This weekend I baked. Cream cheese cookie dough     Chocolate dipped cream cheese cookies decked out for a Chanukah party.  I remember my  mom making Cream Cheese Leaves for me to bring to a Girl Scout meeting way back when.  She dipped them in semi-sweet chocolate and then  nestled them in a wax paper lined coffee can. This is my mom’s recipe.   I think they are now her official Christmas cookie.  My mom says she called them Cream… Read more »

  “Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.” -Walt Whitman   “Still ours the dance, the feast, the glorious Psalm, The mystic lights of emblem, and the Word.” -Emma Lazarus The Feast of Lights