Tag Archives: Christmas

Super Easy Hot Cocoa for One Recipe

Disclosure: I was provided with a sampler of In The Raw Sweeteners to facilitate this post. No other compensation was received. All opinions stated are my own. This week, winter arrived here in Ohio.  We got 6 inches of snow overnight, the kids got their first snow day of the year, and we had to remember where we stashed… Keep Reading »

Repurpose Christmas Cards Into Project Life Filler Cards

Each year I struggle with what to do with all the Christmas cards we receive. I hate to throw them out, but don’t quite know what to do with them either. I have written in the past about using Christmas cards to make gift tags for next year.  This year, I have a different use for them.  I… Keep Reading »

English Toffee Recipe

I love to give homemade gifts for Christmas!  They can be a great way to show you care without blowing your holiday budget.  This year I am making candy to give to teachers, bus drivers, scout leaders, and friends.  When I came across this English Toffee recipe in the book , I knew it would be just perfect… Keep Reading »

5 Homemade Christmas Gifts To Start Now

I love giving homemade gifts each year. They take a little more time, sure.  However, handmade gifts are full of meaning because the recipient knows how much time and love you put into making it. So today I thought I would share 5 homemade Christmas gift ideas that you can start working on now. I know what you… Keep Reading »

Christmas Krumkake Recipe

As I begin doing some baking for the holidays, one of the first things I make is my Christmas krumkake recipe.  I  had never heard of krumkake until I started dating my husband.  His family is of Norwegian descent and not a holiday goes by that they don’t make krumkake and lefse.  When we married, I happily adopted… Keep Reading »

Reindeer Noses Christmas Favors

Looking for a simple idea to make for your child’s holiday party at school?  These Reindeer Noses Christmas Favors are sure to be a hit with the kids and you can put them together quickly. My husband’s company Christmas party was last night and these Reindeer Noses Christmas favors were at each place setting.  Everyone was commenting on… Keep Reading »

5 Tips for a Less Stressful Holiday Season

Can you believe Christmas is in less than 2 weeks?  The holiday season is supposed to be a joyous time of family togetherness. But between the last minute present shopping, the gift wrapping, the house cleaning, and all the cooking, that last week before Christmas can get a little overwhelming.  With a little advance planning though, you can… Keep Reading »

Merry Christmas!

“Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I bring you good news that will bring great joy to all people. The Savior—yes, the Messiah, the Lord—has been born today in Bethlehem, the city of David!   Luke 2:10-11 In the midst of all the gifts and wonderful food that this day brings, I hope you remember to reflect on the fact… Keep Reading »