Donna Hay Christmas cinnamon sugar cookies / biscuits

15 Dec

the hungry mum


Ho ho ho – it is getting very close to all that is festive… the ‘where has the year gone?’ conversations, the ‘what am I going to buy Aunty Carol?’ questions, the musings on when to bake to avoid the heat of the day…

Here in Sydney December is always a bazillion degrees. Often humid, too. And very often followed by a thunderstorm late in the day. As I type we are experiencing a house-shaking, sky-piercing, ear-throbbing thunder and lightening spectacular.

I used a snowflake cutter to make these cookies / biscuits as it is the newest member of my constantly expanding cookie cutter collection. We don’t get snow, so I don’t understand the fascination with all things frozen. Having said that, I’m not sure what a Southern Hemisphere festive-season cutter would be shaped like – a sun? A huge fly? A sunburnt tourist on Bondi Beach?

Maybe we’ll stick…

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12 Responses to “Donna Hay Christmas cinnamon sugar cookies / biscuits”

  1. Sophie33 December 15, 2015 at 7:45 am #

    Lovely tasty cookies, I agree! Yum!

    • The Hungry Mum December 15, 2015 at 12:03 pm #

      Thanks Sophie – cinnamon is my BFF 🙂

      • Sophie33 December 15, 2015 at 2:45 pm #


  2. Laura @ Feast Wisely December 15, 2015 at 9:31 pm #

    Funny just read your post in a cafe waiting for another Sydney thunderstorm to pass over….

    • The Hungry Mum December 15, 2015 at 11:53 pm #

      Ha ha! I am at work, looking out the window at this huge storm and listening to the non-stop thunder. #SydneySummer

  3. camillal33 December 15, 2015 at 10:17 pm #

    These cookies look great! Must give them a try…! I do need something to bake up for Christmas gifts 🙂

  4. SweetRevelations December 16, 2015 at 7:39 pm #

    Looks lovely. I’m a huge Donna Hay fan!

  5. Kathrina (Eclectic Yellow House) December 16, 2015 at 10:00 pm #

    Love the cookies and love the Donna Hay magazine too!

  6. bakeplaysmile December 17, 2015 at 2:35 am #

    I’m the hugest fan of Donna Hay’s and these cookies look fantastic!!!

    • The Hungry Mum December 17, 2015 at 4:08 am #

      Isn’t she amazing?! Love her 🙂 These cookies are delish.

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