Category Archives: Celebrating

Bunny French Macarons

Celebrating Easter with some Bunny French Macarons. While going to sleep last night I totally had this idea. And itView full post »

Cat Birthday Party: Norah at 4

Norah turned 4. And she (mostly because of her older siblings ideas) decided that she needed a birthday party withView full post »

DIY Canadian Tic-Tac-Toe

It’s almost Canada Day. And I had ALL These plans to do lots of Canada Day crafts but I’ve just been soView full post »

5 Great Children’s Books about Love

It’s getting close to valentine’s day this week. Some people love the day and some hate it. I thinkView full post »

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Some years in the past I have done lots of decorations up around our house. This year things are pretty simple but alsoView full post »

The Tree Hunt 2015

I have been wanting to cut down a tree for a few years and this year it worked out thanks to some friends. Dad read usView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Crackles

My final day of Christmas Cookies is here with one of my very favorites and my kids favorites. A yummy chocolateyView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

A few years ago I cooked my way through the entire Martha Stewart Baking Handbook. It was a goal that I made forView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Sugar Cookies

Who doesn’t have sugar cookies some time at Christmas? Different shapes and then the kids decorate (usually withView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Peanut Butter Blossoms

I love how at Christmas time there is certain candy that when you see it you think CHRISTMAS! Like these chocolate andView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Gingerbread Men

Nothing screams Christmas time like little gingerbread men. Now there are no professional decorators in our house butView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: French Macarons

A few years ago I started making Macrons. They are a finicky cookie that can be changed easily color and taste with aView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Candy Cane Blossoms

A few years ago my good friend brought me some of these lovely cookies and I loved them ever since. And I love it whenView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Jam Thumbprints

Today I’m sharing another of my grandma’s recipes that she has been making for christmas for years. SheView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chewy Chocolate Gingerbread

A years ago I first found this recipe in my well used Martha Stewart Holiday Cookies Special Issue magazine. AndView full post »