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Homemade nonpareils {101 Days of Christmas}

Okay, y’all. We’re exactly three days into this year’s series, and I hereby declare this my favorite project of the year! My mom and I share a love of nonpareils, and when I realized last year that you could make them at home, I immediately added them to the list of projects for 2013. But for […]

Christmas-scented room spray

Christmas-scented room spray {101 Days of Christmas}

If you’re looking for a safe, non-toxic way to freshen the air in your home and embrace the scents of the season without relying on harmful chemicals or candles that could be dangerous with little ones around, this room spray is the perfect alternative. Made with essential oils, it’s all natural and diluted enough to be […]

Quick & Easy Springerle Cookies

Quick & easy springerle cookies {101 Days of Christmas}

Springerle are a flat, white, crispy cookie traditionally made in Germany, Bavaria or Austria. The designs are added before baking using a carved springerle rolling pin or flat mold. Traditional springerle are made from just eggs, confectioners sugar’ and flour and flavored by sprinkling a surface with anise seed and placing the cookies on top for 24 […]