Desserts and Sweets

Lady Locks (AKA: Clothespin Cookies/Cream Horns)

(This post may contain affiliate links) Today I share with you the recipe for BEST cookie, my very most favorite cookie in the world, Lady Locks (also known by some as clothespin cookies, or cream horns. Being originally from Pennsylvania, I was introduced to these cookies by my grandma. My grandmother is a professional seamstress,… Continue reading Lady Locks (AKA: Clothespin Cookies/Cream Horns)

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20 Cookies That Will Make You Christmas Cookie QUEEN!!!

(This post may contain affiliate links) Merry Second Day of Christmas! If you are anything like me, you already started thinking about Christmas a LOOOOOONG time ago, but you had to wait FOREVER to actually start because it was just too soon! Now that it is officially the second day of December, Christmas prep can… Continue reading 20 Cookies That Will Make You Christmas Cookie QUEEN!!!

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My Favorite Places to Shop for Good Food at a Great Price!

A while back, my hubby and I made the decision to do our best to feed our family with a good wholesome diet, within the confines of our pretty small budget! For a while that simply meant cutting out the processed food and making mostly everything from scratch, but still using mostly non-organic ingredients, which… Continue reading My Favorite Places to Shop for Good Food at a Great Price!

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How I Fell in Love With Traditional Cooking… and My Top Three Cookbooks… So Far

My journey to a more traditional, back to the basics style of cooking began after the bit of our firstborn, who I had a few weeks early, due to preeclapmsia. Our diet was not so good during my first pregnancy, and my sodium intake was pretty horrendous. I was cooking at home, but using canned… Continue reading How I Fell in Love With Traditional Cooking… and My Top Three Cookbooks… So Far