Saturday, March 30, 2013

Saturday in Anneliese's Kitchen

At our house special occasions are a good reason to make sugar cookies.
So, while Natalie and I were each rolling out our doughs, I chose my cutters . . . a baby chick, a bunny and a tulip cutter. They looked like they would be easiest to decorate and . . . they had no long skinny necks that would easily break.
Noticing that I had left out the church. My not quite seven-year-old granddaughter chided me with,
"But Mimi! Easter is about Jesus, It's not just about fun things!"
 
So, even though my cookies are decorated and packed away . . .
 
some given away . . .
 
 her words are still ringing in my head.
Easter is about Jesus!

8 comments:

  1. Absolutely adorable. Delicious too.

    Happy Easter.

    Velva

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  2. Happy Easter!
    I am going to bake a strawberry cake today
    to bring to the hospital tomorow.

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  3. From the mouth of babes! :-) Happy Easter to you and your family!

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  4. So true- and we need to share that- so I just went to the corner market and bought darling little cupcake nests to go with the little Easter book I am giving to the neighbour children in a fun basket of course with chocolates and jelly beans.
    Bless-ed Easter to you all. May His Resurrection Power shine through each of our lives to others.

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  5. Those cookies look so lovely and the little hands that helped to make them and to remind us on pure innocence!

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  6. I love when little ones see what is important... and even 'teach' us in their innocence.
    Your cookies are beautiful.

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  7. How about cutting out a little cheese or toast with the church cutter? It will be special. Happy Easter.

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  8. So very true!!! Hope you are having a wonderful Easter!

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