Butter Mints like you remember: 12 Days of Cookies Day 5

Posted on December 16, 2014

Grandmas candy dish or your favorite family restaurant. The pink and green pillows of buttery mintiness. Now you can make your own. Butter Mints 1/4 cup butter, softened (use salted then you don’t have to play with adding salt) 3 1/4 cups confectioners’ sugar plus 1/4 cup+, if needed 1/3 cup sweetened condensed milk 1/2 teaspoon […]

BHC Gift Guide 2014: BHC Blanket

Posted on December 15, 2014

These blankets are a good weight for those cool summer nights and a winter night by the fire. Gift it to your BHC pals or put it under the tree from Santa to yourself! Get It Now!

12 Days of Cookies. Day 4

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These bars are really simple to make and are so delicious! The fresh raspberries paired with the chocolate are a real crowd pleaser! Dark Chocolate Raspberry Pie Bars Ingredients: 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup dark chocolate chips 1 […]

12 Days of Cookies: Toffee Pretzel Bark – Day 3

Posted on December 14, 2014

Easy recipe for holiday parties, filler for cookie plates and little clean up! Toffee Pretzel Bark You need: 1 pound of white candy wafers 8 ounces Heath toffee bits 1 – 2 cups of pretzel balls or broken pretzels pieces Milk Chocolate In a glass or microwave safe container, melt Candy Wafers at 50% power for […]

Day 2 – Almond & Raspberries

Posted on December 13, 2014

Today is a delightful little tartlet. Almonds & raspberry, another perfect combination. Double Almond & Raspberry Blossoms 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup ground slivered almonds 1/2 cup butter 1 egg yolk, slightly beaten 1/4 cup butter, softened 1  3 ounce package cream cheese, softened 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 egg 1/4 teaspoon finely shredded orange peel 1 tablespoon orange juice […]

12 Days of Cookies Begins Again. Day 1

Posted on December 12, 2014

Our 9th Season of Cookie Recipes. We have talked about not doing it some years, but we do it as much for us as you! Holidays mean so many different things but cookies are universal. Cookie swaps, colorful packaging, on a plate for Santa or just having hot cocoa with the kids, having a diverse […]

BHC gift Guide 2014: ChartMetalWorks Custom Pieces

Posted on December 11, 2014

ChartMetalWorks Custom Pieces   Bracelet:  3/4″ charm with a little bit of Basin Harbors nautical chart. Black Maritime rope is adjustable for most men, women and children. Paperweight: Pewter, 2 ½” base, 2” setting, made in Maine, USA.Our satin silver finish pewter is lead and nickel free and mimics sterling silver. Charm: Sterling silver, .925 stamped, ¾” bezel, […]