Christmas Cookies

Every Recipe You Need For The Season's Best Cookies

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

The eating season is upon us. Our neighbours to the south started in earnest with Thanksgiving, but there's no reason we Canadians can't join in — H...

Making Tropical Almond Macaroons For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

Face it... The dark days of winter may bring the holidays, but they also bring a longing for warmer, sunnier weather. So we decided to give a tropical...

Making Brown Butter Fig Thumbprint Cookies For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

For this cookie, we created a hybrid of two of our favourite treats — fig bars and jam-filled thumbprint cookies. We started with a basic thumbprint...

Making Sweet-And-Salty Kitchen Sink Cookies For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

This is the cookie to make when you're looking to clean out the cupboards. We've packed them with all manner of treats — and oddities — from rolle...

Making Ice Cream Cone Caramel Date Bars For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

And you thought you were done with ice cream cones for the season. But we found a way not just to bring them back, but to do so deliciously and with j...

Making Peanut Butter And Jelly Cookies For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

Peanut butter cookies — with that iconic crosshatch pattern pressed into their tops — are a holiday classic for many Americans. But as good as the...

Making Apple-Orange Spice Drops For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

These drop cookies may be fast and easy to make, but they deliver big, bold flavour just right for the holidays.We take a basic brown sugar and butter...

Making Mango Marshmallow Bars For Christmas

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

This bar cookie has all the makings of a classic summer s'mores — graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallow — but with a decidedly more festive s...

How To Make No-Bake Cranberry Coconut Bites

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

For anyone who loves macaroon's, these chewy, cranberry-speckled no-bake cookies should help you satisfy your coconut cravings.Feel free to decorate t...

How To Make Strawberry Pistachio Icebox Cookies

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

Freeze-dried strawberries add a potent blast of flavour to these cookies without watering down the dough. You'll find them in the grocer's natural foo...

How To Make Oatmeal Blues Drop Cookies

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

Everyone loves a basic oatmeal cookie. But these are no ordinary oatmeal cookies. In addition to studding them with chewy, sweet dried blueberries, we...

How To Make Cherry Lime Brownies

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

We've seen all manner of ways to make brownies a holiday treat, everything from burying peppermint candies in them to topping them with candy canes. B...

How To Make Honeyed Apricot Tassies

CP | Alison Ladman, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

These tiny tarts — named for the small cup or goblet they resemble — could be filled with any chopped dried fruit, but we loved the idea of beauti...

Some Savvy Holiday Crafts and Recipes

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Get creative -- or just get inspired -- with these simple DIY activities and recipes that don't just look good on Pinterest. We've got holiday crafts and recipes you'll love to make for the holidays.

One Holiday Baking Recipe To Rule Them All

CP | Lois Abraham, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Making one recipe several ways is a trick that cake expert Yolanda Gampp uses for her holiday baking.Gampp, a co-host on "SugarStars" (Food ...

Show Your Appreciation In Cookies: Recipes For Hostess Presents

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.23.2011 | Canada Living

Thanking the host or hostess who is kind enough to have you at their home for a holiday party or Christmas dinner is not as simple as task as it shoul...