Would you like a somewhat foolproof recipe for them? My Food Geek has one.
How about some photo inspiration to make you swoon? And drool, just a little?
From Make Fabulous Cakes
From Inspiring The Everyday (who called the French macaron, a diva! love it!)
Now, admittedly, making macarons is work. Or waiting. A lot of waiting. And in today's world, we don't always have time to wait wait wait. I love how The Kitchn has made a faux macaron using mini cupcakes! You simply take a store bought cupcake mix, color, bake mini cupcakes, cut in half and fill. They look adorable!