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December 13, 2013

Chocolate-Mint Cookies // Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap 2013

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I’ve been waiting and waiting for today’s post and it’s finally here!  Today is the big reveal for the Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap.  I was lucky enough to be working with two other bloggers.  I sent a recipe to Emily from It Bakes Me Happy, and received a recipe from Jenn of Endlessly Inspired.   […]

December 22, 2013

Triple Stuffed M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies, Toffee Cookies & Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

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Hi everyone!  Today I’m sharing three delicious recipes from some of our non-blogger Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap Participants.  They were nice enough to photograph and share the recipe they were given this year.  I can’t wait to try them for myself.     Triple Stuffed M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies   Save Print Prep time 10 […]

January 13, 2014

Peppermint Kiss {Cocktail}

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Hello again! I am Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am so excited to share this cocktail with you! One of my favorite flavor combinations, is chocolate and peppermint…..I never get tired of it. I am the crazy person at Starbucks ordering a Peppermint Mocha in July! I don’t think peppermint is only a […]

November 13, 2013

Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap 2013

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It’s time for the 2nd annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap here on WLOW!  I’m so excited.  Last year’s swap was super fun and there were a lot of great recipes shared.  This year I’m happy to announce Rachel from {i love} my disorganized life and Aubrey & Stacy from Real Housemoms will be co-hosting the […]

November 28, 2013

Cranberry-Orange Spice Cookies

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Happy Thanksgiving Day WLOW readers!  I know you already have the turkey day under control, so it’s time to think ahead to Christmas and that means cookies.  I love Christmas cookies and this year, while we have our favorites in this house, I decided I wanted to find some new recipes to try. One day […]

December 21, 2013

25 Kid-Friendly Christmas Activities

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This year, Christmas season has been so amazing with the littles.  They’re really into the lights, snow (which we don’t get), and Christmas trees.  I wanted to find some fun projects for us to decorate the house and tree, and a fun Christmas tree too.  The projects in the list can either be done by […]

December 11, 2013

Nutella Pinwheels | The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2013

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It’s that time of year.  Baked goods are being made like clock work, stores are packed, Christmas music is all over the radio, and The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap is here! Oh and it’s Day ten of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW.  YAY!  I had to take yesterday off.  It’s been […]

December 15, 2013

Last Minute Christmas Shopping Giveaway {Closed}

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Are you freaking out that Christmas is only 9 days away?  I am!!  I was totally on track with my shopping at the beginning of the month, and now I’m racking my brain for two more presents because I just don’t know what to get.  Whether you’re shopping up until Christmas Eve or just stick […]

December 13, 2012

5-Ingredient Vanilla Almond Snowballs // Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap 2012

5-Ingredient Vanilla Almond Snowballs

Good morning!   Are you ready for some more cookies?!?  Rhetorical question.   I am, so that’s what you get today – cookies!  Not just any cookies though.  Cookies from the kitchen of a food blogger’s mom.   We’re talking legit you-need-these cookies.  And it’s all for the 1st Annual Christmas Cookie Swap.     […]

November 15, 2012

Christmas Cookie Swap Sign-Up

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Can you believe Thanksgiving is just over a week away?  It feels like we were Trick or Treating yesterday!  While I’m usually anti-Christmas anything in November, I’ve turned over a new leaf.  Very appropriate for fall.  ;)  So we’re having Christmas Cookie Swap!   I knew I wanted to do my own snail mail exchange. […]

December 16, 2012

Struffoli: Honey-Drench Christmas Fritters

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 I’m a bit haggard today.  I’m feeling really uncoordinated and generally blah.  I burnt my hand on the oven trying to get the pizza out.  That’s two burns this week.  Not good.  That never ever happens to me.  I don’t know what’s going on.  At least I got to fire up the deep fryer this […]

December 23, 2011

Christmas Bake-a-Thon 2011

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Baking is a holiday tradition for me. I’ve made cookie plates for my family and friends for the last 7 years. I only missed one year. Back in 2009 we moved into our house December 1st and Thing 1 was a 5-month-old. By the time Christmas came, the kitchen had just finishing being unpacked and […]

December 23, 2011

Swedish Christmas Cookies

Swedish Christmas Cookies

Every December I get emails from Food Network.  It’s their annual 12 Days of Cookies news letter.  Love it!  I love getting new cookie recipes.  I save all my cookie emails.  There’s a “Cookies” folder in my Hotmail account, seriously. These cookies arrived a few years ago among the baker’s dozen Food Network sent out.  They are […]

December 18, 2011

DIY Christmas Stockings

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In one short week it will be Thing 2′s first Christmas.  The last two years have been nice, but this year I’m feeling especially Christmassy.  {Yes, I’m still using my word}  It could be because I have so many blogs and pins on Pinterest showing me how amazing my house could be or it could be because we are having a […]

December 8, 2011

Cookie Christmas Tree

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It’s time I face the inevitable.  I need to make big girl decorated cookies for once in my life.  Bake at 350 was one of the very first blogs I started following.  Bridget is a cookie genius and master of all things decorated with royal icing.  Soon after finding Bridget, I found Giselle at Baking […]

December 17, 2013

Santa Claus is Coming to Town Printable

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Oh my gosh you guys.  Can you believe Christmas Eve is ONE WEEK away?!? I’ve been decorating the house , but I need some easy options since I’m in a rental house (see: can’t put holes all over the walls).  So I took a nod from my favorite Christmas movie and made a cute printable […]

December 5, 2013

Sand Art Brownie Mix

Sand Art Brownie Mix

Oh my gosh you guys.  The giveaways I have going on today – just WOW!  The big one is a KitchenAid Pro Stand Mixer.  I got one two years ago for Christmas, her name is Louise, and she’s just the best thing ever.  That giveaway is at the bottom of this post.  But as an […]