Party Time! Holiday Cookie Exchange

It’s that time of year when we find any and all excuses to get together and enjoy delicious treats. This year, I thought it would be fun to gather some of my mommy friends and their kiddos for a little cookie exchange play date. I’ve never attended or hosted a party like this before, so it took a little bit of planning but the end result was a super fun, festive and tasty gathering. Continue reading

Chocolate Dipped Mexican Hot Chocolate Shortbread with Sea Salt

As a member of the pregnant population, I’d like to take this opportunity to declare chocolate¬†its own food group. Mexican hot chocolate is also one of my favorite comfort foods, especially when I can get it from Pannikin when I visit my hometown in San Diego. However, since I can’t¬†fly back to San Diego every time I need Mexican hot chocolate, these cookies are a great stand in. Continue reading