I decided to partake in my first cookie exchange.  I chose a cookie that has never failed me.  The snowball.   Simple and sweet.   Just butter, icing sugar, cornstarch, flour, salt and vanilla extract.  I’m just sad that we are giving them away.  Snowballs, we will miss you.  Knowing that this would happen, I stocked up on butter. Advertisements

victorian tea

Today we went to Eldon House to enjoy our first Victorian Christmas Tea with tiny sandwiches and sweets and fancy cups and saucers.  We also toured the house and admired the festive decorating.  I could totally see us living here.  I’m down with deer antlers on the walls and bells in the pantry.  Afterwards we hit … Continue reading