Christmas Cookies

Fun Gingerbread Man Cookies

Fun Gingerbread Man Cookies - Use one Gingerbread Man Cookie Cutter and Trim the Sides to make Different Shaped Gingerbread Men. www.thebearfootbaker.com

Can you believe Thanksgiving is this week? Where oh where does the time go? Christmas will be here soon and then New Year’s and then I will have to try really, really hard to not make the a New Year’s resolution to lose weight because I shouldn’t want to lose weight just because it is […]

Baby Elf Cookies for Christmas

Baby Elf Cookies by www.thebearfootbaker.com

Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I mean what’s not to love, right? There are beautiful decorations, amazing cookies, shopping, wrapping presents, time with family, giving gifts and seeing the recipient’s smiles and if you are lucky, you will have snow. It is very magical. One thing I love about being is cookie […]

Simple Reindeer Cookies

Simple Reindeer Cookies with www.thebearfootbaker.com

Have I told you about my grandson lately? He is a year and a half and the joy of my life! I love hanging out with this kid. I love playing with him and he loves playing with a bouncy ball we found at a local store. Well, the other day I showed him how […]

Butter Cookies in Christmas Shapes

Christmas Butter Cookies Recipes via www.thebearfootbaker.com

Christmas time means making cookies but, with all the parties, plays, movies, and decorating it is really hard to find time to make decorated sugar cookies as much as I would like. I have a lot of other recipes I make during Christmas like these simple butter cookies in Christmas shapes dipped in chocolate and […]

Red and White Christmas Blog Hop

Red and White Christmas

Have yourself a merry little “Red and White Christmas.” I hope you are ready for some amazing holiday entertaining ideas and some red and white Christmas eye candy! With Christmas only a few days away some very talented and sweet bloggers have teamed up in a blog hop to bring you some red and white […]

20+ Christmas Cookie Recipes

20+ Christmas Cookie Recipes with www.thebearfootbaker.com

I am a sucker for cookie recipes. I have several recipe boxes full of them. I am very thankful to Pinterest for allowing us to collect recipes without having to copy them onto little recipe cards. This year, I have found the 20+ Christmas Cookie Recipes that I am sending out to friends and family. […]

Reindeer Cookies for Christmas

Reindeer Cookies via thebearfootbaker.com

Merry Christmas! I hope you have “decked the halls”, “shopped until you dropped” and “jingled all the way” to wherever it is that you are going because it is time to bake Christmas cookies! Remember yesterday when I showed you these Santa cookies? Remember when I told you that Santa cutter quickly became my favorite […]

Santa Cookies with my New Favorite Cutter

Santa Cookies via www.thebearfootbaker.com

I have a lot of cookie cutters. Ha! That is probably the understatement of the year! I look for them everywhere I go and I usually find a new one or two, or ten to buy. This year, the cutest Santa and reindeer cutter was delivered to my door. Well, kind of delivered to my […]

Gingerbread Men Cookies

Gingerbread  Men Cookies

Do you like gingerbread men cookies? I am a big fan! I always look forward to seeing the cute little gingerbread boys and girls everyone will make. My favorite gingerbread men cookies have been made by kids. Can you imagine how many people have a gingerbread men cookie tradition? What a wonderful time for kids […]

Christmas Photo Prop Cookies

Christmas Photo Prop Cookies

I had so much fun making these photo prop cookies because I knew my family would take this idea and run with it. I wanted to make a photo booth for Christmas pictures and knew it had to involve “Christmas Photo Prop Cookies.” These cookies were inspired by this set and the possibilities are ENDLESS! You can make […]

Simple Snowflake Cookies

Colorful Snowflakes

I am not going to lie. I always have such big plans for Christmas and I run out of time every year! If you are like me and need some cute  cookies but don’t have a lot of time, these colorful snowflake cookies are about as simple and fast as it can get. It is […]

I want a Hippopotamus for Christmas Cookies

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas

We all know that this is the most wonderful time of the year and I think it has to do with cookies! Don’t you agree? Or maybe it is because I want a Hippopotamus for Christmas! Don’t you want a hippopotamus for Christmas? How about hippopotamus cookies for Christmas?

The 12 Days of Christmas

Swans a Swimming

Can you believe it is December? Can you believe that Christmas is only 17 days away? I am so happy about that and thought I could not possibly get any happier until, Callye aka Sweet Sugar Belle invited me to take part in The 12 Days of Christmas Project she organized! I asked her what […]

Cute Little Christmas Cookies

Easy Christmas Cookies thebearfootbaker.com

I did a post for a friend of mine. Her name is Lil’ Luna and she is so sweet and incredibly talented! I made Easy Elf Cookies for her but, they are so addictive that I had to make other versions. These Christmas cookies are so simple and fun that they become addictive. Put them in a cute […]

Simple Red Bird Cookies

Red Birds in the Snow

There are several things I love about this time of year and one of my favorites is red birds in the snow. I have always thought of snow as something magical. When I see that gorgeous red bird with all the white snow surrounding it I feel like I have been given a gift. So being a […]

Santa Cookie-The One That Started it All

Santa Cookie Platter

Today, I am going to tell you about something I did that made me panic 2 minutes after I did it. I thought I would share it with you since yesterday was Black Friday and some of you woke up at 2 am to go fight the cold and crowds to buy gifts for people you love. […]

Polar Bear Cookies-George is my inspiration!

1 Polar Bear with coke

I love bears! I love baby bears, black bears, polar bears, bear hugs and even bear claws. I love them so much that I had to make make polar bear cookies. Fluffy polar bear cookies! My husband is a director of a camp so I get to live at the foothills of the Great Smoky […]

Little Old Snowman!

Snowmen final 1

I live in a cabin in the middle of the woods. My house is decorated with bears, barn wood and all things rustic. Why am I telling you this? Because sometimes I fall in love with color schemes that would never work with my rustic style. But that doesn’t stop me from loving them! I can’t decorate […]