American Cookies Recipes


Oreo Cookie Pound Cake

By Janette Suber
I came up with this cake because my boss was transferring from Illinois to Texas and...

PEGGI'S GIAGANTIC, MELT IN YOUR MOUTH, CRISPY PEANUT BUTTER...

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I got the original recipe out of a 1974 Southern Living Cookies Cookbook. I have been...

Death by Chocolate 3 Layer Brownies

By Susan Bartley
I find everyone is up for chocolate. I have tried making the middle layer with...

Gooey Butter Cookies

By Vonna Pauls
These cookies are so easy to make and everybody loves them. It's fun to experiment...

Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Roshuni Samuel
While in search of the perfect Chocolate Chip recipe I found this one. The browned...

Lemony Doodles

By Mary Nell Forester
This is a recipe that came about because of my love of all things lemon! My...

PMS Cookies

By Kathleen Kulinski
This is a little bit of chocolate, a little bit of salt, a little bit of...

Peachy Keen Bars

By Paula Todora
Made with a cake mix and canned peaches, I created this original recipe out of what...

Butterscotch Krispy Goody Bars

By Catherine Thompson Floyd
Cookie crust, marshmallow center, nutty butterscotch top. Bars similar to these were at my local bakery...

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Nikki Lawrence
My teenagers and their friends love these cookies and always request them!!

Reese's Peanut Butter Cookie Bar

By Mary Gonzalez
I love the recipes I've found on Just A Pinch. I must give credit to two...

Air Fryer Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Maggie M
This has been my go-to chocolate chip cookie for so many years I honestly can't tell...

Nutty Lemon Squares

By Eddie Jordan
Nutty lemon bars are one of the most nutritionist treats.

Brown Sugar Coconut Cookies

By Anna Mae Kantor
I just love coconut cookies and this is another recipe I adopted. They sound yummy.

Dee Dee's Ultimate Autumn Harvest Cookie

By Diane Atherton
This is an adopted "Brown Sugar Cookie" recipe I found here on JAP. I felt like...

A Date With Oatmeal Cookies

By Mak Taylor
Our family loves these. Easy to make and delicious too!

Old Fashioned Hermits

By Diane Atherton
I will choose raisins over chocolate every time! Add some nuts and spices and you've got...

Raspberry Oatmeal Bars - Dee Dee's

By Diane Atherton
Quick and easy, great for breakfast, Sunday brunch or a snack!! I adopted this recipe, made some...

Very Berry Bars

By Sea Sun
I adopted this recipe on JAP and made a few changes. I made two versions...one...

Sour Cream Rhubarb Squares

By Pat Duran
This recipe was rescued and given a new name. I have changed a few of the...

All-American Chocolate Chip Cookies

By ANN MORELL
I've been meaning to post these! My 4th of July fave.

Sugar Cookies

By Laura Young
This is a family favorite. These cookies are always a "hit" whenever I bake them for...

Congo Cookies

By Carie Turner
This was my Grandma Bure's recipe and she made it for me when I was a...
8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker


When the weather is cooler, soup is a delicious addition to your weekly menu. Comforting and easy to make, on a cold night, these recipes will warm you up and are hearty. Serve with crusty bread and salad for dinner. Leftovers are an easy lunch. What’s the best part about these eight soup recipes? They […]

Comfort Food Recipes For Tonight’s Dinner

Comfort Food Recipes For Tonight’s Dinner


With the weather being all over the place these days, comfort food has been what I’ve craved. What’s considered comfort food? Everyone may have a different opinion but it can be a variety of different things. It can be something that reminds you of your childhood, maybe a meal based on the region you live/grew […]

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March


Stuck in a dinner rut? We’re here to help with your March menu! We’ve curated 31 family-friendly meals that are tested and approved by home cooks just like you. Twists on family favorites, new dinner ideas, and heirloom recipes, we have all the meals you need for the month below!