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Lemon White Chocolate M&M Cookies

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Something that I really love about being a blogger is getting to be a part of a close-knit blogger community. It sounds strange that we can use the words “close-knit” and “community” to describe a group of people who live far from each other, have oftentimes never met even once in person, and seemingly only have their “online lives” in common with each other. And it is a little bit of a strange concept. But it’s true.

I’ve been lucky enough to personally meet many of the ladies I know through blogging, and in almost every instance, I felt like we had been best friends for ages!

Today many of my wonderful blogging friends and I are celebrating a very special blogger: Lisa from Wine and Glue! Today is her virtual baby shower, and we are all gushing with excitement for the sweet mama-to-be! Lisa is simply amazing, and I cannot wait for her to welcome her newest little girl into the world.

If I could throw Lisa a real-life baby shower today, these Lemon White Chocolate M&M Cookies would definitely be on the desserts table. They’re SO easy to make, beautifully pastel, and taste delicious– perfect for welcoming a spring-time baby!

Lemon White Chocolate M&M Cookies | www.somethingswanky.com

Lemon White Chocolate M&M Cookies

Yield: 2 dozen


  • 18.25 ounce box lemon cake mix (JUST the dry mix)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup canola or vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 cup white chocolate M&Ms


  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF. Line a baking sheet with parchment or a silicone mat.
  2. Reserving the M&Ms, mix all ingredients together until dough forms.
  3. Stir in the M&Ms.
  4. Scoop dough by heaping tablespoons onto prepared baking sheet and bake for 10 minutes.
  5. Remove from oven and let cool on baking sheet for 10 minutes before removing to a wire rack.

Recipe slightly adapted from: Food.com


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Ashton Swank

Ashton is the owner and author of Something Swanky. Although first and foremost a wife and mother, she considers herself an online entrepreneur, freelance writer and photographer, and brand ambassador. Her focus is in food styling, food photography and recipe development.

19 comments on “Lemon White Chocolate M&M Cookies”

  1. these cookies look out of this world, and perfect for a baby shower

  2. Oooooo…. I love these, Ashton! So perfect for spring and for a baby shower! ;) Pinned!

  3. I love the color of these! Lemon cake mix cookie sound like something I need to try ASAP!

  4. They look so soft and perfectly melt-in-your-mouthish. Love that & pinned! And congrats again to Lisa!

  5. I love the ease and elegance of these cookies! My brother is a lemon fanatic. Can’t wait to try this out!

  6. Thank you so much for being part of my baby shower, Ashton!! Such an awesome surprise!!

  7. These cookies look absolutely incredible to me! Love!

  8. These do look so perfect for a baby shower. Soft, pastel, and puffy…definitely delicious looking too!

  9. I could SO go for a handful of these right now! Lemon desserts are my weakness and I absolutely love that these are studded with white chocolate M&M’s!

  10. Love me some lemon! These are so soft and utterly perfect!

  11. These cookies look so soft and pretty Ashton! LOVE! Pinned and shared on FB!

  12. These look like the perfect shower cookies, Ashton…..so light and springy and girly! So happy we could celebrate Lisa together!!

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  14. It is amazing isn’t it? I feel like I “know” all of you! These cookies are fabulous!

  15. These look like they would be sooo soft – delish! Pinned!

  16. Could not find white chocolate M & M’s !?

  17. I made these cookies today and they are delicious. Super easy to make too! I am bringing them with me tomorrow to Easter brunch. I know everyone will love them. Thanks for a quick, easy, delicious cookie recipe!

  18. I made these with the lemon cake mix, and I also tried the same recipe with coconut cake mix. Both delicious, but I am really in love with the coconut flavor with the white chocolate!

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