White Elephant Exchange – Saving Money on Gifts
There’s a reason why the holidays are generally considered to be the “most wonderful time of the year”, as the old song goes; family and close friends are able to gather together and celebrate because of the time off from work and worries. Old traditions such as Secret Santa Gift Exchanges, and Christmas Carol singing, take center stage to foster the much-needed warmth during the cold season.
10 Make Ahead Christmas Side Dish Recipes
We all know there is a WHOLE lot of cooking happening on Christmas morning. Who REALLY wants to be stuck in the kitchen all day? I love cooking and baking but I sure do NOT want to miss out on time around the tree with my kiddos. Enjoy these 10 recipes that you can make ahead to save time in the kitchen on Christmas Day!
Fudge is great all year long. From Birthday parties to family gatherings to Christmas parties, fudge is a perfect addition to any menu! In addition, with the right recipe mixed with a little creativity, you can make your fudge not only taste great but also look great to add a little flair to your event! Continue reading
Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes You Have to Try
Cooking for Thanksgiving is one of my very favorite things to do. I love to cook! It really is a passion of mine. The clean up… not so much! I prep and plan our Thanksgiving meal for days prior and then cook all day long on Thanksgiving Day only for everything to be devoured in a matter of less than 30 minutes. A little sad but we ALWAYS have Thanksgiving leftovers which is a perk. Continue reading
14 Best No-Bake Cookie Recipes for the Holidays
Busy, Busy! It is THAT time again. Fall parties, Thanksgiving, Christmas parties at school and work, family gatherings, and church fellowships are all starting to bombard your calendar. That also means a whole lot of baking in your near future as well. Continue reading