Monthly Archives: December 2009

New Year’s Resolutions, Traditions and Memories

When I was a kid, I would spend all of the New Year holiday listening to Casey Kasem do his Top 40 countdown (based on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart), trying to guess which song would take top prize. Would it be my song or would I be disappointed? I probably started listening in 1984. That […]

Our Holiday

Well, this holiday will sure be memorable! I think we have over a foot of snow. It just keeps coming in waves. I feel like I have said, “It’s snowing again” about a zillion times since Thursday. And because I won an Amazon gift card earlier in the year from The Pioneer Woman I was […]

Daring Bakers’ December Challenge- Gingerbread House

The December 2009 Daring Bakers’ challenge was brought to you by Anna of Very Small Anna and Y of Lemonpi. They chose to challenge Daring Bakers’ everywhere to bake and assemble a gingerbread house from scratch. They chose recipes from Good Housekeeping and from The Great Scandinavian Baking Book as the challenge recipes. I was […]