Maple Bacon Snowman Cupcakes

So one of my oddest tastes is that I hate bacon. It is one of my least favorite things. It’s just too strong for me. One of my friends always calls me un-American because of my dislike of bacon, others just call me weird. We have a party once a year for our friends where […]

Peppermint Bark Rice Krispie Treats

Today we decorated our Christmas tree and it’s perfect. We are really lucky that my mom gave me a lot of ornaments. It makes it so that our tree has no ornament more than once and they all have a special meaning to us. This year we got a beautiful ornament of a man and […]

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Oreos

This weekend my niece came to help me pick out a Christmas tree. We love Christmas as a family, and picking out a perfect Christmas tree is one of the key pieces in our holiday celebrations. This year we had to find a new place to go and pick out a Christmas tree from due […]

Christmas Tree Origami Decoration

To continue on this 31 days of Christmas I chose a christmas tree decoration for your home. My husband and I are starting to decorate our home for the holiday season. This weekend my niece is coming over and we are going out and cutting down our own Christmas tree. The first year we did […]

Christmas Tree Edible Decoration

One of our family traditions is to make a gingerbread house. It took us many years to find a gingerbread house that actually stays together with good frosting and solid gingerbread house pieces. We use the Trader Joe’s gingerbread house kit to make it now and my mom goes out and gets one (or two) […]

Oreo Peppermint Crunch Chocolate Chip Cookies

There are a lot of things I love about the holidays. One of my favorite things is baking. It’s the one time of the year where I can bake whenever I want and no one complains to me about it. Santa needs his cookies, right? So I started doing a 31 days of Christmas thing […]