Holidays

Snickerdoodle Milk

Snickerdoodle Milk

You may have seen the festive holiday milks nestled next to the different holiday nogs this year. I didn’t get a chance to taste them (because I already over dosed on eggnog before Thanksgiving)but I did read that they have corn syrup AND 41g of […]

Apple & Hazelnut Mincemeat

Apple & Hazelnut Mincemeat

Every year for the last six years Alex asked me if I would make him mince pies. Every year I was mean and said no. They are plentiful back in the UK and were on sale all the time. The thought of that brown fruit […]

French Vanilla & Sea Salt S’mores

French Vanilla & Sea Salt S’mores

I hope everyone had a delicious and relaxing Thanksgiving weekend. We had a really great time at my sister’s house. She’s definitely a better cook than I am. She made the entire Thanksgiving meal from scratch. Cranberry sauce, yeasted rolls and the stuffing (even the […]

Christmas Recipe Planning Scrapbook

Christmas Recipe Planning Scrapbook

I like saving money. I think pretty much everyone likes saving money. Sometimes this baking business can get out of hand. I’ve got stacks and stacks of magazines and books in piles all over the flat. I also like reading lots of different blogs. I […]

Vanilla Sugar

Vanilla Sugar

This is the last homemade gift idea for the week. I debated giving this its own post because it’s almost too easy! I wish I’d had some fancier jars on hand but I didn’t want to spend a bomb when it’s what’s on the inside […]