Monthly Archive: March 2013

Cookie Love in the Time of Cholera: John Snow Decorated Cookies 0

Cookie Love in the Time of Cholera: John Snow Decorated Cookies

Happy 200th birthday, John Snow! Who?! John Snow, the Father of Epidemiology! What?! Oy—I don’t have time for this. OK, just for you, a short bit of history.  In 1854, there was a severe outbreak of cholera in the Soho district of London, England.  Dr. John Snow, an English physician, set out to determine the cause of the outbreak.  By...

Tied Up in Celtic Knots: Celtic Knotwork Cookies 0

Tied Up in Celtic Knots: Celtic Knotwork Cookies

Is it March already?!  Time seems to be quickly passing me by!  With everything going on—work, other baking projects, life—I wasn’t sure I was going to have a chance to make St. Patrick’s Day cookies.  With the time crunch (we lost an entire hour this morning!), I didn’t think it was going to happen.  But what self-respecting baking blogger doesn’t...