This is a neighbourhood in St. John’s, Newfoundland called ‘The Battery’. It’s a community of solid, salt of the earth folk who’ve built their homes right into the cliff face. More than one window that I peered into had a boulder in the livingroom.
Simply referred to as Snowballs by most Newfoundlanders, this might be one of the most common cookies prepared at Christmastime across the island. I’m not sure I can say that I’ve ever had a Christma(Christmas Bake Exchange)