Archive for the 'Kitchen Work' Category

Christmas Cookies 2018

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

As usual, there was a lot of cookie baking in the house this season. Our usual favorites made their appearances, along with some new ones. The new cookies were the jelly-roll style Chocolate Nut Pinwheels, and the Peppermint Twist Kisses.  I personally found the Pinwheels to be lacking… something.  I think the almond flavor was […]

Thumper Wants Fudge

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

This child has no shame. I was cutting up a batch of fudge, and where was Thumper.  *ZOOM* Right by my elbow, waiting until my back was turned, so he could grab a piece. And he did.  Usually, he is much more subtle about grabbing treats.  But when chocolate is involved, all bets are off.

Flashback Friday

Friday, December 7th, 2018

I am in full cookie baking mode right now, and I came across these pictures which are… 12 years old!  WHAT?!?!?? Look at tiny little Ane!  She was almost 3 years old! And to prove that I had much more patience when I had only two children, here is little Tad, who got his own […]

Let The Mess Begin

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

It’s beginning. This ought to keep me busy for a while.