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Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread cookies are my absolute favourite, especially around Christmas time! So, I thought it’d be fun to share a recipe for everyone. Ingredients 10 Tablespoons (2/3 cup; 145g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature 3/4 cup (150g) packed light or dark … Continue reading

Fingerprint Christmas Lights

I think these type of crafts are adorable! Anything to do with fingerprints makes my heart melt! To create this, I first drew the cords using a permanent marker. Then with my kid’s help, we dipped our fingers into the paint and … Continue reading

Christmas Deviled Eggs

Ingredients 6 hard-boiled eggs, cooled and peeled 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 1/4 teaspoon ground mustard 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper Red food colouring Green food colouring Water Directions Cut eggs in half lengthwise and scoop out the yolks into a bowl Stir in mayonnaise, mustard, salt … Continue reading

Tea Light Snowman

I found these adorable tea lights on Pinterest and I just had to make them and share with everyone so here you go! Here’s what you’ll need: Battery operated tea lights A Black Sharpie Red Ribbon Red Pipe Cleaners Red … Continue reading

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