Cinnamon Star Cookies (Zimtsterne)

Cinnamon Star Cookies (Zimtsterne)

Now that Santa has waved from his sleigh in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, it is officially the Christmas season! (Does anyone else use this reference, or just my family?) New York may … [Read more...]

Holiday Nut Crunch Bark

Holiday Nut Crunch Bark #GoNutsForNuts

** This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias (Collective Bias, Inc.) and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. ** Is this year moving too quickly for anyone else? I cannot believe … [Read more...]

Star Anise Snickerdoodles

Star Anise Snickerdoodles

Boy did I start my cookie baking late this year! I can't believe Christmas is just days away. I was recently sent  a beautiful carved cinnamon bark box with 3 oz of Vietnam cinnamon by World Vision so … [Read more...]

Christmas Trifle

Christmas Trifle

Each year, my mom makes a beautiful trifle for Christmas. I'm pretty sure at one point, she was only making one, but as the popularity of her trifle grew, she is now up to making 6+ for different … [Read more...]

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Rainbow Cookies (a.k.a Seven-Layer Cookies)

If you've never heard of these lovelies, you are not alone. Rainbow cookies are made of almond cake died fun bright colors with apricot preserves all sandwiched in between two thin layers of … [Read more...]