Yumbitz All Natural Cookies #Giveaway ENDS 8/31

I received multiple bags of Yumbitz mini cookies from Yumbitz.com to use in facilitating my review.  All opinons are mine and have not been swayed in any way. Above you can see part of the Yumbitz cookies we received for my family to review.  Everyone was so excited upon opening this box that I wasn't able to get a picture of all 12 packs of Yumbitz cookies before my family and I tore into them!  As you can see above, the Chocolate Chip … [Read more...]

My Favorite Cookie Cutter Sugar Cookie Recipe

The following recipe came from allrecipes.com.  It was submitted by Jill Saunders.  She says it takes 20 min. prep time, makes 60 cookies depending on the size of your cookie cutters and cooks in 8 min. Ingredients 1 1/2 cups butter, softened 2 cups white sugar 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 5 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt Directions In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar … [Read more...]

Did Santa Ever Write You?

Looking back to my childhood, I would have been overjoyed to have gotten a letter from Santa.  I always made him special cookies and sat out milk for him, actually I think we sat out Pepsi.  I wanted so bad to catch Santa in my living room when he was filling the stockings, good thing I never caught him!  I visited him at the Santa house in the Court Square every year and also sent letters to him through my school and the local paper.   I never … [Read more...]

Favorite Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

It’s that time of the year where we all bring out those recipes from the past.   Most of my holiday memories include the times I spent with my mom preparing for the holidays making and decorating sugar cookies with cookie cutters,  super shooter cookies,  chocolate no bake cookies, and best of all…… peanut butter fudge!!!  Since I have already made my first batch of peanut butter fudge for the season, I thought you might like to try it … [Read more...]