National Homemade Cookies Day | Soft Lemon Cookies

National Homemade Cookies Day | Soft Lemon Cookies

Oh, hai, October. When did you crop up? Seems like only yesterday that I was moaning and groaning about my stress over food holidays...oh, wait, it was only last month. Oh well, such is this food holiday challenge life. Still, it's October! Which means I'm in the last third of the year. Just 3 months worth of cooking and baking and blog writing to go, and I have to say that while it's October 1st right now, I have dishes done through October 10th. Planning ahead, which I really only started to do full force this past month or so, really works! I wish I would've stuck to a schedule a long ...

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National Hot Mulled Cider Day | Hot Cider

National Hot Mulled Cider Day | Hot Cider

I have to say that I'm not a big fan of hot mulled cider. First of all, what is 'mulled', anyway? It sounds crazy. This cider is good though because it's apple juice as opposed to apple cider already created. I don't know, it's just different. :) National Hot Mulled Cider Day | Hot ...

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National Coffee Day | Coffee Milkshake

National Coffee Day | Coffee Milkshake

It's pretty awesome having a husband who is really great at making all drinks - sweet, alcoholic, it doesn't matter. It's a skill of his and one more tally for things I appreciate about him. National Coffee Day is being celebrated with the same thing I celebrated National Coffee Milkshake ...

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National Pancake Day | Oatmeal Wheat Pancakes

National Pancake Day | Oatmeal Wheat Pancakes

Today's topic: PANCAKES! Pancakes didn't used to be in my list of go-to breakfast foods, but times have changed. After my grandmother's potatoes, pancakes are the breakfast dish I make most often and I know I'm getting the perfect texture down. But I've never had whole wheat pancakes ...

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National Cherries Jubilee Day | Cherries Jubilee

National Cherries Jubilee Day | Cherries Jubilee

Well, well, well, it's National Cherries Jubilee Day. You may be asking, "what is this cherries jubilee you speak of" to which I answer that it's something delicious. That's all you really need to know, right? And if the answer to my question is a no, then I'll provide you with the info ...

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