Christmas at Home: My Adventures in Cookie Land by Paul Rest

Christmas officially began right before or after Thanksgiving. I can’t remember exactly when it began. The “it” being my mother’s cookie making marathon which when it started, went right up to a few days before we celebrated Christmas. It started when she would bring all the cookie tins down from the top shelf in the… Read More Christmas at Home: My Adventures in Cookie Land by Paul Rest

Memories of Christmas Past and Traditional Gingerbread Cookies

Hot chocolate, crackling fire and Christmas carols in the background are  perfect ingredients for trimming the tree. ‘Tis the season for traditions, eggnog and holiday cookies. One of my favorite memories of Christmas past, is making whimsical shaped gingerbread cookies and adding a little hole at the top before popping in the oven. After decorating the little guys with… Read More Memories of Christmas Past and Traditional Gingerbread Cookies