Winter Blogfest: Kacey Hammel

One of my favourite Christmas memories, that stands out amongst many of them, is baking with my Mom, and this is my favourite recipe. My kids have come to love these as well and I make them every single year without fail. 

Shortbread Sandwich Cookies


  • 2 cups of flour (remove 2 tablespoons to be replaced with the cornstarch)
  • 2 tablespoons of cornstarch
  • 1 cup of unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup of Berry sugar


  1. Preheat the oven to 325ºF
  2. Combine the sugar and the flour mixture; mix well
  3. Work in the butter; knead
  4. Divide into two equal portions; wrap in plastic and refrigerate
  5. Roll cool dough to 1/8 inch on pastry cloth using a rolling pin cloth cover
  6. Cut out shapes; transfer to tray and dock decoratively
  7. Bake for 8-9 minutes, until a very light golden on the bottom (still white on top)
  8. Cool on rack; decorate

 **Bakes approx. 80 delicious cookies!!**

 Almond Icing: Recipe


  • 1 cup of unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3 cups of icing sugar
  • 2 teaspoons of pure almond extract
  • 8-12 drops of green food colouring


  1. Mix all ingredients together until the consistency of play dough; refrigerate in a sealed container
  2. Take out of the fridge 15 minutes before needed

AGFC (2)A Ghost for Christmas

Kacey Hammell

Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Genre: Paranormal Erotic Romance

ISBN# 978-1-77130-211-1

*Evernight Publishing Editor’s Pick*

After receiving a long weekend at an elegant hotel beside the majestic Niagara Falls as a Christmas gift, Jodie Gibson is determined to do nothing but relax and enjoy the scenery. And, okay, just maybe meet someone who makes her toes curl.

Sebastian is sophisticated, tall, dark and gorgeous–everything a woman fantasizes about. But he’s also an 18th century ghost. He haunts the halls of the hotel, seeking the one true love that can help him find peace…

Available at…
Evernight Publishing
Amazon – US / Canada / UK
B&N (Nook)
Kobo Store


One reader will win a backlist Ebook Copy for one of my books. Winner’s choice of title and format.

 Avid Reader. Romance Author. Redhead…

Canadian-born author, Kacey Hammell is definitely a book-a-holic, who began reading romances at a young age and became easily addicted.  These days, as a multi-published erotic romance author, she enjoys adding a lot of heat, sass and emotion to the Contemporary Romances she writes.

A mom of three, Kacey has made certain each of her children know the value of the written word and the adventures they could escape on by becoming book-a-holics in their own right. She lives her own happily ever after with her perfect hero in Ontario, Canada, and is a true romantic at heart.

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  1. Sounds tasty

    bn100candg at hotmail dot com

  2. Thanks for sharing the recipe. A Ghost for Christmas sounds like a great book.

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