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...

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings


Last year I told you guys about a Christmas tree ornament tradition that my family has had since I was born. I have a collection of ornaments from every year I have been alive.  This collection is probably one of my most prized possessions.  Each represents a different time in...

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Oatmeal Cranberry Pistachio Cookies | Food Blogger Cookie Swap

Oatmeal Cranberry Pistachio Cookies |

I think the song should go “Deck the halls with boughs of cookies”!  It is definitely cookie season and I am so excited to have participated in the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap again. I have said it before, but one of the most amazing thing about blogging is the...