Christmas Recipes

Hazelnut Mocha Mix

December 19, 2010

This is another great gift idea!  I think this glass jar idea is great but can get expensive if you need to make several of them…You can buy little cellophane bags at Hobby Lobby or Michael’s and spruce them up with holiday ribbon and gift tags! Hazelnut Mocha Mix Printable Recipe: Hazelnut Mocha Mix Ingredients […]

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Party Meatballs

December 18, 2010

This was another recipe shared at our church’s ‘Tis the Season event a couple of weeks ago.  Perfect for all these holiday parties! Party Meatballs Printable Recipe: Party Meatballs Ingredients 1 bag store-bought meatballs (approx. 70 meatballs), thawed 1 12oz can or bottle chili sauce 2 tsp lemon juice 1 cup grape jelly Directions In […]

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Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix Gift

December 17, 2010

I just ran across this on the Internets and thought it was too cute not to share!  These make great (and inexpensive) gifts for teachers, co-workers and such! Here are the ingredients and supplies you will need: Supplies: Cello bag (not wider than 4″) Ribbon Tape Hole Punch Hot Chocolate Gift Wrapper Download (Deer  Theme […]

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Crescent Layer Delights

December 17, 2010

I made these for a Christmas party this  past weekend.  They were great and everyone loved them, but I would suggest cutting them in small squares…a little bit goes a long way.  And I forgot to get cashews at the store so I used peanuts because that’s what we had in the pantry.  Still tasted […]

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Snowman Cheese Ball

December 14, 2010

I LOVE snowmen!  My house is full of them this time of year!  I ran across this recipe a while back and fell in love with it.  It is just so cute!  A great way to serve up a cheese ball in a brand new way that folks will love! Snowman Cheese Ball Printable Version: […]

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Hot Chocolate Dippers

December 12, 2010

Stir up something special this holiday season with some oh-so-cute hot chocolate dippers! Gather large marshmallows, peppermint sticks, chocolate, and red sprinkles. Skewer marshmallows on peppermint sticks (or holiday straws), then melt chocolate in a small microwave-safe bowl. Dip in marshmallows, leaving white tops exposed; lift peppermint sticks straight up, letting excess chocolate drip off. […]

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Red Hot Apple Cider

December 10, 2010

This is another recipe from the ‘Tis the Season class I attended.  I’ve always loved hot apple cider.  I’m not a huge ‘hot drink’ lover because I always tend to burn my tongue and then I can’t taste anything for the next 2 weeks!  But, hot apple cider and hot chocolate are the two exceptions […]

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Candy Cane Dip

December 7, 2010

I attended ‘Tis the Season (a ladies Christmas fellowship) at church last Friday, where we could choose 3 classes to go to to learn different Christmas skills (decorating, cooking, crafts, etc.).  I went to a cooking class titled Tasty Treats & Eats taught by a friend.  She had several great holiday recipes she shared (more […]

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Peanut Butter Popcorn

April 17, 2010

This is a great way to spice up your popcorn…especially if you love peanut butter (which my husband and I do very much!!) Peanut Butter Popcorn Printable Version: Peanut Butter Popcorn Ingredients ½ Cup light corn syrup ½ Cup sugar ½ Cup Peanut Butter 1 tsp vanilla 6 Cup popcorn Heat the sugar and syrup […]

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Sunshine’s “Secret” Fudge

December 23, 2009

Baking for others is one of my favorite things to do during the holidays. I enjoy making treats for others because they know it comes from the heart. I have always enjoyed baking (desserts mostly) and have always found it so much fun to make all kinds of goodies and wrap them in cute gift […]

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