Day 6/12 for our Christmas Cookie Countdown! Try this delicious Christmas Classic. Soft and flavourful gingersnap cookies
Calling all lemon lovers!! This cookie is for you. This cookie is like a glorified, soft, chewy, sugar cookie. But WAY BETTER. I haven't made these a ton, but whenever I do, they're a hit. I found the recipe on this blog and I hardly changed anything. The original recipe calls for food colouring & … Continue reading Lemon Crinkle Cookies
In our ward here in Fort McMurray, I serve with the youth. Specifically, I'm in the Young Women's Presidency, over the Mia Maid class (14-15 year old girls). I freaking adore them. There are about 15-18 girls on my roster, but 10 that come weekly. When I first got this calling, I was so scared. … Continue reading Moving On
Marrying Nathan 4 years ago also meant adopting this recipe into my pink recipe binder. This is his absolute favourite cookie ever (are we sensing a common theme??) Super simple No-Bake Chocolate Macaroons. When I made these for the first time, my mother in law, Jenn, asked me how they tasted & they were only … Continue reading No-Bake Chocolate Macaroons
My favourite cookie is this peanut butter cookie. It is the perfect amount of peanut butter & chocolatey goodness. When I was 17 & Nathan was 21, he had to get emergency surgery to get his gall bladder removed. I went to visit him in the hospital to play cards to help him pass time. … Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies
Great Grandma Singleton’s yummy gingerbread recipe!
These are a favourite around here. Whenever I make these, I always send some to work with Nathan because the batch yields over 7 dozen. I haven't had any complaints from his coworkers 😉 It is optional to add chocolate chips, but I would think you're crazy if you didn't. Or maybe a serial killer? … Continue reading Coconut Oatmeal Cookies
Christmas Cookie Countdown!
We are going to Hawaii in January for just over 3 weeks. Nathan's parents generously gifted the whole family a warm destination for Christmas this year. We cannot wait! The original vacation with the fam is actually only 10 days, but we opted to fly to another island and stay an extra 2 weeks. 10 … Continue reading Packing Tips 101
We're finally back from Palm Springs! The weather was mid-20's and we were wearing shorts and T-shirt's the whole week. Nathan got some great golfing in, but poor Drake was sick the entire time. On our way to California we stopped overnight in Vancouver, mainly to break up the trip into smaller segments for Drake. … Continue reading Vacation