Dessert tastes better when it's got the element of surprise.
These have to be the happiest cookies that ever existed — thanks not only to their smilies, but the cheery candy center.
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An ice cream cone is the perfect storage spot for some sneaky sweets. Top it with a meringue cookie to keep your morsels a secret until guests take a bite.
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Honestly, we'd be impressed with Lego-shaped cookies alone. But these ones bursting with matching primary color perfection are on a whole new level.
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Our heart breaks (har har) when we think about finishing these cookies.
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Any baseball fan would go crazy after biting into these candy-stuffed caps.
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Remember Nerds? Those tiny candies are officially the best way to reveal whether you're having a baby boy or girl.
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Bookmark this recipe for next 4th of July — or do yourself a favor and don't, just bake them tonight. Your choice.
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Nothing screams Cinco de Mayo like a piñata. Make these animal-shaped treats and pack them with more sweets to celebrate the occasion appropriately.
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These cookies are just showing off. Not only do they burst with candies upon biting into them, but they can also be worn as rings. Sticky? Maybe. Worth it? Definitely.
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Soft, sweet, and stuffed are how we like our meringues. Lucky for us, these beautiful treats fit all three of those categories.
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