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Meringue Christmas Stocking Cookies

Meringue Christmas Stocking Cookies

Printable Recipe:  Meringue Christmas Stocking Cookies These delicious meringue stocking cookies will be the highlight of your Christmas dessert table. The cookies are brimming with the flavors of cream cheese and cranberries and are so pretty and festive. The base…

DIY Clay Pot Candle Holders

DIY Clay Pot Candle Holders

Make Your Own Terracotta Pot Candle Holders Gardeners will love these Christmas candle holders. The main part of the design is made by recycling old terracotta pots. To make these cute candle holders you will need the following supplies: 6…

DIY Christmas Cookie Ornaments

DIY Christmas Cookie Ornaments

DIY Christmas Cookie Ornaments These Christmas cookie ornaments do double duty. They can be made as Christmas cookies and also used to decorate your tree with a few extra steps. Ingredients: 1/2 cup of butter at room temperature 1/3 cup…

Christmas Ornament Rescue

7 DIY ornament rescues. Turn trash into treasures

Renew Worn out Decorations with an Ornament Rescue We’ve all been there.  You open up your boxes of Christmas ornaments, only to find that many of them look ready for the trash. Perhaps they have rubbed together and the surface…

The Traditions of Christmas Greenery

The History of Christmas Greenery - the Christmas tree, wreath, holly, mistletoe and more

What is the Story behind Christmas Greenery? Each year during the festive season, our homes get decorated with all manner of holiday greenery.  Whether it be holly and ivy, Christmas trees of fir or spruce, Mistletoe balls and sprigs, or…

Pine Cone & Ever Green Candle Bowl

DIY Wooden Candle bowl with holiday greenery

DIY Pine Cone  & Ever Green Candle Bowl This lovely candle bowl is simple to do and very elegant when displayed.  It will make a lovely addition to any holiday table and is low enough for conversation too. To make…

Candy Cane Cream Cheese Spread

Candy Cane Cream Cheese Spread

This festive cream cheese spread will put your party goers in a great mood. The spread is shaped like a candy cane but won’t stay that way long! This recipe has been shared from McCormick. Candy Cane Cream Cheese Spread…

Thanksgiving Dinner Menu Plaque

This DIY Thanksgiving dinner menu plaque tells your holiday guests what is on the menu for the celebration.

Let your holiday guests know what will be on the menu with this Thanksgiving dinner menu plaque. Thanksgiving is such a wonderful time to gather your loved ones and make a meal from your heart that you know they will…

Candy Cane Cookies

Candy Cane Cookies

What a great cookie these twisted candy canes would be to take your traditional Christmas cookie swap! Ingredients 1 box sugar cookie mix 1/2 stick butter, melted 1 egg 1/3 cup softened cream cheese 1/2 cup all-purpose flour, plus additional…

White Chenille Pumpkins

White Chenille Pumpkins

DIY Cenille Pumpkins There are, honestly, not many Halloween decoration that I would consider displaying in my home.  I did when my daughter was younger but those days have passed now. When I saw this lovely Chenille pumpkin set on…

Chocolate-Mint Evergreen Christmas Tree Cookies

Chocolate-Mint Evergreen Christmas Tree Cookies

These lovely Christmas cookies have a mint puffy frosting tree and nonpareil and sprinkles for ornaments.  They would make a great addition to a Christmas cookie swap. Ingredients 5 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 2 sticks (8 ounces) unsalted butter, at…

Candy Cane Cake

Candy Cane Cake

What a festive cake this would make for your Christmas table.  It is so pretty and delicate looking~but when you cut into it, you get the red velvet surprise. Ingredients   RED VELVET CAKE: 170g (6 oz) of butter 280g…

Banana Marshmallow Santa Head Treat

My Banana Marshmallow Santa hat EPIC FAIL DIY project.

Not all projects work out the way I intend them to and this cute little marshmallow banana Santa Head is definite proof of that. I found this cute project on Pinterest last year.  The website Creative Kid Snacks, no longer…

Sweet Christmas Angel Cookies

Christmas Angel Cookies

Printable Recipe:  Sweet Christmas Angel Cookie Recipe These sweet angel cookies are as much fun to make as they are delicious and cute. The kids will really enjoy making them with you. To make the cookies you will need to…

DIY Lightbulb Snowman Ornaments

DIY snowman glitter Christmas ornament.

Make your own Snowman Ornaments. It is getting closer to that time of the year when we start thinking about Christmas decorating.  It’s probably too soon for most of us to be thinking of decorating, but definitely not for crafters…

Pigs in a Pilgrim Hat Thanksgiving Recipe

Pigs in a Pilgrim Hat

Printable Recipe:  Pigs in a Pilgrim Hat These cute Pilgrim hats are a variation on the old “pigs in a blanket” appetizer, except in this case the pigs are all dressed up for Thanksgiving. The recipe is fun and easy…

DIY Halloween Costumes For Adults

DIY Gothic American Halloween Costume

Make your Own Halloween Costumes There are countless retail Halloween costumes that you can purchase for your Halloween party, but why not make your own instead? With a few supplies and a bit of creativity, you can come up with…

Rice Krispie Candy Corn Turkey Balls

Rice Krispie Candy Corn Turkey Balls

These adorable Rice Krispie Thanksgiving Turkey balls are so sweet.  Let the kids help you make them, but they may not make it to the table! Ingredients: 3 tablespoons of butter or margarine 1 10-ounce package of regular marshmallows OR 4 cups…

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

Mason Jar Snowman Glow Light

DIY Project:  Mason Jar Snowman Light. This sweet snowman project would look great on a mantle or coffee table.  He is made from a recycled mason jar and is just adorable. To make this project, you will need the following…

Cute Turkey Cupcakes

Cute Turkey Cupcakes

DIY Thanksgiving Project: Turkey Cupcakes There are many ideas on the internet for Thanksgiving inspired desserts but these cute Turkey cupcakes are very special. To make the cupcakes, you will need the following supplies: Duncan Hines Chocolate Cake mix –…

DIY Spider Ice Cubes

Spider ice cubes

Spook up your Halloween party with Spider Ice Cubes There are all sorts of Halloween inspired cocktails out there but these spider ice cubes turn any drink into a scary concoction. These are so easy to make.  Just collect some…

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ghost Sandwiches

Your child will love this Ghost Sandwich! Transform an ordinary sandwich into a Halloween work of art that your child will love to eat. Just make your sandwich, use a ghost shaped cookie cutter to cut off the crusts and…

Marshmallow Turkey Cookies

Marshmallow Turkey Cookie

Printable Recipe – Marshmallow Turkey Cookies If you love to decorate cookies, this recipe for Marshmallow Turkey cookies is for you. The cookies are made with a store bought chocolate marshmallow cookie, some short breads, frosting and a steady hand!…

10 best Halloween Recipes

10 Favorite Halloween Recipes

Whip up a Fright with one of these Halloween Recipes Looking for a neat recipe for your Halloween party this year?  Why not try one of these great ideas? All are fairly easy to do and will delight both the…