An easy, tender and flavourful roast chicken – no stress involved.
Homemade gingerbread playdough – do your holiday baking/planning/wrapping while keeping the kids entertained and the house smelling pretty.
Our adventure in Christmas tree hunting and a delicious recipe for homemade marshmallows.
Homemade edible gifts – for stockings, parties, hostess gifts and that one person that you can”t believe you forgot!
A versatile jam recipe that’s great served alongside the holiday meal or on toast for breakfast. Keep on hand for last-minute hostess gifts.
Merry Christmas! From my family to yours. I can”t believe that Christmas is this weekend. How did time go by so fast? This year will be the first year that our little family is totally alone for Christmas, I”ve come down with tonsillitis, the kids are fighting off their own illnesses and we”re between houses,(…)
Right now I”m in the middle of a big move – across the ocean. We”re tired, jet-lagged, nervous and excited. This Christmas will definitely be an interesting one, but we”re looking forward to it. I won”t be around much for the rest of the holidays, but I”m sure you understand right? ;) I couldn”t let(…)
Truffles are one of my favourite things to make at Christmas time. They”re so adaptable and easy to make. Chocolate and hazelnut is a long time favourite pairing and I think it goes without saying that these are highly addictive. I had them stored away in the freezer and was finding myself sneaking one after(…)
This is a fun gift or activity for the child (or child-like person) in your life. An edible puzzle, to be decorated to your heart”s content and then eaten afterwards. Who says you can”t play with your food? These are a lot of fun to make and after snapping the above photo, I let my(…)
You know what Christmas treat I’ve missed most since moving to Norway? Eggnog. I’ve made my own, but so far I just haven’t found that perfect recipe. I used to practically live off the stuff when I was younger. That’s when you really knew that Christmas was on its way – when you saw cartons(…)
Sugar cookies shaped into the form of mini lattice-pie-crust tops. Aren’t they so cute! I first saw this idea on Pinterest and I immediately fell in love. It’s such a cute presentation of sugar cookies and dresses up any simple dessert or drink and turns it into something special. You can place them on top of(…)
You can’t start Sugar Cookie Week without a delicious recipe for sugar cookies. I know sugar cookies get a bad wrap for not being very flavourful and true enough they aren’t ever going to beat out a chocolate chip cookie for pure deliciousness, but they do beat it out for variety of what you can(…)