What I’m Baking This Christmas

Oh Christmas baking. It’s been my favourite cooking season for years. Even back in high school I remember spending days baking batch after batch of cookies for everyone I knew. This year is a bit different – I’m working a lot in the weeks before Christmas and on Christmas Eve and Christmas day, so I …

Chocolate Chunk Ginger Cookies

These are one of my favourite Christmas cookies. They’re spicy, chewy, and absolutely packed with dark chocolate. There’s something about the way the dark chocolate tastes with peppery ginger that makes these cookies so unforgettable. Topped with a little sugar so they’re sweet and sparkly, these cookies are just magical. They have a nice, deep …

Classic Gingerbread Cookies

Everyone Christmas cookie plate needs a classic gingerbread cookie. The kind you decorate with royal icing and sprinkles, the kind you can make into gingerbread people, or pretty snowflakes. This recipe is just that. The cookies are crunchy without being too crispy, and spicy from a combo of powdered ginger, cinnamon, cloves, and a little …

Grandma’s Shortbread Cookies

This shortbread is the real deal. When I was little, we used to have Christmas dinner at my aunt and uncle’s house, and every year, my grandma would make these shortbread cookies. I can remember wishing the grownups would stop talking so much so that we could just finish dinner and get to the dessert! These …

Baked Brie with Cranberry Apple Jam

Well, we’ve all made it through the busy Christmas season! You officially have 5 days until New Years Eve, and 5 days to submit something to my giveaway!  It’s an easy way to get a bunch of free baking supplies, so send your photos in today! It was definitely a week full of adventures for me. …