Staff Picks

Laura Bush's Cowboy Cookies Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 11
Her famous recipe won over the readers of Family Circle magazine back in 2000, and is still talked about—and baked—today.

Old Fashioned Tea Cake

Fluffy, buttery, and shockingly tender.

Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Make a batch of these crowd-pleasing cookie bars up to two days in advance.

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 5 stars 3
Our Test Kitchen pros decided to bake up a batch of Brown-Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, and the editors went wild.

No-Bake Fudgy Toffee Bars

Rating: 2 stars 1
These gooey bars will be your new favorite no-bake cookie. Serve chilled for less mess.

Fudgy Flourless Chocolate-Pecan Cookies Recipe

Rating: 3 stars 8
You'll never believe that these cookies are made without a speck of flour.

Easiest Peanut Butter Cookies

This 4-ingredient cookie dough recipe is a must-have for those moments when a quick dessert is needed on hand.

Rum Balls Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 1
These tender, pecan-filled treats are for adults only—made with dark rum and bourbon, they pack a powerful punch!

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 5 stars 1
Santa might not pick favorites, but everyone knows that during the holiday season homemade chocolate chip cookies reign supreme.

Kitchen Sink Cookies

Sweet meets salty in this cookie recipe that will delight any crowd.

Barbara Bush's Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 3
Like many Texas mothers, Barbara Bush was known for a handful of recipes. We thought we'd give her famous Chocolate Chip Cookies a try.

No-Bake Chocolate-Oatmeal Cookies

Rating: 3 stars 4
This no-bake holiday cookie is built for the short-on-time partygoers.
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Toasted Oatmeal Cookies Recipe
Rating: 3.5 stars 9

If you're the type of cook who likes to keep the family cookie jar full of homemade treats, this cookie recipe is worth bookmarking.