Originally posted on Can't Stay Out of the Kitchen:
Teresa’s Bake Shop – Christmas Cookie edition – 2012
Christmas cookie baking is finally finished for our family for 2012. I thought I would take you through the process of how we bake, package, and ship off cookies all over the country. We baked 35 different cookies in the past five to six weeks– all of which have already been posted.
This is a labor of love for our family. It is also one way we take our hospitality ministry to others. We’ve been baking Christmas cookies for family, friends, coworkers, neighbors, church friends, seminary staff, doctors and other service providers since the first year of our marriage when we couldn’t afford to do anything else for family but bake cookies! It has expanded to what it is now. I think we baked about 7,000 or 8,000 cookies packed in 140-150 containers (trays, popcorn tins, and buckets) in 2012. This…
View original 1,197 more words