Once upon a time, there was a sad empty nester mom…

Once upon a time (one year ago tomorrow), a very sad, empty nester mom became a first-time Chicken Momma to two adorable baby chicks (above), Daphne  and Ella!  A week later, two more – Pearl and Etta (below). This was when I was facing my empty nest as my youngest child was preparing to go … Read moreOnce upon a time, there was a sad empty nester mom…

Never Give Up! Eiffel Tower Cookie

  Okay, so this cookie almost went immediately into the trash after the first stencil.  A detailed stencil and black icing are a very frustrating combination.  The cookie was just uninteresting; the black food color bled into the pink.  Lots of variables to consider when stenciling a cookie that I’ll cover in another post.  I … Read moreNever Give Up! Eiffel Tower Cookie