Dec
31

The Best of 2013

My 2013 New Year’s Resolution was to start a blog.  I did it with a great deal of help from my talented friends. For better or worse here’s The Best of 2013 and my first […]

Dec
29

Chocolate Mice

Follow my blog with Bloglovin On a search for a Norwegian Krumkake recipe I discovered Chocolate Mice displayed on a dessert table at a Nutcracker Birthday Party. The adorable party gave me miles of inspiration […]

Dec
19

Cookie Exchange

I just enjoyed a relaxing cookie exchange with The Carafe Club. I did not host, which is just as well. I have in the past and it did not go well, but I’ll get to […]

Dec
16

Russian Tea Cakes

My all time favorite Christmas cookie is a recipe my Grandmother brought with her when she fled Russia with her mother during World War II. She lovingly passed the recipe down to her daughter-in-law, my mother. […]

Dec
10

Chocolate Making Party

Have you been to one to many cookie decorating parties lately? Here’s a twist on an old idea;  host a chocolate making party with your friends and family instead. Four generations of women in my […]

Dec
9

Let It Snow Cash Giveaway

Welcome to the $750 Let It Snow Cash Giveaway! Sugar & The Spice joined a great group of bloggers to bring you this incredible giveaway. One lucky person will win $500 cash and five others […]

Dec
6

Buffet Napkins

We recently hosted 25 dinner guests for Thanksgiving Dinner. Uff da, what a party.  We have an old home which means lots of small rooms, including the dining room. To seat the guests we had […]