Celebrating Cowboy Day

Celebrating Cowboy Day

It's National Cowboy Day Celebrate with going to rodeowatching an old Western Make these Cookie to Celebrate Laura Bush's Cowboy Cookies Recipe Yield 24 cookies By MAGGIE BURCH Former First Lady Laura Bush is credited with putting these delicious oat-, coconut-, and pecan-stuffed chocolate chip cookies, now known as Cowboy Cookies, on the map. Laura Bush Cowboy [...]

Easy Anise Cookies recipe

Easy Anise Cookies recipe

How about Celebrating Anisette Day with Cookies ! 1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon coarse salt 4 large eggs, room temperature 2 teaspoons ground anise seeds 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar, plus more for sprinkling . Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Sift flour, baking powder, salt, and [...]

National Chocolate Chip Day

National Chocolate Chip Day

Bake a batch of these for your favorite teacher or classroom party : Chocolate Chip Cookies A chocolate chip cookie is a drop cookie that originated in the United States and features chocolate chips or chocolate morsels as its distinguishing ingredient. Circa 1938, Ruth Graves Wakefield added chopped up bits from a Nestlé semi-sweet chocolate [...]

Cookies recipes * Almond cookies and Fortune cookies

Cookies  recipes * Almond cookies and Fortune cookies

Happy First day of February ! And my countdown to Chinese New Year continues : Today we are celebrating by making Almond Cookies and Fortune Cookies ! I must confess I usually just buy them at the Asian market but since it's an hour away - Let's make our own. Lisa 2 3/4 C Flour [...]

December planner and Ugly Sweater party plans.

December planner and Ugly Sweater party plans.

My December planner is filled with fun stickers,clip art and stamps. With all the important dates highlighted, We have a busy December with 3 birthday, Parties and Community events.  On e of the fun things we are planning is an Ugly Sweater family Party! Do you have that sweater that was a  gift but never [...]

Christmas Eve at Home

Christmas Eve at Home

Happy Friday !  And today's quilt block celebrates Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve Block Christmas Eve is the night before the big day. Do you have any special traditions in your family ?  In years past we have attended Midnight church or Mass as we waited for Christmas to come. When there was small kids in [...]

Holiday Caroling Time: Recipes and more

Holiday Caroling Time: Recipes and more

Happy Friday ! And it's Holiday Time :  Do you have a favorite Holiday tradition? Today's Prompt from the quilt block - a Caroling we Go !!! Here's a great recipes to serve to carolers  or after you return : 2 quarts of cranberry drink 5 C strong Tea 4 sticks   Cinnamon 3/4 slices Oranges [...]