Canadian Thanksgiving Holiday

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving

Celebrate Fall with Canadian Thanksgiving Both the United States and Canada celebrate Thanksgiving but the traditions are rooted in very different origins. Canadian Thanksgiving origins stem from European traditions.  Long before the Europeans settled in North America, festivals of thanks…

Mini Christmas Pizzas

Mini Christmas Pizzas

What could be more fun that pizza at Christmas time?  Why, Mini Christmas pizzas, I think!  Use your cookie cutters to turn an ordinary pizza into a special treat. I found these adorable pizzas on Rhodes, and thought I would…

Lemon Shortbreads Recipe

Lemon Shortbreads Recipe

What a lovely choice these lemon shortbread cookies would make for your Christmas cookie exchange! Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel 2 cups King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 1…

Beer Cheese Stuffed Pretzel for Oktoberfest

Beer Cheese Stuffed Pretzel for Oktoberfest

Celebrate Oktoberfest and National Pretzel Day with these Beer and cheese stuffed pretzels from Pillsbury.  Ready in just 30 minutes!  Ingredients 1 can (13.8 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated classic pizza crust 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese (2 oz) 1 egg 1…

Halloween Quotes and Graphics

Frightful Halloween quote

Halloween Quotes to Start your Day. Each Season seems to lend itself to quotes, jokes and motivational sayings and Halloween is no exception. Halloween humor is personal. Some is bawdy, some is ghoulish and some of it is cute.  Some…

Autumn Jack O Lantern Halloween Pin

Halloween Fall Pin

Cute Halloween Fall Pin Looking for something cute to dress up a jacket lapel now that the days are getting cooler?  How about this cute Jack O Lantern fall pin? This lovely autumn inspired brooch by AS features an orange…

Turkey Veggie Platter

Turkey Veggie Platter

This is the time of the year when the pounds get packed on with all the holiday eating.  This cute centerpiece of veggies still has a Thanksgiving flair but none of the empty calories from sugary concoctions. Ingredients: Romaine or…