Posts tagged with christmas
29 January 2014 - Healthy Dark Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies
Healthy cookies. That’s not an oxymoron. Well, these may be as healthy as cookies can get. And they were quite the hit at the office potluck last month.
15 December 2013 - Brown Butter Toffee Chip Cookies
Did you watch Sesame Street growing up? Although I liked many characters (though NOT Big Bird — he was a big yellow mess) from that show, my favorite was clearly Cookie Monster. He loved cookies; I loved cookies. He was messy; I was messy. He was blue; my favorite color was…red. The color discrepancy notwithstanding, […]
31 December 2012 - Can It Up: Pomegranate Port Jelly
Ahem. I didn’t mean for a full month to pass before I posted my contribution to this month’s Can It Up. Especially since I made the jelly over three weeks ago. I am bewildered that I managed to post every week during our move, but fell down this month. May I blame holiday madness? Matt’s […]
24 November 2012 - Pins of the week: Handmade Gifts
I was strong and did not succumb to the madness of Black Friday. Not even online — though I was sorely tempted. I decided that my holiday gifts this year are going to be all handmade! Given that I preserve so much, about 40% of this big task is complete. Mind you, I have had […]
22 November 2012 - Dried Dates Stuffed with Goat Cheese and Almonds
Happy Turkey Day from sunny California! Though Denver was often sunny too. This year, I am most thankful that we were able to move back early to the Bay Area. And that we are lucky enough to enjoy dinner today with 2 close friends and their son.