adorable hearts and arrows   sprinkles from Wilton! I have to say, I usually don’t get inspired to make cookies just off of sprinkles, but my kids were so excited about them I had to grab some and get to work on a recipe. We ended up with my classic drop sugar cookie recipe, topped with buttercream and these adorable sprinkles on top. Not only did my kids get to make these mostly on their own, they pretty much demolished them within a few days. Continue reading “Hearts and Arrows Valentine’s Sugar Cookies”

Fall Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies

This time of year is my favorite! It kicks off the holiday season (which means lots of baking and family time which is our favorite around here). So even though it doesn’t feel like it yet in Phoenix -still in the 80’s every day the past few weeks – baking my favorite pumpkin snickerdoodle cookies  helps us to feel like it’s actually Fall. Not only are these soft inside, they are rolled in cinnamon, sugar with a hint of nutmeg which makes for an amazing smell throughout the house while they are baking. Continue reading “Fall Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies”