Shortbread, at Last!

an hour to spare,
a recipe to try.

Halfway through,
a knock at the door,
hands wiped on apron.

The neighbor
from down the block and around the corner,
an invitation to a cookie exchange.

And here I am
in the cookie dough
of my dreams. 🙂

Yes, I will come.

My decades-long search for the perfect shortbread recipe ends with TOASTED COCONUT SHORTBREAD  from Annie’s Eats!

(image from Annie’s Eats: used with permission)

About Marilyn

Reading, thinking, listening, writing and talking about faith, creativity, ESL for refugees, grief and finding the story in a story. Student of Spanish. Foe of procrastination. Cheez-it fan. People person with hermit tendencies or vice-versa. Thank you so much for reading.
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4 Responses to Shortbread, at Last!

  1. mayotron says:



  2. Deidra Riggs says:

    This is, indeed, a joyful thing!


  3. Annie says:

    oooh…looks very nice Marilyn!
    Christmas is so different when it is hot !!!


  4. Annie says:

    SO glad to have helped you find the shortbread recipe you have been looking for!


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