Georgia baker shares cookie, cake recipes

Each year, the middle of October launched what the family called “cookie season.”

“This was back in the day when you could give out homemade treats for Halloween. We gave out popcorn balls and cookies we made at home. My earliest memory is of helping Gramma and mom make those popcorn balls. Eventually I graduated to helping with the cookies. Every fall, mom would make a batch of sugar cookie dough, roll it out, cut out leaf-shaped cookies, bake and then paint them. I was given the task of ‘sugar sprinkler.’ At Christmas, she would make more sugar cookies and

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How Lowrider Cookie Company bakes up sweet treats for the Seattle area and beyond

ALMOST EVERY BAKERY sells cookies, but it’s the rare spot that specializes in them. If anything, building a business on the back of their inexpensive little cookie selves seems like a lot of pressure. Yet as Lowrider Cookie Company enters its fifth year, it has grown from a couple of suburban farmers market stands to two Seattle locations plus regular pop-ups, and now offers nationwide shipping. When the cookies are good enough, anything is possible. 

Six signature flavors are available year-round: brown butter triple chocolate chunk, salted toffee pecan, cookies and cream, s’mores, lemon cranberry and birthday cake. Each month

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REVIEW: Limited Edition Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Cookie Cake at Gideon’s Bakehouse

Each month, Gideon’s Bakehouse at Disney Springs releases a Limited Edition Cookie. This month’s cookie is a fan-favorite Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl cookie — and now they’ve upgraded it for this weekend only.

Prepare yourself: this dessert is super rich and delicious.

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Of course, something this special has to receive a special packaging.

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Gideon’s Bakehouse says, We rarely make Cookie Cakes out of Limited Edition Cookies, but the Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl demands it! Before hand-dipping these beauties, we cover the top with a thick layer of our luscious Peanut Butter buttercream. The result is a balanced and multi-textured experience

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