Rainbow Cookies

I’ve been MIA for quite awhile.  I’m so sorry. I know you feel deprived and neglected. Mostly deprived so I’m here to blow your minds After a stress-filled holiday and being sick for 2 weeks all I wanted to do was be a lazy bum. But now that I’m healthy again it’s time I rehash one of my favorite creations from the 2013 holiday season. And I can totally do that because my holiday decorations are still up. Can’t get rid of them yet. I went bonkers this year. Like, mad scientist took over and I had a kitchen full of treats. Between a full time job that gets busier in December, prepping goodie boxes to be mailed, and being one with the Christmas spirit, there just wasn’t time to post all my favorites. And there were a lot.

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But I bring you these: rainbow cookies. If you’re not from the NY Metro area or of Italian or Jewish heritage, you’ve probably never heard of these. Or maybe you have and you are just way ahead of the game. I had never seen these before I started dating a guy of Italian descent who happens to be from Long Island. It’s a double edged sword. My education started with whoopie pies and continued with cupcakes. The WASPiest of treats. But I’m all for trying new things. And this new thing is an awesome thing.

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