As some of you may know, I chose to give up dessert for the Lenten season. Dessert is my downfall. I have a sweet tooth that is hopelessly addicted. Breaking the habit of eating that "finisher" at the end of a meal is very hard. Or, breaking the habit of going to the cafeteria for… Continue reading Lemon Meringue Pie
Today is Christmas Eve. A magical day indeed. My Dad and I have a tradition to go out and shop on Christmas Eve. Crazy, right? We go out and brave the crowds and get last minute gifts. Sometimes we even score a few deals! Last year, we added to this tradition and began wrapping Christmas… Continue reading Last Cookie Recipe before Christmas!
Let's get down to business today! Three days remaining, a slim margin....okay let's make sand tarts! Get it? Small amount of days remaining, and these cookies are thin as can be. Haha, okay okay maybe that was corny. But nonetheless these cookies are delicious. And I have a secret for you to make the cookies… Continue reading 3 Days of Cookies
Wow, today is "hump day" and we are only 4 days away from Christmas! It's hard to believe it. With only 4 days remaining, there is not much time to prepare. So for today I am going to share with you a super easy, fast recipe that is sure to please everyone! Nothing special about… Continue reading 4 Days of Cookies
In the Christmas Carol "12 Days of Christmas" on the 5th day, 5 golden rings were given. So today, I felt it would be appropriate to dawn on you a golden, honey colored treat - honeycomb! Not only is the color fitting on the 5th day, but the cooking process of this treat is rather… Continue reading 5 Days of Cookies
Peanut Butter, peanut butter, you are my weakness. In this post, I will share with you a Reese's pieces peanut butter cookie recipe. Did you know that a Reese's peanut butter cup and Reese's pieces utilize a different peanut to yield their peanut butter flavor? They do, and that is probably why they taste so… Continue reading 6 Days of Cookies
Diversion again. From cookies that is. Although these are small enough, that they fit right into the picture of cookies. I don't think Santa would be disappointed if he got one of these in addition to his cookies. So what exactly am I talking about? Mini pumpkin cranberry whoopie pies. No pumpkin season is not… Continue reading 7 Days of Cookies