Stain Glass Sugar Cookies: Use your favourite sugar cookie recipe and cut out the cookies with a large cookie cutter. Place 2 Jolly Ranchers in the center of each heart and bake. To prevent sticking, place waxed paper between layers of cookies.
Allison Quirk Barrett created these rainbow birthday cake cookies, which were finalists in Cookie Connection's Best Cookies of 2013 competition. She is a professional cookie decorator and owner of Baked on Briar in Medway, Mass.