Category Archives: Cookies

Lemon Allspice Cookies

Lemon Allspice Cookies

These gorgeous little cookies are crisp and fresh, with delicate allspice balanced wonderfully by tart lemon. I’ve been making them since I was a wee teen, and I actually remember the day I clipped the recipe out of what was likely a Canadian Living magazine, and taped it to the inside of the cabin cookbook—the family… Read more

Ginger Snap Cookies

Ginger Snap Cookies

Ahh… here in “sunny” Australia, things aren’t as balmy as they usually are. Winter is upon us, and while the days are starting to get longer, it’s still pretty chilly. Since Christmas falls during the middle of summer in Australia, I had basically no motivation to want to cook the rich, delicious foods associated with… Read more

Anzac Cookies

Anzac Cookies

Anzac Day is April 25th in Australia and New Zealand—it’s a day to remember the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps who fought in WWI, and most notably at the Battle of Gallipoli, where they suffered huge losses (a rather parallel story to how Canadians and Newfoundlanders in particular remember the Battle of the Somme).… Read more