Getting Through the Holidays

It's been a little over four months. Somehow it feels like a lifetime ago, maybe because those four months were the craziest of my entire life and time has flown faster than I ever could have imagined. I still think of Shane every day, but my good days now outnumber the bad ones. I choose … Continue reading Getting Through the Holidays

White Chocolate Cranberry Almond Cookies

Another cookie post? What is this craziness?! I'm still baking away for Christmas and recently madeĀ these tasty cookies loaded with cranberries and white chocolate chips. I added some almond extract to the batter for an extra flavor to complement them, which worked out nicely. These are super easy if you need a quick holiday cookie … Continue reading White Chocolate Cranberry Almond Cookies

Black Onyx Chocolate Mint Cookies

Tis the season for cookies! I love this time of year just for the baking alone, as it brings back a lotĀ of fond holiday memories. There was never a shortage of Christmas cookies in our house growing up, so I developed a sweet tooth at a very young age. While I don't bake nearly as … Continue reading Black Onyx Chocolate Mint Cookies

A Moody, Blue York State of Mind

Oh, hello blog! Long time, no write. I see you haven't changed a bit.   The past month has just royally sucked, which is why I've had neither the energy nor the interest to write about anything positive. I almost forced myself to post a recipe about a week ago, but for some reason it … Continue reading A Moody, Blue York State of Mind