peppermint & snow

On Friday, we baked cookies & tartlets & listened to absurd amounts of holiday music. I still find the “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” song mildly disturbing. And we made peppermint bark. I’d never made it before, but I wanted to try something not-cookie, and my Martha Stewart holiday cookbook had a recipe that seemed fairly […]

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So y’all know I have a thing for Etsy vintage. Remind me to post pictures of the boy’s new fedora. Months ago, I stumbled upon vintage cookie cutters & couldn’t think of any good reason not to get them, so I did. But I had no rolling pin, so I couldn’t really do anything with […]

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three things for may third

I just made a huge pot of lemon chicken soup with spinach and orzo and egg and it is really lovely, that perfect kind of “comforting bowl of soup on a chilly day” kind of soup. I also baked chocolate hazelnut cookies. With Hershey’s kisses on top. And I mended the tear in the seam […]

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