― I've been in the kitchen all day. Except for the grocery store run I had to make when I realized I had run out of an ingredient I was going to need, and of course my union mandated lunch break. Other than that, the kitchen and I have been one. ∙ I started the day with cookies. These were the boyfriends favorite cookies last year. They are SO easy- both to assemble and on the wallet! Are they healthy? Well.....they have dried fruit....? Okay, no Christmas cookie is going to be healthy- [...].