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Hallmark Christmas Movie Cookie Game

  One of my favorite Christmas traditions is sitting down with a hot cup of coffee after dinner and flipping to the Hallmark channel to indulge myself in some romantic Christmas movies. Call me crazy, but I really do enjoy these predictable movies. I say "predictable" because well, they are. Everyone knows the girl and … Continue reading Hallmark Christmas Movie Cookie Game

Simple Gingerbread Cookies

Well friends, a miraculous thing happened the other day- I baked cookies from scratch AND they didn't burn. Gingerbread cookies always seemed like a difficult thing to make but aside from a few technical terms I had to Google, they were fairly simple. I started out simply wanting to try my hand at making something … Continue reading Simple Gingerbread Cookies

Warm & Cozy Weekend

Saturdays are made for relaxing and recovering from a stressful week. Unfortunately, my Saturdays usually have me working. With Christmas coming, I know my boss is going to be scheduling my weekends packed with work. Now that the temperature is dropping into the 30s, I hate leaving my house period for any occasion much less … Continue reading Warm & Cozy Weekend

How I’m Paying Back my Loans Early

Today is the last warm day of the season I'm thinking. While parts of Minnesota got 40 inches of snow, my hometown in Maryland sported a breezy 68 degree day with abundant sunshine. Towards the end of my afternoon I noticed the breeze was getting a bit brisk for my taste. I don't do brisk. … Continue reading How I’m Paying Back my Loans Early

3 Things I did for Halloween (and what scared the pants off me)

Happy November 1st! Hope your Halloween was fun and rain free. I woke up this morning and its pouring rain and everything is gloomy outside. I hate depressing days like this. Luckily I have enough to keep me busy that it really won't matter how wet it is outside. In true November 1st fashion, I … Continue reading 3 Things I did for Halloween (and what scared the pants off me)

Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe (with a twist)

Sugar and Spice by oceangirl15 featuring white cake stands I hate to cook but I love to bake! Recently, I made some lovely chocolate chip cookies with some added surprises mixed in to give it more flavor (and calories). I call them "Chocolate Chip Crunch Cookies." They were a big hit with my family and … Continue reading Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe (with a twist)