Tag Archives: christmas

just call me martha

i decided on some fairly labor-intensive treats for christmas this year. first, i made pfeffernusse in early december – they take a few weeks to soften. buckeyes have become a tradition every year – i started making them when we … Continue reading

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it’s beginning to smell a lot like christmas

man, did the smell of these cookies take me back to grandma’s kitchen! she always made pfeffernusse for christmas and i got to help roll the cookies into balls. i made some of these last year but using a more … Continue reading

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ready, set…christmas!

well, halloween’s over. that means it’s time for christmas shopping, decorating, baking, etc.! yes, there’s that pesky thanksgiving holiday between now and christmas, but i’m not all about filling my home with turkey decorations. i saw a super simple but … Continue reading

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this bark is even better when you bite it

i wanted to add some variety to my christmas confections this year – i typically make buckeyes to bring home for the holidays. i am still going to make buckeyes this year, but decided to make some peppermint bark as … Continue reading

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sugar cookies, wisconsin style

in other words, in bar format. because we wisconsin folk love our bars! on wednesday night, we are having an end of the semester get together for work, and i’m on dessert duty. i came across a recipe on pinterest … Continue reading

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stashbusting

i have been trying to think of creative uses for yarn scraps lately. i saw a post on pinterest that inspired this, so i bought a hot glue gun (i know, i can’t believe i never had one until now). … Continue reading

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tis the season!

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