Gingerbread Loaf/House

It’s not Christmas without a gingerbread house or two, now is it? 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons ginger 3/4 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup molasses (I did half molasses and half real maple syrup) 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 eggs 1 cup … Continue reading

Eggnog Quick Bread

Baking up a storm around here!  Gotta love Christmas time!  I’m just gonna say that I don’t like eggnog but this bread was delicious! bread 2 1/4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/8 teaspoon cloves 1/4 cup butter, melted and cooled 3/4 cup sugar 2 … Continue reading

Pesto Parmesan Christmas Tree

How adorable is that?  Not to mention yummy.  Impress the Christmas crowd with this baby!  I made it for our annual Christmas Book Group pot luck. 1 (8 oz) can crescent rolls or crescent dough sheet 32 cubes Mozzarella cheese shredded Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup basil pesto 1  Heat oven to 375.  Spray large cookie … Continue reading

Chocolate Molded Christmas Oreos

Christmas is almost here people!  If you’re in need of a delicious, easy and fast gift, then here it is!  All you need are Oreos, candy melts and a Wilton Cookie Candy Mold.  You can pick up the candy melts and mold at your nearest Michaels and the Oreos at any grocery store anywhere I’m … Continue reading

Nutella Raspberry Crescent Snowflake

Ready to mix things up for breakfast or maybe dessert on Christmas Day?  How about this beauty?  Delicious and not that hard to make!  I made it for our annual Christmas Bunco pot luck. 3/4 cup Nutella 2 oz cream cheese, softened 1 tablespoon heavy whipping cream 2 tablespoons raspberry jam 4 (8 oz each) … Continue reading

Molded Christmas Chocolate Bark

Every year, the day after Christmas, I drag my husband out when it’s still dark and shop the after Christmas sales.  And every year when I open up the Christmas boxes, I’m surprised with what I find in them because I’ve forgotten all about the great things I found at those after Christmas sales.  These … Continue reading

Christmas Tree Pull Apart Bread

I saw this idea on Instagram but couldn’t find the actual recipe so I just kind of winged it and it came out great!  We had Bunco at my house last night and this was one of my contributions to our annual Bunco Christmas feast. pizza dough (I went with a tube of Pillsbury pizza … Continue reading