Monday, monday

I called in sick today and stayed home from work to fight off a cold that seems determined to settle in my ears. Don’t you just hate that? Ugh. Also, this morning I feel like I’m just starting to emerge from a solid week of broken days. I hung on during the week, but on Friday, Saturday & Sunday I could …

Molasses Ginger Sugar Cookies

I thought I would share my favourite cookie recipe for Christmas. These are full of wonderful chewy goodness, rich and delicious. Our favourite Christmas cookie. Merry Christmas! 1.5 cups shortening (no substitutions) 1/2 cup blackstrap molasses (no substitutions – if you don’t have blackstrap, don’t bother making the recipe – honestly!) 2 tsp. baking soda 1 Tbsp. …