Friday, January 22, 2010

Love's Message and Cherry Winks Cookie Recipe!

Today I'm sharing another Valentine from my vintage greeting card collection and also a favorite old Valentine Cookie Recipe called "Cherry Winks" from a 1960's Better Homes & Gardens Cook Book! I just love these old recipes!

Don't these cookies sound delicious and remind you of days gone by? Maybe they'll even bring back a memory or two for you! Happy remembering! Have a beautiful day, everyone!
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24 comments:

  1. Good Morning Coralie,
    I just love that little cherub standing all innocent in fron of the lady. How sweet is that.

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  2. No one in this house will eat cherries except for me. So a whole batch of these all to myself? Probably not the best idea. ;) But I'm sure I can find someone to help eat them!
    Adorable valentine, too! :)

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  3. what a lovely pairing of the ethereal looking valentine and the dreamy sounding cherry winks! Swoon!

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  4. Sweet Valentine and treat recipe!

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  5. I love the delicate beauty of this card. Would you believe I've never had Cherry Winks?! I need to try them! Have a nice weekend! Twyla

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  6. what a cute recipe name.

    :)
    ButterYum

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  7. I am drawn, softly so, to a time past....
    The washed colors of your valentine is so tender..
    just what the holiday is intended to espouse :)

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  8. Fabulous post! Love the look of your site, especially with the gorgeous Valentine cards the past few days. Bonnie is gorgeous by the way

    Best Wishes,
    Amanda

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  9. Oh what a beautiful, beautiful card!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  10. I haven't heard of cherry wink cookies...but if you made them..I'll come over and try them out :)
    It's great seeing vintage valentines and thanks for sharing yours.
    Deb :)

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  11. Bonjour Coralie,
    The cherry winks sound so good. The vintage valentine is so pretty, your collection must be wonderful!
    Have a fabulous weekend my friend!

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  12. Coralie,
    Your new header is so sweet! Love the card and the recipe sounds so yummy.
    Blessings always!
    Gwen

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  13. What a pretty border on your layout..so pretty with your lovely valentine and the cookies sound yummy

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  14. Iloved your blog!!!!
    i´m from Brasil, Rio de Janeiro

    kissessss

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  15. Coralie, what a blessing to visit your beautiful blog! I love all things vintage and your Valentine cards are sooo vintage and fabulous! Thanks for sharing:-)

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  16. Cherry Winks is a very engaging name for a cookie.
    Did you see that I compiled on my blog from blogger comments there our favorite 21 books that we read in 2009?
    Your own book was recommended and is on the list:
    A Tree Grows in Trout Creek.
    I think that is an honor because my blog readers have great and eclectic taste in books :)
    Terra

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  17. Thanks for stopping by and visiting me. I love your blog and I have that recipe book, the Better Homes and Gardens CookBook. I have also made the cherry winks and they are so good! I really like the Valentines that you are showing. I'll be back often. Your dogs are beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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  18. Coralie, Thank you for this yummy recipe and great pink post. I love the valentine. So romantic and sweet.
    Happy Pink Saturday.
    Yvonne

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  19. beautiful card! the cherry winks recipe sounds pretty fabulous too!

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  20. Those are one of my Mom's favorite cookies! I have a recipe in her hand-writing for them! Yum.

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  21. What a beautiful card--and the recipe is such a wonderful addition! Thank you!

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  22. I first made these for my grandmother who was spending her last days in a nursing home excluding the raisins & walnuts and using cornflakes instead...Before Christmas each year, Someone is always asking~ do you have the recipe for Mama's Cherry Winks since she loved to make them, they became her trademark being a wonderful cookie baker...and how I happened onto your site. My cookbook is almost 46 yrs old now and the recipe seems to disappear from time to time. Thank you what a wonderful way to beautiful way to share the recipe...

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