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Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipes


Ho Ho Ho! One of my favorite things about Christmas is the.. cookies! This weekend we made 2 batches of cookies, 1 batch of brownies, and 3 kinds of candy! Check out the Ugly Christmas Sweater Gingerbread men I decorated last night. I love this Gingerbread Cookie Recipe! It’s chewy, takes only 15 minutes to make, and has a wonderful…

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Toddling About England~ Christmas 2013


When in England, do as the Brits do and drink lots and lots of tea, then try a British accent, throw in words like “drop, splash, dribble” and eat everything in sight until your stomach hurts! It was going to be hard to swing a trip back to the States for Christmas so I spent my first holidays away from…

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Christmas in Paris~


Just a couple of pictures of Christmas in Paris that I took over the last couple of weeks! Right now I’m celebrating it with Jenni and her fam in England! A late night visit to a Christmas Market by La Defense. Tartiflette and Vin Chaud 🙂  \   Christmas trees for sale on Rue Cler.     Frost along the…

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How to Clean a TON of Cookie Cutters


Holiday clean up is upon us! Here’s how to semi-quickly clean a boatload of cookie cutters. Fill sink with warm soapy water. Dump in all your cookie cutters. Swish them about. Drain sink and transfer soapy cookie cutters to a large colander. Run water over the cookie cutters to rinse! Preheat oven to warm (usually 190-200 degrees) Line 1-2 rimmed…

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