New Baking Ingredients! Happy dayz for me!

Look what the Santa-fairy brought me this week! While I’ve used the disposable piping bags and the vanilla bean paste before, I’ve never had quite so much at one time until now. Im really looking forward to getting into those fruit pastes and seeing what awesome things I can make with them! They’re no Boiron…

2013 Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap – My Matches!

I had some DELICIOUS cookies from my three matches; so much so that I had to make a separate post about how awesome they were! I even took some beautiful pictures of my three packages and their contents, so that I could share their goodness with everyone (as well as the bloggers doing that themselves!)…

The 2013 Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap!

Whew! It’s finally time to unveil my cookies for the 2013 Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap! One of my recipients self-identified as gluten-free, so I needed to find a recipe was either already gluten-free, or could be altered to accommodate this allergy. Happily, cookies are quite forgiving when using alternate baking flours, and there are…