Cookies don’t take that long to bake! Which is one reason why I still like to make cookies during the summer. Most take what, 8-10 minutes per batch in the oven? So much shorter than a cake, or muffins, right? Plus cookies are great for picnics, and picnics are such a summer them. Check out these summer cookies recipes that you and your kids are going to love.
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Cookies that are Perfect Summer!
Cookie recipes are fun and easy for your kids to make with you. They can be as easy or as hard as you want to make them. Find an easy recipe and let your kids try to make cookies on their own from beginning to end.
Plus cookies are great for picnics, and picnics are such a summer them. Check out these summer cookies recipes that you and your kids are going to love.
Oatmeal Cookies - Egg Free, Dairy Free
Healthy, dairy free and egg free cookies that taste amazing!
Peanut Butter Cookie-Sandwich
These are delicious, and kids just love to help make the sandwiches.
Baking Cinnamon Cookies
These cookies really easy to make, and taste great. Kids can make them on their own as they get older.
Oh So Good Lemon Cookies
I had to literally put the cookies down walked away, to my laptop, to write about, yes that's right, Lemon Cookies.
Mom's Thumb Print Cookies
A little jam on the top in your thumb print, or maybe a piece of chocolate for something different.
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies
Who doesn't love double chocolate chip cookies?
Mini Fruit Pizza Cookies
All you need is refrigerated sugar cookie dough and just follow the directions. You could make life even easier and get bakery sugar cookies.
Iced Lime Shortbread Cookies
Iced Lime Shortbread Cookies are tender, buttery, and filled with fresh lime flavor. Perfect for summer, these lime cookies only need five ingredients to make.
Incredibly Easy S’mores Cookies Recipe
Chewy soft cookies with melted Hershey’s chocolate, white chocolate, and marshmallows go together to make insane S’mores Cookies. Chocoholics and smores fanatics will be screaming in delight when they sink their teeth into these beauties.
Strawberry Milkshake Cookies
These Strawberry Milkshake Cookies to taste like a strawberry milkshake without using a cake mix!
Almond Sand Dollar Cookies
Almond Sand Dollar Cookies are crunchy, buttery treats that look remarkably like a treasured beachcombing find. A few sliced almonds and cutout holes are such an easy way to decorate these almond flavored cutout cookies.
Watermelon Sugar Cookies
Bright, cheerful Watermelon Sugar Cookies are summer-in-a-cookie. Each bite of these crunchy treats brings thoughts of picnics, vacations, and the beach. Sharing these eye-catching, slice-and-bake watermelon wedges, is fun and easy.
S'mores Thumbprint Cookies
These S’mores Thumbprint Cookies have a graham flour cookie rolled in graham cracker crumbs filled with chocolate and covered in fresh made marshmallow.
Oatmeal Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting
These Oatmeal Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting are like an oatmeal cookie carrot cake love child. They're a soft, healthy-ish cookie topped with a super sweet frosting made with homemade cream cheese!
Strawberry Cream Sandwich Cookies
There’s something magical about the strawberry artificial flavorings from the 80’s children’s treats that I don’t think you can easily find anymore.
Homemade Star Cookies Recipe
A fun and festive star cookie treat, perfect for summer picnics, Independence Day celebrations and more! This delicious vanilla dough and accompanying vanilla frosting recipe will have your friends and family gobbling up these tasty Homemade Star Cookies!
GOLDEN FLOURLESS MANGO COOKIES
Deliciously soft on the inside and lightly crispy on the outside, these flourless mango cookies are the perfect healthy treat and irresistible. Pair them with your favorite cup of coffee or tea for breakfast, or enjoy them as an afternoon or evening snack.
Lemon Raspberry Cookies
Lemon Raspberry Cookies are soft, fluffy, buttery, and bursting with the flavors of fresh lemon and raspberries. Fun and incredibly easy to make, this delicious Lemon Cookie Recipe will vanish before your very eyes!
Limoncello Cookies | Valerie's Kitchen
These Limoncello Cookies are sweet and lemony with the best soft and tender texture. This easy cookie recipe is a great way to brighten your day!
Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies
These easy and delicious vegan paleo dark chocolate banana coconut cookies are a wonderful healthy treat! They’re simple and nutritious, so you won’t mind eating 2… or 10…
Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies
Coffee Cookies shaped as Coffee Beans - Cookies
Look at those coffee beans! No wait ! These are cookies, people! Who here likes waking up to a cup of steaming hot coffee? Especially when you set the coffee pot to start right when you up! We like a little bit of coffee in some of our desserts too.
Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze
Lemon Ricotta Cookies – These lemon infused cake-like Ricotta Cookies are soft, light, moist and totally addicting! Topped with a simple sweet lemon glaze, these Italian Ricotta Cookies are sure to become a favorite!
Coconut Flour Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Gluten free low carb coconut flour chocolate chip cookie dough bites meant to be eaten raw. No baking required! Eat by spoonfuls or make bite size scoops.
Strawberry Heart Melting Moments Sandwich Cookies
These strawberry heart melting moments sandwich cookies are the perfect easy treat. The mini heart cookies just melt in your mouth with a classic vanilla sweetness pairing perfectly with the easy strawberry buttercream filling.
Gluten Free White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies – Health Starts in the Kitchen
Delicious cookies loaded with white chocolate chips and macadamia nuts, with crispy edges and chewy centers for the perfect balance sure to please everyone.
How to Make Sugar Cookies That Look Like Ice Cream
What is better than cookies that look like ice cream in the summer? Nothing!
Home-made Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches with Chocolate and Macadamia Nut Brittle
If you are searching for a recipe for the best Home-made Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches, this is it. Made with No-churn Vanilla Ice Cream with Macadamia Nut Brittle sandwiched between soft and chewy Cookies with White and Ruby Chocolate Chips. These are a dream!
Lemon Lavender Cookies
These delicate lemon lavender cookies have just the right balance of lemon, vanilla and lavender flavors.
The Best Oreo Balls Recipe
This is the best Oreo Balls recipe if you need a special red, white and blue treat for the Fourth of July.
Birthday Confetti Sandwich Cookies
These super fun Birthday Confetti sandwich cookies are easy to make and perfect for any celebration! Made with two cookies and a yummy marshmallow center, and cake mix!
Rosemary Chocolate Chip Cookies
These crispy rosemary chocolate chip cookies are SO deliciously good dipped in a nice cold glass of milk. The subtly infused rosemary flavor and dark chocolate chips are pulled together with a light sprinkle of sea salt. Easy to make and delightfully addictive.
Root Beer Float Sandwich Cookies
There’s something magical about a root beer float. These Root Beer Float Sandwich Cookies – two chewy cookies reminiscent of root beer with vanilla cream in the middle.
Healthy S'mores Cookies
You don’t need a campfire to enjoy these healthy s’mores cookies, which are rolled in graham cracker crumbs and topped with melty chocolate and toasted marshmallows – YUM!
The Best Lemon Meringue Cookies Recipe
So what exactly is a meringue? It is a light and fluffy dessert that is usually baked in a pie topped with a fluffy meringue. Here is the tasty pie but in a cookie.
Clam Shell Cookies - Easy No-Bake Mermaid Party Idea
Clam shell cookies, made with vanilla wafers, icing, and candy pearls, are an easy to make no-bake treat perfect for your under the sea or mermaid party.
Air Fryer Lemon Drop Cookies
Air Fryer Lemon Drop Cookies are sweet, tangy, sunny and bright! They are a great summer dessert for picnics, barbecues, and pool parties. Lemon Drop Cookies are a soft sugar cookie made with refreshing lemon juice and lemon extract.
Coconut Sugar Cookies (Chewy and Buttery) – Milk and Pop
These Coconut Sugar Cookies have everything you're looking for! Made with cream cheese and butter, they're totally addictive and will forever damage your self-control.
Make sure you also check out these delicious no bake cookies for this summer that won’t have you trying the oven.
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