Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Cinnamon Clove Coffee Cookies

Cinnamon Clove Coffee Cookies

As I mentioned this week, this holiday season has seen no shortage of cookies.  But, really, what would the holidays be without cookies?  All kinds of cookies – even cookies with cloves! When Katrina started rounding up participants for her second-annual I’ll Bring the Cookies event, I was so...

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

How to: Host a Holiday Baking Party | Recipe: Salted Nut Bars

How to: Host a Holiday Baking Party

I have mentioned already a couple times this holiday season how many memories I have of baking holiday treats and holiday cookies and sharing them with friends and family.  It’s a day that I look forward to nearly every year.  This year, I started getting a little worried that...

Monday, December 17, 2012

Peace & Hope & Remembrance.


Today is a day for remembrance.  A day to search for the hope and peace that I know will come to all.  I have found it difficult to think about the events of the past week, let alone find words that are appropriate. So I turned to the only...

Friday, December 14, 2012

Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls

Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls

Last year I shared a recipe for French Cookies that is a must-make this time of year for the holidays.  While that is a true statement, there is one other recipe that makes holiday baking complete: peanut butter chocolate balls. I remember making this recipe as a kid and...

Friday, December 14, 2012

Nespresso U Giveaway

Nespresso Giveaway

I am so excited to be teaming up with Jessica, Lauren, Tina, Nikki & Shawnda to offer all of our readers a chance to win one of FIVE fabulous Nespresso machines. You better believe that one of these babies is on my list. Maybe if one of you wins one, you could share it with me, yes?...

Thursday, December 13, 2012

King Arthur Flour Giveaway

bread flour

Today I am sharing one of my favorite baking ingredients – King Arthur Flour – by way of a baking giveaway!  They are not paying me to say this – their flour is my go-to for baking.  I love their bread flour, which I use in almost all of...