Snowball cookies

Let it snow… Cookies!

I love making beautiful, detailed sugar cookies.  In fact I consider it a great day when I get to listen to the radio and decorate cookies for 6 hours straight.  But those days are...

Time for Christmas Baking {Giveaway!}

Time for Christmas Baking {Giveaway!}

  As we officially kick off the Christmas season I want to share one of my favorite sources for pretty baking and packaging supplies, Sweet Estelle’s Baking Supply.  Of course one of my favorite Christmas-time activities is...

Coconut Date Balls

Coconut Snowballs {Recipe}

There are certain recipes that just taste like Christmas to me… this is one of them.  My mom has been making these Coconut Snowballs at Christmas for as long as I can remember.  Often,...

Holiday dessert table

Classic Holiday Dessert Table

A good friend of ours has a birthday on December 23rd, and most years he (and his lovely wife) use his birthday as a wonderful excuse to have a Christmas/Birthday party.  A few years...

Holiday Recipes and Giveaway from Chavrie

Holiday Recipes and Giveaway from Chavrie

Fig and Proscuitto Crostini with Chavrie Today I have a great giveaway sponsored by Chavrie Goat Cheese.  Goat cheese is a mild and creamy fresh cheese that lends itself very well to a variety of recipes,...

Chocolate Pecan pie bars recipe

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars {Recipe}

I love pie, in fact it may be my favorite sub-category of desserts!  But, as you might already know, I have never posted a single pie recipe on this site.  The reason being… I really...