Classic Gingerbread Cookies (& how to use them to trim your tree)

Gingerbread Cookie Decorations

Every year our Christmas is just a little bit different then the year before. Next month Alli is turning four and it will be the first time that we have lived in the same house for two birthdays in a row. I guess it’s not just our Christmases that change from year to year. ;)… 

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Gingerbread Mocha Biscotti

Gingerbread Mocha Biscotti

Have you guys heard of The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap? In a nutshell, food bloggers around the world bake cookies and mail them to each other. But it’s not just about the swap, each entrant donates a small sum to Cookies for Kids’ Cancer and that sum is matched by brand partners. This year the #FBcookieswap raised… 

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Maple Gingerbread Syrup & Latte

Maple Gingerbread Syrup & Latte

I got this idea of making a processed-sugar-free simple syrup, for our beverages, out of pure necessity. We’ve been sick more often this year then any I can remember, which I’m crediting to the fact that Max started going to playschool. And, every time we get sick it seems to be when we’re not being… 

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Gingerbread Granola

gingerbread granola

Merry Christmas!! It’s less than a month away so I can officially say that now right? I’ve been holding off because I know so many of you had Thanksgiving to celebrate yet. I think Canadians tend to start celebrating Christmas before Americans. Can you blame us? Our Thanksgiving is at the beginning of October and… 

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