Ahh raspberry almond thumbprint cookies. I have loved this cookie since I lived with my parents and baked cookies for Christmas (clearly I thing I’ve been doing for a long time LOL!) The recipe I used to use came from a “Woman’s World” magazine that my mom religiously bought and my sister and I loved to read through for all the hilarious weight loss tips they always plastered on the front cover.
The recipe was literally a tiny sliver on one of the pages and I think it was titled “Grandma’s Thumbprint Cookies” or something like that. They looked so delicious that they quickly became a holiday staple over the years with that one page dog eared so we wouldn’t forget what issue it came from.
Since going vegan, I’ve been determined to find a recipe that mimics the buttery goodness of the one I grew up with and I have to say that I’m pretty sure I’ve nailed it! I haven’t been able to find that page from many years ago, but I did find a Martha Stewart recipe that I adapted to a vegan version. I hope you all enjoy it as much as I do.
You GUYS! I’m sooo excited to share with you my vegan version of a newly beloved addition to your holiday baking: Ginger Molasses Sammies with Eggnog Buttercream! After months and months of trial and error to create the perfect crinkly ginger molasses cookie AND buttercream that is so tasty even on its own, I’m so […]
The holiday baking continues in The Cake Mama household with one of my all time favourite cookies to prepare: Scottish Shortbread! If you know me at all, you’ll know that I favour cookies that actually doesn’t have any icing on it- shocker! I know! While I love the prettiness of a perfectly decorated sugar cookie, I prefer […]
‘Tis the season for holiday gift exchanges and what better gift to give than one that comes straight from the heart: Cookies! I’ve been using this vanilla sugar cookie recipe for YEARS- back when I was still eating eggs and cow butter and once we went vegan, part of me was a little sad thinking […]
Hi Sweet Friends! So many of you have been commenting on how to make theses darling little meringue pops and I have just been trying my best to fit in some time in the kitchen this past week. When I originally posted the photo of meringue pops to my Instagram feed, our family wasn’t entirely plant […]
Who says a cookie with a glass of milk can’t cure a case of the Mondays! With the chaos of weather we’ve been having lately, there’s nothing more comforting than creating delicious food that warms the soul- in particular oatmeal raisin cookies! As you may or may not know, our family has been exploring a […]
Hello Sweet Friends! I’m so excited to be posting my *VERY* first recipe to the blog for all of you to enjoy! Nothing says the holidays like the flavours and scents in this family favourite recipe and I can’t wait for all of you to add it to the list of treats you’ll make for […]
Ever wondered what I make when I’m NOT baking cakes? Maybe not, LOL, but I’m going to share with you my favorite cooking and baking recipes anyway! Even when I don’t have an order, you’ll always find me right back in my kitchen either recipe testing or making something delicious for my family to enjoy. The […]