Happy Happy Holidays!!!

From our home to Yours. . . Wishing you this very vest this holiday season!

The Best Christmas Cookie EVER: Russian Tea Cake/ Snowball / Mexican wedding

Only two days left now. And these two days. . . are even better than the actual day. . .because the anticipation is what will make me high. Giddy. Fantastical. I keep telling myself that I’m determined to enjoy the season, watching Christmas movies with my kids, popping popcorn, baking cookies, but well. . .you know how that goes. BUT. . . I have two days left. And, excitement is high, children are well-behaved, and hot chocolate is in high supply. Today we will quickly finish Read more […]

Dough Ornaments for Your Christmas Tree.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Everywhere I go.  Take a look in the five and ten glistening once again With candy canes and silver lanes aglow. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. . . . . Toys in every store . . . . . . But the prettiest sight I’ve seen, is the holly that will  gleam, on my own front door. Psst. It’s Christmas time. I know. It’s also crazy time. But it only comes once a year, so I have to make myself put the crazy aside for a while. Last Read more […]

The Easiest Way to “Peel” a Pomegranate

I always found it odd how Santa did things differently at other people’s houses. Like why he always came through our front door (boot prints apparent) but he flew down the chimney at Jessica Quiggins house. And for the life of me I couldn’t figure out why Sarah’s gifts from Santa were always wrapped, and ours NEVER where. And stockings…..don’t even get me started on stockings…some kids got toys… Others candy…and some sugar plums….which I liken to prunes…..so for the life Read more […]