Archive for the Christmas Tag

Gooey Butter Pear Cake

I am making this for my mom for her Christmas visit.

Ginger Snaps

PrintGinger Snaps IngredientsGingersnap Cookies: 3/4 cup (170 grams) unsalted butter, room temperature 1/2 cup (105 grams) dark brown sugar 1/2 cup (100 grams) white granulated sugar 1/4 cup (60 ml) unsulphured molasses 1 large egg 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 2 cups (260 grams) all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 2
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Snowflakes (aka Cookie Press Cookies)

Between my mom, my sister and myself, we make about 40-thousand batches of these every Christmas.

Peanut Butter Munchies

Peanut Butter Munchies

These have turned themselves into a Christmas tradition by being so awesome. With all the sifting, and rolling they can be a little daunting, so when the family is in town, I take advantage of the helpful spirit and churn out a double-batch.

Seven-layer Cookies

My friend Carol shared these with me at a holiday cookie swap.

Kiss Cookies

Crockpot Holiday Wassail Punch

Fa la la

Holiday Candy Cookies

A recipe I acquired from a cookie swap.

Christmas Trees

”I don’t like almond extract”– Mom.