Category Archives: baking

My First Apple Pie

If you have been around long enough you know that I love baking. It comforts me. There has always been one thing that I have never made though. A pie. They scared me! Until I realized that they were so … Continue reading

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Irish Potato Candy

In 1845 there was a great famine in Ireland. It became known as the Irish Potato Famine. It was a very horrible time in the history of Ireland. You can read more about it by clicking the link above. I … Continue reading

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Making Peanut Butter Balls or Buckeyes

One of my favorite flavor combinations is peanut butter and chocolate. I have always loved peanut butter cups and anything else with peanut butter and chocolate. Making peanut butter balls is a fun treat. Some people call them buckeyes because … Continue reading

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Holiday Dream Lists- Favorite Christmas Cookie

Making Christmas cookies was always my favorite tradition with my grandma. We would set aside a day every December and spend the day making cookies. We made everything from peanut butter cookies, gingersnaps, monster cookies, sugar cookies, and cut cookies. … Continue reading

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12 Days of Cookies Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies

Can you believe that we only have few more days left of 12 days of cookies? It seems so long ago that I started this project! I have had such a  great time baking!

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12 Days of Cookies -Gingersnaps

Gingersnaps smell so good! They made our home smell like gingerbread! I have probably said this about all the cookies in 12 days of cookies, but these are so easy to make!

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12 Days of Cookies- Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are simple and classic. They have always been my favorite.

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12 Days of Cookies Chewy M&M Sugar Cookies

I love cookies with m&m’s. In today’s 12 days of cookies I’m sharing  chewy m&m sugar cookies with you. These were so easy to make!

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12 Days of Cookies- Peanut Butter Blossoms

12 days of cookies has been a blast so far.  Peanut butter blossoms have always been one of my favorite cookies. They are incredibly easy to make and very similar to the candy cane blossoms from earlier this week.

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12 Days of Cookies- Candy Cane Blossoms

I love peppermint! It’s one of my favorite things about the holiday season! There’s just something about the smell that makes a home so inviting and festive! Candy cane blossoms are somewhat new to me. I have made them before, … Continue reading

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