• Santa Hugs - Sweet and Salty Treat

    Santa Hugs | The Easiest Christmas Treats To Make With Kids

    If you’re looking for the easiest Christmas treats to make with kids, Santa Hugs are the way to go. They’re relatively mess free, require few ingredients, and are ready in ten minutes! We’re learning about how different cultures celebrate the holidays, so Santa Hugs were our creative treat for St. Nicholas Day. We’re huge fans of that sweet and salty combination, and stores will charge upwards of $10 for a small bag of something similar. We picked up all our ingredients at our local Walmart, and the cost was very low. Here’s how to make Santa Hugs. To start, you’ll need the following ingredients: * Square or circular pretzels (no…

  • THE BEST Easter Chocolate Chip Cookie Ever! – Moments in Mommyland

    Easter is coming! Easter is coming! As soon as I see all those Easter treats hit store shelves I begin dreaming up how I’ll bake with them. I love the pastel colours of this holiday and I love the way they look on my table this time of year! You know what else I love? A soft and chewy cookie! I’ve never been a fan of cookies that snap or crunch, but it takes the proper amount of the right ingredients and perfect cooking time to really get the results I want. Well friends, I’ve done it! I’ve nailed down THE BEST Easter Chocolate Chip Cookies and I’m going to pass it…

  • Easy Garlic and Butter French Bread

    Ever screw up in the kitchen and have to come up with a quick alternative for dinner? That happened to me yesterday. I planned on serving a full roast beef supper to my hungry family, only to discover at 2pm that I had no potatoes. Running to the store was not an option, so I improvised! I decided to whip up a garlic and butter french bread and create a delicious beef dip dinner! A few commented on how good the bread looked (it tasted even better!) so I thought I’d share my recipe. I kind of improvised a bit, so hopefully it turns out okay for you gals! Easy…

  • THE BEST Holiday Chocolate Chip Cookies

    You know what I love? A soft and chewy cookie! I’ve never been a fan of cookies that snap or crunch, but it takes the proper amount of the right ingredients and perfect cooking time to really get the results I want. Well friends, I’ve done it! I’ve nailed down THE BEST (Holiday) Chocolate Chip Cookies and I’m going to pass it along to you today! Chocolate chip cookies are a total classic and not one you often see served up around Christmas time, but it’s so easy to make them festive and they’re sure to be a hit wherever they’re served! So here you go, my recipe for THE BEST (Holiday) Chocolate…

  • Bacon and Cheese Mini Quiches

    During the Summer months we’re pretty much a cereal and toast kind of family. It’s quick, it’s easy and it fills out tummies until snack time comes around. But once those cold Fall mornings arrive, we find ourselves craving something a little warmer and heavier. I just love comfort food, don’t you? One of my all time favourite comfort foods is a delicious quiche! It combines some of the tastiest ingredients like eggs, bacon, cheese and milk, and it sustains us for a longer period of time. This weekend I decided to alter how I usually cook quiche and make mini ones instead! Mini quiches are just as tasty but…