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Baby it’s cold outside!

Baby it’s cold outside!

A year and a half ago I found out I was going to be an aunt and I was ecstatic!  A few weeks after that I found out I was going to have a niece, for a girl who loves anything pink or sparkly (I mean, come on, just look at the name of my … Continue reading

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups For a while now I have been making chocolates for friends and family for Christmas and Valentine’s Day and this year was no different! I have made a variety of different sweets over the years from truffles to fudge to chocolate covered cherries. This year for one of the sweets I … Continue reading

Chocolate Cookies and Cream Cookies!

Chocolate Cookies and Cream Cookies!

What do you do when it’s damp, dreary, and has been rainy for days on end?! I read, watch movies, get my nails painted a ridiculously bright shade of pink, and bake of course! And what do you do when you have two huge Hershey’s Cookies and Cream bars? You fill your little apartment with … Continue reading

White Chocolate and Popcorn…..mmmmm

White Chocolate and Popcorn…..mmmmm

One week until Easter and it’s time to start getting ready for the sugar rush that is heading our way.  Jelly beans, chocolate rabbits, and Cadbury eggs are all classics and will probably be in every Easter basket but I have a homemade treat that is sure to delight and maybe cause a bit of … Continue reading

Parisian Hot Chocolate

Parisian Hot Chocolate

On the ninth day of Christmas my true love gave to me nine mugs of hot chocolate, eight quarts of limoncello, seven citrus thumbprint cookies, six Mexican wedding cookies, a review in the New York Times, four magic cookie bars, three shots of eggnog, two pieces of peppermint fudge, and cute little gingerbread bundt. It’s … Continue reading

Citrus Thumbprint Cookies

Citrus Thumbprint Cookies

On the seventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me seven citrus thumbprint cookies,  six Mexican wedding cookies, a review in the New York Times, four magic cookie bars, three shots of eggnog, two pieces of peppermint fudge, and cute little gingerbread bundt.     We come to the last of the Christmas … Continue reading

Magic Cookie Bars

Magic Cookie Bars

On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me four magic cookie bars, three shots of eggnog, two pieces of peppermint fudge, and cute little gingerbread bundt. The Christmas cookie baking has officially started!  My mom and I spent all day today baking five batches of cookies!  Four batches are for a … Continue reading

Peppermint Fudge

Peppermint Fudge

On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me two pieces of peppermint fudge and a cute little gingerbread bundt. This is one of the recipes I make at work and everyone loves it! They’re creamy, pepperminty, yumminess that resemble those little Andes mints but these are waaay better. I’m not sure … Continue reading