Cookies are beloved by all. Yet most recipes for cookies are time-consuming. And exhausted people would rather buy a box of inferior cookies or pay a lot of money at a bakery than spend time in the kitchen. These super simple recipes for delicious cookies will change your mind. Some have only a few ingredients; others are ready in minutes, and still others are make-ahead, so you can keep them in the freezer and bake some when you want 'em. Yum.
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Make your own Thin Mints! This simple recipe uses three kinds of chocolate: semisweet and milk chocolate chips, and chocolate peppermint candies. You melt 'em all together and dip plain chocolate wafer cookies in the mixture. This skinny mint cookie recipe is simply fabulous.
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A great fallback recipe when you need something sweet. All you do is make a simple frosting and sandwich together two graham crackers. You could also use chocolate or vanilla wafer cookies for this graham cracker sandwich recipe. They're perfect for a last minute snack.
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This simple cookie brittle recipe is for a chocolate chip-filled shortbread dough that is pressed into a jelly roll pan and baked. The cookies are crisp enough to break into irregular pieces. They taste like a chocolate chip cookie to the tenth power!Continue to 5 of 6 below.
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Peanut butter and peanut butter cups take regular old marshmallow treats to the next level. You could even frost these with this mixture: melt 12 ounce package semisweet chocolate chips with 1/2 cup peanut butter, mix well, and pour over the bars. These peanut butter marshmallow treats are heaven on a plate.
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