Cookies & A Mid-Week Mom Moment

Cookie art is a great way to spend some relaxing and fun time with your kids during the holidays. Here is a German sugar and butter cookie recipe I grew up with. It is well, well tested and ever so delicious. Also the dough is robust enough that kids can …

Chicken Soup, But What Kind?

The hub came home early today. Early and with a fever. We sat and talked a bit before he laid down for a nap and one of the subjects was dinner. “Chicken soup would be good,” he said. Chicken soup, I thought. No problem. I can pop a frozen chicken …

Perfect Pancake Pockets

Perfect Pancake Pockets 2 cups flour 2 tbs sugar 1/4 tsp baking soda 1 tbps baking powder 4 tbps buttermilk powder (optional, but yummy) 2 tbs melted butter 2 eggs 1 cup milk (may have to add more depending on humidity, egg size, and whether you have an overeager child …