Eggnog Bread

I guess this is it for the holiday baking this year. I had fun, hope you did too following along. We gave this bread away for a gift so I can’t tell you how it tasted but it smelled great! I baked it in my Nordic Ware Loaf Pan and if you look closely you … Continue reading

Santa’s Trash Cookies

These are so good! I just ate two! The sweet and salty combo is to die for. 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup crushed potato chips 3/4 cup crushed … Continue reading

Christmas Light Cupcakes

Cute right? And pretty easy too. My friend Sondra asked if I would make some cupcakes for her granddaughter’s birthday and these are the ones she chose. Sondra said she thinks it reminded her of “Stranger Things”! 1 box cupcake mix plus ingredients to make cupcakes (I did a batch of chocolate cupcakes and a … Continue reading

Chocolate Peppermint Bread

Look at that beauty, who wouldn’t want that for Christmas? It is so yummy and so easy to make. I also made some smaller loaves in my Nordic Ware Mini Holiday Loaf Pan for our annual Book Group book exchange (which we held outside with masks on). I had those cute little trays to put … Continue reading

Mini Christmas Wreath Bundt Cakes

I just love the Christmas season. I love the gift giving, the holiday baking and then sharing with neighbors and friends, I love how people are usually a little bit nicer and try harder to serve, I love celebrating the birth of Christ, the Christmas cards from friends that I hardly ever get to see … Continue reading

Nutter Butter Reindeers

And here is Christmas treat #1, Nutter Butter Reindeers! I made them for porch treats, click here for an explanation of porch treats, and I think they came out so cute! They would be a fun treat to make with the kids. 1 package Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies 1 package Red Hots 1 … Continue reading

Puffy Gingerbread Cookies

The hubs loves gingerbread cookies.  Me, not so much but I make them for him because I love him.  I decided to try out my new Wilton Christmas Cookie Pan which I got last year after Christmas for half off or more. I can’t find it on their website so it must be discontinued but … Continue reading

Nutty Eggnog Bars

And the holiday baking continues . . . cookies 2/3 cup butter 2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1 cup chopped macadamia nuts or pecans icing 1 cup powdered sugar 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 2 – 3 tablespoons eggnog 1  Preheat oven to 350.  … Continue reading