Ginger Drop Cookies with Cinnamon Sugar Topping

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It’s that time of year again where the wish lists are being made, the people are bustling, and the kitchen’s filled with incredibly tantalizing smells. It’s Christmas time! Continue reading

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Black Magic Cake

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It’s that magical time of the year again where witches and warlocks and monsters of all kinds come out to celebrate.  This year is looking to be nothing less than spooktacular (;))!

It seems that more and more people this year are looking to have fun with Halloween and quite frankly I can see why.  What other time of the year do you get to dress up as whatever you want and enjoy the bright orange, purples, and greens and any other color affiliated with this holiday? Continue reading

Fall Orange Ginger Cookies

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Hello fall!  It’s been a little while since I’ve posted but I came back just in time to start celebrating that wonderful but busy time of each year.

I’ve been interested in expanding on flavors and this time tried out a combo I wasn’t too familiar with.  For whatever reason, I wanted to do something with orange flavoring but not just plain orange.  After a little bit of research, I found out that ginger is an excellent flavor pairing.  Truthfully, it works out really well considering it is fall now and the flavor combination really suits this time of year.  Move over pumpkin spice, it’s orange ginger time. Continue reading

S’mores Cookies

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It’s National S’mores Day today and that means it’s time to celebrate with something s’mores inspired!

With it being August and the time where summer is winding down, I picture this month as the perfect month to have campfires with friends surrounding it, chatting away with stories of adventures that had been had, all the while cooking some marshmallows over the flames.  While this month is really the last full summer month of the year, it’s still summer with plenty of sun filled days to enjoy. Continue reading