Homemade McDonald’s McSnack Wraps


Last Updated on March 10, 2023 A few months ago, my husband fell hard for the newest McDonald’s goodie – the McSnack Wrap. It’s like a Big Mac rolled up in a snack-sized tortilla. He would pick one up whenever he needed a little pick-me-up while working late at night. So I was more than … Read more

Homemade Pierogi


Last Updated on March 10, 2023 I am the type of person that loves tradition. I cling to the traditions of my childhood and I’m always making sure to create new traditions for my family. I view traditions as the ties that bind a family together throughout the years. So when food and tradition merge … Read more

Candy Cane Snowballs

Last Updated on February 20, 2024 The moment I spy those iconic red-and-white striped candy canes lining the supermarket shelves, I know the holiday season has arrived. As much as I love candy canes on their own, I get even more excited to bake them into sweet treats like these Candy Cane Snowballs.  They deliver … Read more

A Little Bit Of Christmas


Last Updated on February 19, 2023 Christmas has been a little subdued at our house for the past two years. Our house has been on the market and many of our Christmas decorations are packed away in storage. So, we’ve made do with what’s on hand. Plus, there’s the fact that my father-in-law is Santa … Read more

Tasty Orange Snowball Cookies

Last Updated on February 20, 2024 When it comes to tried and true holiday cookies, snowball cookies have secured their spot as a forever favorite. Their soft, fluffy texture melts in your mouth while the sweet vanilla and nutty flavors delight. Today, I’m so excited to share my recipe for a fresh twist – Orange … Read more

Cream Cheese Pastry Cookies


Last Updated on March 10, 2023 It feels so good to finally get started on my Christmas baking list. I’ve added quite a few new recipes and ideas to this year’s list that I’m excited to try. These cookies were an experiment for me, so I just made a small batch to begin with since … Read more



Last Updated on March 10, 2023 I feel like such a Christmas baking slacker this year! When I look through the archives here and at A Simple Walk, I can’t help but think how much better off I did with all the baking last year. I was 85% done by Thanksgiving and my freezer was … Read more