Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Advent Day Seven 2016


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Hello, My Lovelies!  I'm actually happy with today's cookie unlike yesterday's debacle. Today's cookie is a Mint Meringue Wreath.  It was easy.  Take your basic meringue recipe and add a little peppermint flavoring and green food coloring.  Draw circles on parchment paper, flip it over and place on a cookie sheet, and pipe circles using the circles on the parchment paper as your guide.




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Would you like to see something adorable?  Sure you would!  Take a look at my sister-in-law's Christmas tree at her beach house:



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She used crab traps, seashells, ribbon and light.  *love*



Psalm 146:5-10

5 Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob,
    whose hope is in the Lord their God.
6 He is the Maker of heaven and earth,
    the sea, and everything in them—
    he remains faithful forever.
7 He upholds the cause of the oppressed
    and gives food to the hungry.
The Lord sets prisoners free,
8     the Lord gives sight to the blind,
the Lord lifts up those who are bowed down,
    the Lord loves the righteous.
9 The Lord watches over the foreigner
    and sustains the fatherless and the widow,
    but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
10 The Lord reigns forever,
    your God, O Zion, for all generations.
Praise the Lord.



Until next time...

Blessings!
Ricki Jill

8 comments:

  1. You really make things special for the holidays my friend. I love all of your ideas and fun projects. I sure hope I have time to craft or sew...soon! Holiday hugs, Diane

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  2. RJ, these are adorable and yummy looking cookies. I'm sure your family is enjoying your new Advent calendar! Love your SIL's tree. I always thought it would fun to spend Christmas at the beach and decorated with lots of shells and sand dollars. Enjoying the scripture. Blessings..........

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  3. Another good one. I think I have gained 10 lbs just reading your posts with these yummy cookies.
    Have a great rest of your day.
    Hugs,
    Kris

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  4. You are having quite the adventure with these cookie recipes! Never a dull moment. Those little "J"s didn't look all that bad -- how did they taste? So far I am thinking those chocolate meringues might be something I would try. So sweet of the Mister to bring you roses!

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  5. I made meringue cookies once. They were not difficult or scary, yet I have not tried again. Love the "tree"!!!

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  6. ha, cute cookies! And what says Christmas at the beach better than crab traps! Adorable!
    Jenna

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