‘Tis the Season for Cookies and Art!

Today is the last day of school and the tradition around here is to hold a winter formal for all junior and senior high students the entire day. Both teachers and students arrived all dressed up (which is a brave thing to do in -30 °C). We began the day with Christmas mass at the church…

Baking for Charity

Recently, my church had a fundraiser for the Ghana Village School Project and to raise money, they sold oatmeal coconut chocolate chip cookies in jars. Well, the dry cookie mix. Each jar came with a recipe and instructions on how to bake the cookies and I finally decided to try it today. All I had to do…

Remedy for Grey Skies

Well it’s been a while since I’ve baked, hasn’t it? And I thought to myself today – why not battle the gloomy weather with a batch of warm Oatmeal Craisin Cookies? I had actually learned of this recipe while living with a friend last year during university as she was an avid baker. She had used…