Is there anything finer than curling up with a warm drink on a cold winter’s night? I argue that there certainly isn’t much! My first time enjoying glühwein (the German word for mulled wine, typically enjoyed around the holidays) was at a street market on the square in Lausanne, Switzerland. It was perfect: a heavy… Continue reading Winter Perfection: Mulled Wine/Glühwein Recipe
No post this week. I hope you have a delightful holiday weekend with your loved ones!!
Here again to share some cookie creations! These are from October, so I have some catching up to do! Off we go! First up, I love these sweet pastel carousel- and carnival-themed cookies! The gold and glitter really set these off. I can’t decide if the carnival tent or the tickets are my favorite! Next… Continue reading All the Cookies
In our last home, we had a four-inch-thick stone mantel over our fireplace. I also had a toddler and a baby on the way for our Christmasses in that home, and though I wanted all the luxuries of a happily decorated mantel, I didn’t want the risk of injuring small children. Or myself, for that… Continue reading A Stocking Hanger that WON’T Send Anyone to the ER!
Did you know that you can make your own sprinkles? Well, you can! I was recently reminded of this after doing some unicorn cookies (I’ll share those next week!) and I wondered how the rainbow effect would come across in sprinkle form. All you need to do to make your own sprinkles is to pipe… Continue reading DIY Sprinkles
Hello, all! This week we’re spending time with family and friends. I hope you are enjoying much the same! No post this week. See you next time!
I’ve always loved the phrases “made with love” and “baked with love.” They conjure an image of thoughtful care and intention being put into every step of the process. I always liked that image, though I hadn’t really applied it myself. If I made something for someone, it was made with love because I cared to… Continue reading An Apple Pie Prayer