Category Archives: Christmas

12 Days of Christmas Cookie Countdown: Day 5 Gingerbread Men

Well it seems hard to believe that we are already on Day 5 of our 12 Days of Christmas Cookie Countdown. Today is all about Gingerbread Men, those cute little guys with their engaging smiles and bow tie, and the delicious warm spices that pair perfect with your favorite hot beverage during the cold holiday season. Today’s… Read More »

12 Days of Christmas Cookie Countdown: Day 4 Chocolate Chip

Thank you for joining us on Day 4 of our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown. Today we have an added celebration because we also just celebrated National Cookie Day, earlier this week and I thought today’s recipe should  celebrate with America’s Number One Voted Favorite ~The Chocolate Chip Cookie. Today’s recipe comes courtesy of ELIZABETHBH from allrecipes.com who calls this her “Best Big, Fat, Chewy… Read More »

12 Days Of Christmas Cookie Countdown: Day 2 Russian Tea Cakes

Welcome to Day 2 of our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown. Today’s cookie recipe has the distinct honor of going by at least 4 or 5 other names that I am aware of, and possibly even more! When I was growing up we called them Russian Tea Cakes, but you may know them as Butterballs,… Read More »

12 Days of Christmas Cookie Countdown: Day 1 Spritz Cookies

Thank you for joining us on Day 1 of our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown. I chose the buttery rich classic of Germany and Scandinavia Spritz Cookie (courtesy of the Cooking Channel TV), for our first recipe because this is the first memory I have of baking Christmas cookies with my mom. I use to love spooning the… Read More »

Christmas Cookie Countdown Coming Soon…

Get ready, set, bake! We are now officially into the holiday baking season and we are so excited to announce our upcoming second annual 12 Days of Christmas Cookie Countdown beginning December 1 through December 12! We are letting you in our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown a few days early to give you plenty of time to shop… Read More »

Creating Your Own Family Cookbook: A DIY Project For The Entire Family

The Christmas season always brings back loving memories and enduring traditions that have become the heart and soul of our family. This season of blessings and thankfulness also gives us the opportunity to gather with family and friends (many who have become like family), as we indulge in the recollection of past holidays; and in… Read More »

National Candy Cane Day

Christmas Day may be over but the celebrations just keep on coming. Today we are celebrating National Candy Cane Day; those pepperminty, swirly red and white sweet candy’s that have been around since the late 1800’s, and were first made by hand. Since candy canes are such a traditional part of the holiday season we thought… Read More »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown: Day 12 Snowman Pops

This is it, the last day of our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies Countdown. Today’s recipe brings you 4 sweet, adorable and easy to make Christmas oreo pops courtesy of chelseasmessyapron. Snowman Pops Prep Time    30 minutes Total Time    30 minutes Servings       24 pops Ingredients 1 package of your favorite Oreos 1… Read More »