Blog Archives for tag winter family cookbook

Family Christmas Cookie 8: Gingerbread Boys

  One of the really fun parts of compiling this recipe list was comparing and contrasting my family recipes with… Continue reading »

Family Christmas Cookie 6: Pfeffernüsse Cookies

This recipe is another of my father-in-law’s additions to the second edition of my mother-in-law’s family cookbook. They always say… Continue reading »

Family Christmas Cookie 5: Grandma Ruth’s Apple Fruit Cake

Each year, my husband’s family anxiously awaits the arrival of grandma Ruth’s apple fruit cake, which is another favorite from… Continue reading »

Family Christmas Cookie 3: Russian Tea Cakes

Like yesterday’s Snickerdoodles, Russian Tea Cakes were in the first edition of my husband’s family cookbook, and were a staple… Continue reading »

Family Christmas Cookie 2: Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles were a recipe in the first edition of my husband’s family cookbook, and a favorite at many of my… Continue reading »

Family Christmas Cookie 1: Gingersnaps

These classic Gingersnaps are made from a recipe passed down by my husband’s Grandma Lorraine. While I wasn’t lucky enough… Continue reading »