Gingerbread Cookies w/ Royal Frosting

Mr. Foodie and I are hosting an Oktoberfest party soon, and we’re gearing up by testing out recipes like our soft pretzels. In years past I’ve wanted to try a gingerbread recipe, but always felt intimidated by it (compared to my ginger molasses cookies or the American Gingerbread, it is time consuming). But this year…

Historical Baking: Gingerbread from American Cake

One of our wedding shower gifts was this amazing American Cake cookbook given to me by my awesome bridesmaid Becca. I have quite a collection of cookbooks now thanks to my generous family and friends. I definitely have a high bar for cookbooks – I want narrative, drama, personal stories! And of course great recipes….