white plate with square brown brownies topped with white whipped cream and sprinkled with shaved chocolate, and glasses of white eggnog and golden bourbon

Spiked Eggnog Brownies

We can all agree that brownies are a go-to bar cookie that we all love. I have a few different brownie recipes, and the eggnog and bourbon in these Spiked Eggnog Brownies make these a great festive treat for the holidays. These brownies are made in a jelly roll pan and are a bit thinner than traditional brownies. If you want them thicker, just make them in a 9"x13" pan instead, reduce the baking temperature…... view full recipe

Strawberry Pecan Twist Cookies

Strawberry Pecan Twist Cookies

These Strawberry Pecan Twist Cookies are one of my personal favorite cookies! They are tender and flaky and just melt in your mouth when you take a bite of them. You start with a box of pre-mixed pie crust dough, which is what makes them so delicious, or you can also make your own dough, without the wet ingredients, just weigh it to make sure you have the right amount. You can also change the…... view full recipe

Golden shortbread cookie balls with chopped pecans rolled in white powdered sugar on a black and red checkered plate

Russian Teacakes

These Russian Teacake Cookies, also known as Mexican Wedding Cakes, are arguably one of my favorite cookies (though I like so many cookies it's hard to choose just one to be my favorite, I'd have to settle for a top 10). When I begin my Christmas Cookie baking (which goes on for weeks), these are always the first cookie I make every year, it just gets me started on my holiday cookie baking. I have…... view full recipe

Gooey chocolate bar cookies with an oatmeal cookie crust

Chocolate Revel Bars

Gooey chocolate meets oatmeal with these decadent, rich, oatmeal, chocolatey cookies are SO good, and being a bar cookie, are easy to make! They will be devoured quickly, enjoy! And if you are staying in our Cascade Luxury Suite, you just may get these in your cookie jar 😋 CLICK HERE to watch a cooking demonstration on how to make these LIVE! This recipe, and 499 others, can be found in our cookbook "Rocky Mountain…... view full recipe

moist layered cookies with a graham cracker crust, an Irish cream layer, coconut and pecans

Bailey’s Magic Cookie Bars

These one pan Bailey's Magic Cookie Bars, also known as Irish Cream Magic Cookie Bars, are easy to make and are rich and delicious. They're great for an adult party and sure to be a hit! This recipe, and 499 others, can be found in our cookbook "Rocky Mountain Lodge & Cabins MORE Favorite Recipes" and can be purchased at our GIFT SHOP.... view full recipe

Snowflake shaped thick sugar cookies with white frosting, blue sprinkles, and blue candies

Sugar Cookies

I have been on the hunt for a few years now for a good, thick sugar cookie, and this is the best recipe I have found. They are tender and delicious and hold up to royal icing and this buttercream frosting, which is what I used to frost these snowflake cookies. Having 15 grandchildren, and running my own business, I don't have lots of time anymore for decorating cookies with royal icing, and buttercream frosting…... view full recipe

Bowl of white frosting with butter and vanilla extracts, and some butter

Buttercream Frosting

Buttercream Frosting is a staple for any baker. It's used to frost cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and to decorate the same items as well. I have been making this buttercream frosting for more than 30 years. Every time I make a cake I get the best compliments on how delicious the frosting is! The trick is in using the right ingredients. This truly is THE BEST Buttercream Frosting you will ever come across! I'm sorry these…... view full recipe

Round orange cookies cracked with a cracked cinnamon topping

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

If you love snickerdoodles, and pumpkin, you will be in heaven with these cookies as it combines both of those two favorites! These are perfect for fall, or winter, as pumpkin is a seasonal stable throughout the holidays, and year round. Enjoy! And if you are staying in our Cascade Luxury Suite at Rocky Mountain Lodge during the fall or winter, you just may get these in your cookie jar! This recipe, and 499 others,…... view full recipe

Round golden disc of buttery cookies cut into wedges with criss-cross edges

Scottish Shortbread

These buttery melt in your mouth cookies are a traditional cookie that I make every time I host a tea party. I have also made them for cookie exchanges as well. They are easy to make, only use a few ingredients, and are the perfect accompaniment to a cup of tea or coffee. Enjoy! And CLICK HERE to watch our LIVE cooking demonstration on how to make these delicious Scottish Shortbread Cookies! This recipe, and…... view full recipe

Round nutty cookies with cut out in the middle filled with a reddish purple jam, sprinkled with powdered sugar

Linzer Cookies

These Austrian delicacies are a treat anytime of the year, but especially during the holidays. They are a nutty sandwich cookie filled with jam and absolutely delightful. Not only are they a beautiful cookie, but delicious as well! Enjoy! And if you are staying with us in our Cascade Luxury Suite at Rocky Mountain Lodge you just may get these in your cookie jar 😃 This recipe, and 499 others, can be found in our…... view full recipe