day 8: oatmeal choc chip

On our eighth day of making cookies we ended up making some my husband and one of his sons wanted; oatmeal chocolate chip!  The recipe Olivia and I used for this was on the back of our canister of oats.  It was pretty simple and I must say I really enjoyed them! There was nothing
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Day 6: pepermint cookies

On our 6th day of cookie making we did a round of peppermint cookies.  I followed the recipe I used to make the nerd cookies to make a chocolate ball and a vanilla ball.   But instead of rolling them out to make a nerd spiral or using any nerd candy in it we added peppermint! 
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Day 4 Chocolate Chip cookies!

Day four of our baking sweets for last years holiday celebrations was making Chocolate Chip Cookies! This was another recipe I made from the package. It was really easy and super fun! Olivia was definitely getting the hang of dumping ingredients into the bowl and then mixing. This one though, she didn’t want to put
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Day 3 butterscotch cookies

For our third day of making cookies last year we did butterscotch cookies!  This was a request by one of my husbands kids. This was a lot easier than I had expected. I followed the recipe on the package of butterscotch chips and they came out beautiful! I hadn’t expected baking cookies could really be
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Day 2: Hot cocoa cookies

On our second day of cookie making my family made Hot Cocoa Cookies!  This recipe I used was on the back of a canister of plain mini marshmallows like those found in hot cocoa.  One of the stores here had them on sale for like 1 dollar and had coupons for 50 cents off the
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Nightmare Before Christmas Party

To kick off the holiday celebration last year we did a Nightmare before Christmas themed party. We invited everyone/whoever over to enjoy some treats, decorate some cakes,and play some cards!  I know my girls had a lot of fun even if Abby was cuddled or laying down among card piles.