Tag: Christmas

Christmas Baking: Gingerbread Cookies

Christmas Baking: Gingerbread Cookies

This week: Merry’s Gingerbread Cookies! Last week, we made Baba Noël’s Egyptian Kahk. The week before, I was joined by fellow readers and BookTubers Kay of Kay’s Hidden Shelf and Andrew of Andrew’s Wizardly Reads as we baked Sugar Cookies! In 2021, I shared three recipes from three different cookbooks. You can find them here: …

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Last Chance to Buy Books for Christmas!

Last Chance to Buy Books for Christmas!

This is your friendly reminder that if you’d like to order our books and have them delivered by Christmas Day, please order them this week! My husband, Andrew D. Meredith, writes epic fantasy, and I write historical and cozy mystery, so between the two of us, we probably write something for the Reader in your …

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Christmas Baking: Egyptian Kahk

Christmas Baking: Egyptian Kahk

This week: Baba Noël’s Egyptian Kahk! Last week, I was joined by fellow readers and BookTubers Kay of Kay’s Hidden Shelf and Andrew of Andrew’s Wizardly Reads as we baked Sugar Cookies! In 2021, I shared three recipes from three different cookbooks. You can find them here: Gingerbread Delicate Cake Christmas Cookies In 2022, I …

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Christmas Baking: Sugar Cookies

Christmas Baking: Sugar Cookies

Join me as I share three new Christmas recipes! In 2021, I shared three recipes from three different cookbooks. You can find them here: Gingerbread Delicate Cake Christmas Cookies In 2022, I shared three more recipes from 19th century cookbooks: Three Minute Cake Apple Pie Spice Cookies  You can also find all my recipe videos …

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Christmas Fairs and More!

Christmas Fairs and More!

The next few weeks are full of Christmas fairs! Be sure to catch us at one of these events to pick up your copies of our books to give as gifts! We’ll be selling our books (written by @pmeredithauthor and @andrewdmth), as well as handmade earrings made by my children! We’ll even have my Christmas …

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Release Day for Death of a Christmas Tree Salesman!

Release Day for Death of a Christmas Tree Salesman!

Now available in your favorite format everywhere books are sold! Sam Shovel only comes to life for twelve days a year at Christmastime, and this year, he’s in time to solve a murder mystery at the North Pole. O. Tannenbaum—the world’s largest supplier of Christmas trees—has been murdered, and although Nick and Nora Claus are …

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Death of a Christmas Tree Salesman Now Available for PRE-ORDER!

Death of a Christmas Tree Salesman Now Available for PRE-ORDER!

Pre-order your copy now to ensure you get it in time for Christmas! Sam Shovel only comes to life for twelve days a year at Christmastime, and this year, he’s in time to solve a murder mystery at the North Pole. O. Tannenbaum—the world’s largest supplier of Christmas trees—has been murdered, and although Nick and …

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Christmas Cozy Mystery Cover Reveal

Christmas Cozy Mystery Cover Reveal

There’s been a murder at the North Pole! Sam Shovel only comes to life for twelve days a year at Christmastime, and this year, he’s in time to solve a murder mystery at the North Pole. O. Tannenbaum—the world’s largest supplier of Christmas trees—has been murdered, and although Nick and Nora Claus are too busy …

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Christmas Cookies from early 1900s

Christmas Cookies from early 1900s

Join me as I try out Christmas recipes circa 1900!  This third recipe is for Christmas Cookies from a personal notebook belonging to my great-great-great-grandmother. It’s also vegan—no eggs or butter!  Christmas Cookies 3/4 c honey 1/2 c sugar 3 1/4 c flour 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/4 …

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Delicate Cake Recipe from 1890

Delicate Cake Recipe from 1890

Join me as I try out Christmas recipes circa 1900! This second recipe is for Delicate Cake from an 1890 cookbook. Delicate Cake 3 cups flour 2 cups sugar 3/4 c sweet milk (evaporated or whole milk) 6 egg whites 1/2 c butter 1 tsp cream of tartar 1/2 tsp baking soda ~1 tsp lemon …

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