Nutella Coconut Snowballs

December 11, 2017 / 3 Comments

Merry Christmas season to you!

I’m moderately obsessed with all things Christmas – the lights, the sparkly decorations, Jesus himself, and – oh, yes – I’m that person who starts listening to Christmas music November 1st. (Don’t hate! I use headphones for those of you anti-Christmas-before-December-ers, even if we don’t share the same core values in life!

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Kringla

December 23, 2016 / 2 Comments

I’ve probably mentioned that I’m Scandinavian. I’m not a full-blooded Swede or Norwegian like most of my grandparents, but I’m two-thirds Norwegian alone, with a dash of Swedish blood thrown in there for good measure. I’m the stereotypical Minnesotan girl of a century ago, only in the year 2016 and with treasured modern conveniences like heated seats and convection ovens.

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Milk Chocolate Peanut Butterscotch Cookies

October 31, 2016 / 2 Comments

BOO!

Did I scare you? :)

It’s been a long year of doctor visits, fatigue, and unanswered health concerns, but I’m feeling a million times better after God healed me in an amazing way a few weeks ago!

After spending a week at Mayo Clinic, seeing various local and far-away specialists, quitting the full-time job that I was no longer able to handle, and trying every conceivable remedy to cure my overwhelming exhaustion, I quite simply felt like my body was slowly wasting away.

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Peanut Butter Egg Cookie Pie

April 6, 2015 / 1 Comment

Happy Belated Easter!

I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful day with family, friends, and maybe a few chocolate eggs. :) I indulged in one or two Cadbury eggs myself after a delicious meal with the fam and a celebration service at church.

If nothing else, I hope you all know and appreciate one thing this Easter – that you are LOVED beyond words by a God who allowed his own son to die the worst death possible – for you.

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