Family Recipe

My family loves eggnog and every year they make it. We drink it on Christmas, New Years, and even any day in the month of December. Since eggnog is such a popular drink I decided to share my family recipe! … Continue reading

Paper Craft Christmas Tree

It’s officially December! Prepare to be focused on Christmas. It’s one of my favourite holidays of the year and I plan on sharing fun crafts and recipes for this entire month. The first craft I’m sharing is a Christmas tree made … Continue reading

Tangy Cheese Sandwhich

Ingredients 1 tbsp mayonnaise 1 1/2 tsp horseradish 2 slices of tomato, cucumber and red onion 3 slices swiss cheese Pita bread Directions Spread a halve pita round with mayonnaise and horseradish Fill with tomato, cucumber and red onion Top with … Continue reading

Popsicle Stick Hot Cocoa

It’s starting to get colder now, especially since it’s almost December and I know we’ve been drinking a lot of hot chocolate… Well, imagine my surprise when we ran out of hot chocolate. My kids were SO UNHAPPY. To distract … Continue reading

Cranberry Fruit Punch

Ingredients 4 cups cranberry juice 2 cups orange juice 2 cups ginger ale Directions Mix orange and cranberry juice in a large jug Add ginger ale just before serving so it will remain fizzy Serve over ice cubes for a … Continue reading

Leaf Rubbing

Here’s what you’ll need to get started: Leaves Tracing paper Parchment paper Wax paper (this is totally different from parchment paper!) Aluminum Foil (also called tin foil) Oil pastels (a little like crayons but totally different results!) Crayons Coloured pencils … Continue reading

Soft Pretels

Ingredients 1 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp sugar 3/4 tsp salt 2 tbsp cold butter 2/3 cup milk 1 egg beaten coarse salt (to top pretzel with) Directions In a bowl combine flour, salt, baking powder and … Continue reading

Mini Pumpkin Crafts

Yes, I’m well aware that Halloween is over, so some of you may be thinking what a late idea this is as a craft. However, I thought this idea was cute and could be done as a regular fall craft. … Continue reading

Things to do on Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is a day to remember all those who fought in the war to save our country and to save our freedom. November 11th marks the day that World War One ended. It’s important not to forget the sacrifice … Continue reading

Peanut Butter and Banana Cookies

Ingredients 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 egg 1/2 cup bananas, mashed 1/2 cup peanut butter 1 tsp baking powder 1tsp salt 1 1/4 cup flour Directions Cream butter, then add sugars gradually, beating until … Continue reading