Christmas Wishlist 2016

Hello everyone. It’s finally December! Can you believe it? A lot of bloggers do “Blogmas” posting everyday this month, but with final exams looming in my near future (they start December 14th), I’m sticking to my Wednesday/Saturday postings. This Christmas wishlist has been one difficult list to come up with, since I’ll be abroad for […]

The Legend of the Berlin Pretzel Cookies

If you haven’t noticed, my second semester away from home has come to an end, giving me more time to help bake which is something I love to do. These cookies, that I’ve titled this post after, have been passed down through generations and this season it was my turn to learn it. Along with […]

Sweet Holiday Treats

Every holiday season seems to be centered around some main elements, and having sweet treats around is one of them. While the official title of this recipe in the cookbook is “Christmas Toffee Bars”, and traditionally made in my household during the holiday season, you can really choose to make these at anytime of the […]

Holiday Brunching

While my first semester of my junior year of college appears in the horizon, I broke out from under the pile of essays and projects that are all due at various times throughout this week and decided to go Christmas shopping. There is just something nice about shopping for someone and watching them wonder what it […]

Christmas Room Decor

This is the first year I’m away from home for a Christmas holiday, which means it’s the first year I get to decorate my very own small space! Like many of you, I love this time of year. Maybe it’s the excitement of the upcoming month-long break from classes and spending time watching Christmas films […]