Peppermint Patty Brownies

I’ve discussed my love for the combination of mint and chocolate.

Someone put peppermint patties in my brownies.

Whoever you are, you’re my hero.

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Pumpkin Butterscotch Cookies

This weekend I learned…

That Chocolate Pudding and Dr. Pepper Jelly Bellies are the exact same colour and there is no telling them apart until they’re already in your mouth.

That given the alone time and the opportunity, my dog likes to eat large quantities of hard plastic.

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Toffee Squares

Alright, nobody freak out.

I think… I think I may be an adult. Sort of. Almost.

My first inkling came when I got married first among my friends. But I couldn’t help myself, he was just so darned cute. While we were in university, he bought me a hamster for Valentine’s Day because I didn’t have time/money for a puppy yet. How do you not marry that man?

Then I moved to a different country from my parents for my full-time job. My “career” if we want to use the big-girl words. To be fair, I moved to the same town as my big brother, so maybe that’s not as “adult” as it could have been.

Then I got a mortgage. We had a steady income and the market was good for house buying… I was just doing what people were all telling me to do really.

I could make excuses forever. Until this past Christmas.

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