Happy Holidayssss

December 18, 2011

Christmas has completely taken over this weekend and I love every second of it! The day started with Brian and I wrapping the lasts of the presents for our family and each other. I love when the tree looks complete once presents are stacked underneath of it! Next we moved on to Christmas ornament making! [...]

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The Great Blogger Cookie Swap

December 12, 2011

Last week I shared a glimpse of some amazingly delicious cookies that I made for the Great Blogger Cookie Swap and today I’m back to let you all in on the recipe behind these holiday cookie musts! For my birthday, I received the “Taste of Home Cookies” recipe book and obviously couldn’t wait to put [...]

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Cookies for Cookies

November 2, 2011

Yesterday I came across news on The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap while catching up on Courtney’s blog. I immediately was interested and obviously signed up for it myself. The whole idea is similar to that of the Great Sweet Swap I just participated in except this one focuses on cookies (duh) and instead of [...]

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Guest Post: Funfetti Cake Batter Donuts

October 19, 2011

The next guest post up for your enjoyment is from Holly at Greek Yogurt and Apple Slices. Not only does Holly have a blog that provides killer workouts and amazing recipes but she also is a huge Orioles and Ravens fan (even though she currently lives in Florida) and you know that ranks her high [...]

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So Simple – So Yum!

October 14, 2011

My Team Challenge mentor put together a bake sale for all of her mentees to participate in for additional fundraising money towards each of our goal amounts for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. Anyone who helps at the bake sale or contributes a baked good gets an even portion of the profits to [...]

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Late Night Snack Cookies

October 13, 2011

Last week a co-worker of mine came to me and asked if I had read the newspaper that day. Bewildered, I looked at him and said, “no?”. He then handed me a piece of it that had a recipe for cookies on it and before walking out said, “oh, because I think these would be [...]

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September 28, 2011

I guess the word on the street today was “cupcakes to celebrate” because this was dessert in the employee lounge tonight. Oreo cookie and cream cupcakes. Yum. But definitely not as good as my afternoon half-half cupcake snack. Brian and I both wanted to try each cupcake so we made an easy swap of halves. [...]

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