Sometimes you just need a cookie. You know what we mean. In these moments, it’s essential to have a few easy cookie recipes up your sleeve. No complicated Christmas cookie-level project; no finicky, multistep ado’s; no pro-level favorites—just delicious cookies you can make while you start and finish an episode of The Bear. We’re talking a total time of 30 minutes (or less!) from want to have-in-hand.
So grab your baking sheets and cookie scoops, unfurl your parchment paper, and preheat your oven (or don’t; some easy cookies are no-bake cookies, you know) because Need o’clock is now. Let’s find you your new favorite cookie.