‘Tis the season to gather with friends and family for holiday cocktail parties! Bacon Spinach Blossoms with roasted red peppers and Italian cheeses are a festive holiday appetizer your Christmas guests will devour. I’m sharing this recipe today as part of a Holiday Cocktail Party with more than 40 other bloggers. You’ll find links to their sites […]
Christmas really is the most wonderful time of the year. And we love to share our favorite Christmas ideas with you! From Christmas decor to ornaments to gift ideas, and some of our favorite Christmas recipes you’ll find everything you need to make your holiday special this year.
We especially love our Christmas book tradition, easy peanut butter fudge, Christmas card ribbon display, and cranberry white chocolate cookies. Whatever Christmas recipe, tablescape, decor, or homemade gift idea you’re looking for we’ve got what you need right here!
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In December, I shared how our family has a Christmas book tradition of opening a book each night from December 1 until Christmas. If you want to implement this idea for next Christmas, now is a great time to get started. Amy from Ohio recently wrote to say: “Hi Carrie! Wanted to let you know….I’m […]
Christmas brunch for your overnight guests will be easier with these festive whole wheat breakfast enchiladas ready to go in the freezer. When hosting a large group of overnight guests, I hate spending time fussing over a big breakfast in the morning. I gravitate toward any recipe that can be prepared ahead of time to […]
Trying to decorate your Christmas tree with a toddler or keep your baby away from it afterward? Here are 8 great ideas to make it easier to trim your Christmas tree with a toddler. Like many families with small children, we’re facing two challenges in our household this holiday season when it comes to the Christmas […]
This morning we’re getting ready to decorate our Christmas tree for the season. The Christmas spirit struck and we decided to make our usual “Wednesday waffles” into special Christmas waffles by shaping them into trees and decorating them. Ideas for Decorating Christmas Waffles Use cookie cutters to shape them into trees, gingerbread people, stars etc. […]
Our son has an insatiable love of books, so when we came across the idea of opening one Christmas book per day between December 1 and Christmas we knew we should incorporate this tradition into our family festivities. Between Christmas books and winter/snow/penguin books, we had enough books to try this tradition last year for […]