Home and Family     Family Fun    

Celebrate Homemade Cookie Day today



Fun and easy recipes to get you started

easy cookie recipes


October 1 is Homemade Cookie Day! Check out these six recipes that are delicious and easy to make. Grab your kiddos and have fun in the kitchen today. You can also find low-sugar, vegan and keto recipes on our Pinterest Cookies page. Have fun and enjoy!

Chocolate Brownie Cookies - Chocolate Covered Katie

It’s hard to go wrong with double chocolate! Rich, dark, chocolatey, fudgy, chewy, secretly vegan, and addictively delicious chocolate cookies. These cookies are like eating a fudge brownie and chocolate chip cookie, all in the same dessert!

Easy Sugar Cookie Recipe - Belly Full

Quick and easy sugar cookies made with only 3 pantry ingredients and no egg! So simple and foolproof, you can whip up this sugar cookie recipe anytime. All you need is unsalted butter, granulated sugar, and flour. Sweet, buttery, and delicious!

Easy Cake Mix Cookies - Tidymom.net

Just 3 ingredients and these soft fluffy Cake Mix Cookies couldn’t be easier to make thanks to your favorite box cake mix!  Add your choice of mix-ins or frosting and the flavor combinations are sure to satisfy any craving!

Hot Chocolate Cookies - CraftyMorning.com

These hot chocolate cookies will become your new favorite. Not only are they delicious and chocolatey, but they look so cute! Plus, they are super easy to make.

No-Bake Circus Animal Cookie Truffles - Three Snackateers

What’s not to love about Circus Animal Cookie Truffles?! Pink and white icing, cute little animals and the colorful sprinkles. This easy truffle recipe using frosted animal cookies will become a new favorite. This simple, no-bake dessert recipe is perfect for a party snack for kids, birthday sweet treats, or even pink shower favors.

Soft & Chewy Cake Mix Peanut Butter Cookies - The Lazy Dish

Looking for the BEST homemade peanut butter cookie recipe? Well, here you go. These quick and easy cake mix cookies are made with just 4 ingredients and are incredibly simple to make.




Other articles by HVP Top Lists


  • Favorite Hudson Valley Playgrounds

    Our favorite playgrounds with a checklist for parents on playground safety

    The Hudson Valley provides some of the most beautiful, fun and safe playgrounds for your children. Some of them are hidden gems, and we want to share them with you! Also, check out our playground safety check list. read more »
  • Hudson Valley Farm Markets

    The very best in local, fresh produce

    The time for super fresh fruit and veggies is finally upon us! You and your family will love finding and picking your own fresh berries, melons, corn, and much more at these Hudson Valley farmers' markets. read more »
  • Best places to go fishing in the Hudson Valley

    Fishing is a great and relaxing past time. We found the places to go

    A list of places to go fishing in the Hudson Valley read more »
  • Visit cool sculpture parks in the Hudson Valley

    These sculptures are generally huge and sure to please

    Visit fun and educational sculpture gardens in the Hudson Valley. Sculpture Parks and their gardens are a unique way for families to appreciate and enjoy art. The open spaces are wonderful for kids of all ages. Most locations offer space to roam and enable us to enjoy these unique pieces at our own pace. read more »
  • Best places to ride a horse in the Hudson Valley

    Delight the horse lover in your family

    Riding lessons and trail rides are a great way to enjoy nature in the Hudson Valley read more »
  • New York State Parks: Great Family-Friendly Vacation Spots

    For one fee you can visit NYS Parks as many times a year as you want

    Family adventures at an affordable price at New York State Parks read more »
  • Best Ice Cream Shops

    We've got the scoop on the very best ice cream parlors in the Hudson Valley!

    From old-fashioned ice cream parlors to farms high in the mountains, the Hudson Valley is filled with some of the best Ice Cream anywhere. So if it's ice cream you are craving these hot summer days- we have the list for you! read more »
  • Top Hudson Valley Dog Parks

    A roundup of our favorite parks for our fur-babies

    Our human children aren't the only ones who enjoy the great outdoors, open grassy fields and a playdate with friends. Take your pooch to one of these great local dog parks for an afternoon playdate read more »
  • Kid-friendly places for Easter brunch

    Looking for a delicious meal that the kids will love too on Easter Sunday?

    We have rounded up delicious Easter meals for families to enjoy in the Hudson Valley read more »
  • Indoor Play Spots

    We've picked the best play spots in the Hudson Valley that your family is sure to love!

    Weather can be unexpected and ruin an outdoor play date. These indoor playgrounds are great spots to save the day and let your children's imaginations run wild! read more »