Peach Pie

Soooo. Pie is one of my favorite things ever. No questions, hesitations, or qualms. One of my very favorite things. What could be lovelier than peach pie just now with it being the perfect season for ripe, locally grown peaches? Well of course, in order to bake peach pie, you’ll need a recipe. So, here […]

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

I know, I know. Everybody drinks hot chocolate at this time of year. But this hot chocolate recipe (also from Whisks and Whimsy!) really caught my attention: This hot chocolate is pretty decadent and contains both bittersweet and milk chocolate. The bittersweet chocolate makes this drink dark and rich, while the milk chocolate adds some […]

Gingerbread Men Recipe

Upon special request… : ) My recipe for Gingerbread Men/Women/Girls/Boys/People, borrowed from Everything worked perfectly the first time! It’s really simple and fast. The spices definitely stand out, without being overpowering. I made mine a little on the thin side, so they turned out kind of crunchy, which I liked. I didn’t have much […]

Christmas Baking!

This December has involved a great deal of baking, which as far as I’m concerned, is wonderful. : ) Over the past few weeks, I’ve baked: Lemon Spritz Cookies So light and crispy! I just love these cookies. Chocolate Chip Cookies These were… interesting, because we ran out of vanilla, so I used almond extract […]

Happy Thanksgiving!!!!

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you’ve had a wonderful day! What things are you most thankful for? I am incredibly thankful for God’s beautiful gift of grace, my family, my amazing college friends, and being able to live at home and bake. Honestly. : ) Speaking of living at home… what was on your Thanksgiving menu? We […]