Month: December 2017

Cranberry Almond Bites

I feel like I am so on the ball this year! The shopping and wrapping were finished the first week in December – even the stocking stuffers which I usually leave for last because I dread wrapping them. Cookies and candy have been completed…

Spicy Swedish Ginger Snaps

Otherwise known as Pepparkakor, these are very similar to those tasty tins of ginger snaps you find at IKEA and World Market. Very easy to make and the recipe yields about 90 fabulously crispy, and VERY spicy cookies. When you first bite into them…

Caramel Bites

I should never plan an exact day to post a recipe. I have a habit of promising that on Instagram and I swear, it’s like I jinx myself every time. It never happens when I say it’s going to happen. Which is SO unlike…

Apple Dutch Baby & A New Look For The Blog

When the cold weather hits, thoughts of juicing, avocado toast, and omelettes filled with fresh vegetables seem to dance right out of my head. Then visions of baked goodies, chai lattes, hot tea, skillet dishes, and hearty comfort foods come dancing onto the scene….

Say Goodbye To Your Holiday Stress

I LOVE the holidays. The change in seasons, music, crisp air, baking, shopping, light displays, gatherings, the hustle and bustle downtown, and of course celebrating the real meaning of Christmas. Sadly, I often hear people say how much they dread the holidays! The commercialization,…

Dairy Free Rum Nog

Last year I swore I would come up with a dairy free eggnog that would satisfy my cravings, but you know how that goes…the holidays came speeding up and then things got very busy and before I knew it I was running behind on…