Minty Lip Love

One dark, arctic winter day my friend Miriam and I were restless with cabin fever, so we decided to try to make some chap stick (we used lots of that stuff in Alaska!) and we wanted it to be like Burt’s Bee peppermint lip balm.  Ten minutes later we had 20 tubes of peppermint perfection … More Minty Lip Love

Grace’s Amazing Scottish Shortbread Cookies

Our neighbors are always appreciative of Grace’s impulse baking sprees- especially on a shortbread day.  Four ingredients and a few simple steps is all that’s needed to mix up these melt in your mouth gems.  Be careful- they are addictive!! 3 cups of flour (some recipes call for 1/2 cake flour, we just use general … More Grace’s Amazing Scottish Shortbread Cookies