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2011/025: Bonus – Better Late Than Never

Mexican Wedding Cookies.
When I was baking Christmas cookies, Melissa asked if I could make Mexican Wedding Cookies, too, because they are one of her favorites. Unfortunately she didn’t say anything until after I had already planned what I would bake, and I promised to make them some other time.
Yesterday I decided to surprise her, and finally baked them. Who says you can only have Christmas cookies around Christmas, right? My grandmother used to bake sooo many cookies every Christmas, they would last until Easter!

11 responses

  1. This is mouth-watering good!

    25. January, 2011 at 13:45

  2. doreen3boys

    was she surprised?? your such a good mommy ๐Ÿ™‚ they look delish!

    25. January, 2011 at 13:48

    • She was! I put them into a plastic container, not trying to hide them, but she didn’t see them (Sara noticed the red container, but didn’t say anything), and called both girls into the kitchen after dinner, for some dessert. Should have had the camera ready to capture that huge smile on her face ๐Ÿ™‚
      Now she better hurry up and eat them before mommy does! ๐Ÿ˜‰

      25. January, 2011 at 13:53

  3. Love Mexican Wedding Cookies! YUM! I’ve never thought of them, tho, as only for Christmas. But hey, I’m the one who will make iced cutout cookies anytime of year. ๐Ÿ™‚

    25. January, 2011 at 14:11

    • You’re right, they’re not just for Christmas, I just don’t usually bake cookies, except Christmas ๐Ÿ˜‰

      25. January, 2011 at 14:16

  4. Becky Sue

    They look so good! drool!

    25. January, 2011 at 19:21

  5. Never had ’em before but they look delicious.

    25. January, 2011 at 21:35

  6. plainmama

    One of Matt and my faves. These were on my baking list this year. Mmmmmm so good.

    26. January, 2011 at 08:47

  7. Heh heh. I’ll bet Melissa wrote up an early request for The Great 2011 Cookie Baking. Those look so meltingly delicious that I should not even be looking at them.

    26. January, 2011 at 11:41

  8. dalia

    those are one of my favs too and those look scrumptious!!!

    27. January, 2011 at 08:51

  9. Love the way this photo turned out – now I want a cookie, but I’m sure they’re gone by now.

    29. January, 2011 at 11:48

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