As I've mentioned a few times before, my family LOVES hot chocolate. It's one of our favorite cold weather treats. My girls like to drink their hot chocolate with lots and lots of marshmallows. I mean, who doesn't, right? Actually, I prefer mine with fresh whipped cream. But that has changed since I … [Read more...] about Homemade Almond Flavored Marshmallows
Holy Cow! Where did this year go?!? Wasn't March just last week? As much as I'm ready for this year to be over I'm in denial that Thanksgiving is over and we are just a few short weeks away from Christmas! While the holiday season is going to look a lot different this year, we can still enjoy … [Read more...] about Houseful of Christmas Cookies
These Peppermint Hot Chocolate Whoopie Pies are one of my favorite holiday treats (but you don't have to wait until Christmas to make them!). They are scrumptious, whether filled with marshmallow fluff, whipped cream, ice cream or even canned frosting! PS you can also use the dough to make … [Read more...] about Peppermint Hot Chocolate Whoopie Pies
Unearth Hope*, a non-profit company based in Fuquay Varina, North Carolina, operates as a guest of international agencies. In partnership with these agencies, they seek to equip the women and children of Guatemala with the tools to end the cycle of poverty. Their tools** include medical exams, eye … [Read more...] about Chocolate Candy Cane Kiss Cookies & The Great Quetzal Cookie Run.
If you followed me for a while, you may have noticed I am a little obsessed with eggnog. Especially in baked goods. (Check out my Eggnog Bread ... so yummy!!) Every holiday season I drink ALL the eggnog. Fireball Eggnog is my new favorite! So when I needed to come up with a new … [Read more...] about Soft and Chewy Eggnog Cookies
I've had a love affair with eggnog since I was little. When I was around 7 years old my mom, who was an elementary school librarian, brought home a cookbook with simple recipes that kids could make on their own. One of the recipes was a no-cook eggnog that my brothers and I must have made 1,000 … [Read more...] about Eggnog Bread with Eggnog Cream Cheese Icing