Friday, February 10, 2012

Glazed Lemon Cookies

There have been fewer home-baked cookies here at the castle lately. 
Sadly, the waistband of my jeans has been complaining.  I believe it was saying --  weakly and a bit melodramatically, if you ask me -- "More spandex, please."  But I am listening to the waistband of my favorite jeans, with the result of fewer treats around here lately.
But these?  These lovely little lemon gems?  I could not pass these up.
And they're small.
So small.
They hardly even count, unless you nibble your way through six or eight of them.
You hear that, jeans waistband?  THEY HARDLY COUNT.
There.  I do feel better.

Glazed lemon cookies, recipe from a back issue of Real Simple magazine.  I made them exactly as instructed; next time I will bake them just a tad less (rather than the 16 - 20 minutes recommended, I will try about 14 minutes).  Delicious.
And small.  Did I mention small?



Blogger teresa said...

mmmm, i love lemon baked goods, especially glazed ones!

February 12, 2012 at 12:57 PM  
Anonymous review said...

that looks delicious!

February 13, 2012 at 12:16 AM  
Blogger Farm Girl said...

They look yummy, but my waist band was saying "What Waist Band??"
I love lemon and I do have lemons on my tree so that could work. :)

February 15, 2012 at 5:45 PM  
Blogger chow and chatter said...

he he great cookies and thats the reason i am baking less too

February 23, 2012 at 5:37 PM  
Blogger said...

Oh my goodness. I love anything good and lemony!

February 24, 2012 at 10:20 PM  
Blogger ~~louise~~ said...

Has it been that long since I've been here??? Bad, bad, me...I would love a Lemon Gem thank you. I don't even care what my Spandex says or if Spring is just around the corner!!!

Thanks for sharing, Lynn...

March 1, 2012 at 2:45 PM  
Blogger ~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I love anything made with lemon! Sounds so good after a meal! ♥

March 1, 2012 at 4:39 PM  
Blogger jacin {lovely little details} said...

this looks amazing!!!!

March 6, 2012 at 4:26 AM  

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