Tag: Brown sugar

  • Christmas Tree Cookies

    Christmas Tree Cookies

        What to make when you can’t give a present My younger son’s teacher laid down the law in his class this Christmas, and said that she wanted NO Christmas presents from the families.  In fact, she’s getting the kids to do a “reverse advent calendar” this month instead.  Each day, a different child…

  • Peanut, Coconut, And Chocolate Square

    Peanut, Coconut, And Chocolate Square

        A recipe from way back when This recipe for peanut square is an childhood favourite of mine from New Zealand.  My mother used to make it regularly. She modified it from a recipe published in the Women’s Division of Federated Farmers Cookbook.  It’s not as posh as it sounds. It was an important…