• Snickerdoodle Cupcakes with Cinnamon Frosting

    1 day ago - By Obsessive Cooking

    Snickerdoodles are one of my sister's favorite cookies to make for the holidays. They're so simple, yet a classic. I always found the name "snickerdoodle" to be quite interesting. Some say that snickerdoodles originated in New England, and that the name is simply a nonsensical word. The Book of New England Cookery, their explanation was "New England cooks had a penchant for giving odd names to their dishes-apparently for no other reason than the fun of saying them." Others say that the cookies came from Pennsylvania, brought to America by Dutch-German immigrants. The name is a deviation a...
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