Quick and Easy Cookies

There is nothing like a batch of fresh cookies for dessert, and these quick and easy cookie recipes have all the right shortcuts for cooks with busy schedules. Whip up a quick and easy batch of cookies to serve for dessert today.

ABC Sandwich Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

Alphabet cookies filled with strawberry preserves and cream cheese are great for kid parties.

Total: 15 mins

Stamped Cookies

Parents

Make these personalized treats using crafts-store stamps (preferably ink-free ones) and share with your favorite Valentines.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Hillary Clinton's Chips

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Egg Cookie Ornaments

Family Circle

Kids will get a kick out of decorating edible cookie Easter eggs! Bake a batch before the bunny hops into town this year.

Ranger Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

Your favorite on-the-go goodie gets the dessert treatment. Mix raisins, dried cherries, dried cranberries, and more dried fruit bits to create this sweet and filling snack.

Bourbon Brownies

Better Homes and Gardens

A splash of bourbon in the brownie batter and frosting makes this nutty dessert extra spirited. These will be a hit after dinner tonight or at your next bake sale!

Chocolate-Sesame Cookies

Diabetic Living

These tasty cookies get their nutty flavor thanks to tahini, a Mediterranean sesame seed paste. The chocolate dough is then rolled in sesame seeds for extra crunch.

Chocolate Chip Quinoa Cookies

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Quinoa and oats make these chocolate chip cookies practically health food, right?

Lovely Lollipops

Parents

Crushed candy makes a pretty red and white center for these heart shaped cookies.

Easy Monster Cookie Bars

Better Homes and Gardens

Start with refrigerated peanut butter cookie dough to prepare these bar cookies in minutes. Try them for your next bake sale or party!

Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

Nothing beats a warm and gooey chocolate chunk cookie, except perhaps one you make at home. Make an extra batch of dough, portion cookies, and store in the freezer to bake off another day when you need a treat.

Snickerdoodle Sandwiches

Better Homes and Gardens

The oh-so-popular snickerdoodle is transformed into a scrumptious and easy-to-make cookie sandwich recipe. Little hands will enjoy rolling the dough balls in cinnamon-sugar and assembling these sandwiches.

Peppermint Patties

Parents

Drizzle white chocolate on chocolate cookies, then top with crushed peppermint candy for a fast dessert that's perfect for the holidays.

White Chocolate Candy Cane Drops

Better Homes and Gardens

The white chocolate that contains cocoa butter used in this cookie recipe makes these cookies tender to the touch. Chocolate-filled candy canes add an unusual twist.

Almond Wreath Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

If you enjoy the flavor of marzipan, these cute wreaths will quickly become your new favorite Christmas cookies!

Total: 1 hr

Easy Cookie Sandwiches

Better Homes and Gardens

Creamy frosting and colorful sprinkles make your favorite cookie even better.

Total: 20 mins

Snowflake Cookies

Parents

Shape these simple butter cookies like little snowflakes. Add powdered sugar and serve them on a snow day.

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