Meringue Xmas Cookies

Meringue Xmas cookies are melt in your mouth delicious. Good meringue is light & airy and really sweet tasting. Because they are so easy to make, we often make several variations for our cookie exchange. And this past weekend was our cookie baking day(s). We made several batches of different types of cookies on Friday and […]

Snowman on a Little Red Flyer

We love the snowman on a little red flyer! We were planning to make some cake pop snowmen this year but then we saw these cute marshmallow snowman peeps at Joann’s. And they are so cute we pictured them sitting on a red flyer on a white cupcake. They came out so cute! Plus they were pretty easy […]

O’ Meringue Christmas Trees

Meringue Christmas Trees are the perfect cookie for the holidays. Meringue is a really easy cookie to make. Shaping it into an array of forms is simple. And unlike cookies made with cookie cutters, meringue cookies can be molded up into taller shapes like santa hats, ghosts, pumpkins, candy corns, and of course, Christmas trees. These meringue Christmas […]

Whoopie! Rudolph Comes To Town

Rudolph has always had a special place in my heart. I suppose that is because when I was in the 2nd grade I was chosen to play Rudolph in my class’ holiday program. Probably not for my extraordinary acting talents but because I told the teacher that I had a brown dress I could wear. Unfortunately […]

Noni’s Cannoli Filling

Holiday traditions usually include baking Christmas cookies but for us, it also included making cannoli filling and shells with Noni. We would gather at her house and spend the day filling our previously made shells with the rich, delicious crème that is Noni’s “secret sauce”. We lost Noni several years ago but each year we get to […]

Jack-O-Lantern Whoopie Pies

I recently saw a picture of Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Macaroons on a high-end kitchen products store’s website. They are priced at $44.95 for 12. Honestly, I thought the price was way too high. But I remembered making whoopie pies and figured we could do the same thing with them. They are probably a little larger but […]