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Hot for the Holidays

  • Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies

    My Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies are a family-favorite every year.  You just can’t go wrong with soft buttery cookies loaded with chocolate candies and sprinkles.  Kick things up a notch …

  • German Christmas Stollen

    German Christmas Stollen

    Every Christmas season in Germany, the local bakeries produce the most magnificent bread that I eat dozens of loaves of.  This Weihnachtsstollen (Christmas Bread) dates back to the 1500’s in …

  • White Chocolate Cranberry Fudge

    White Chocolate Cranberry Fudge

    Quick white chocolate cranberry fudge with hints of orange is a delicious addition to holiday party trays, or package it up for a festive homemade gift! Hi! I’m Coleen, and I …

  • Festive & Fun Holiday Outfit for under $100

    Festive & Fun Holiday Outfit for under $100

    The holidays are about dressing up and making memories with the ones you love.  This season, I created a festive & fun holiday outfit for under $100 that is just …

  • Christmas Tree Marshmallow Pops

    Christmas Tree Marshmallow Pops

    These Christmas Tree Marshmallow Pops are quick, simple, delicious and adorable… all the things you want in a holiday treat!