Magical Christmas Cookie Recipe

(Also known as Pistachio Cream Cheese Fingers) 1 cup sugar 1 cup butter softened 8 oz cream cheese softened 1 tsp vanilla 1 egg 2 1/4 cups flour 3 oz pkg instant pistachio pudding mix 1 tsp salt 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 tsp shortening In a large bowl, beat sugar, butter and cream... Continue Reading →

Designer Snark

So I gave up being “snarky” for the month of November. It was a positive experience for sure, but not overly successful. I only fell short of couple of times before Thanksgiving. During the Thanksgiving weekend, my family gave me a bye because they agreed the snark-free me wasn’t as much fun. Then, well the... Continue Reading →

I Thought I Needed a Purple Basket

Some of you might remember my bicycle ride through Paris…well I recently had another opportunity to hone my riding skills in Nida, Lithuania. I travelled to Lithuania with my siblings, my two older brothers and my older sister. We had an indescribable adventure discovering our heritage, which included a day of bike riding on the... Continue Reading →

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