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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

How to Make Homemade Crackers for New Year's Eve

How to Make Homemade Crackers for New Year's Eve

What you will need:
Empty toilet paper rolls
Wrapping paper
Ribbon
Treats or other party favors that will fit inside a toilet paper roll

Directions:
Place party favors inside a empty toilet paper roll. Cut off appropriate size of wrapping paper and wrap rolls. Squeeze the ends together and tie with ribbon. Place crackers around party table and unwrap when you are ready to pass out the favors.






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Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Healthy Christmas Platter Ideas

Need some fun ideas for your Christmas parties? Try these simple ideas for platters. I love that you can mix and match different foods to create the same ideas below.




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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Orange and Cloves Decorations for Christmas


Make these for a fun Christmas craft that leaves your house smelling Awesome!

Ingredients:
Oranges
Whole Cloves
Toothpicks

Directions:
With a toothpick poke holes in whatever designs you'd like and place whole cloves in the holes.

To make like the image above use mini cookie cutters if desired.


See more Christmas craft ideas.






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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Reindeer Fun Theme Food Ideas

 Try any of these Reindeer Theme Food Ideas to get the kids busy Christmas baking.


Reindeer Cupcakes

An easy cupcake decorating idea for Christmas.


Reindeer Cookies

See the recipe for making these easy reindeer cookies

Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies

Nutter butter cookies
Chocolate frosting or Nutella spread
Pretzels for antlers, broken in small "antlers"
M&M's for nose
Candy eyes or M&M's for eyes

Spread over top of a cookie and place on waxed paper. While chocolate is still 'wet' quickly add eyes, nose and antlers.

Allow to dry for several hours or place in the freezer for a quicker process.


Magic Reindeer Food

2 Cup oats
1/4 Cup glitter
1/4 Cup Christmas sprinkles
Add ingredients together. Divide into small plastic baggies. Seal with a twist tie or rubber band. Then wrap brown pipe cleaners for antlers around the twist tie.  Glue googly eyes and a red pom pom for the nose.
Makes 4 small baggies.

***Note this is to feed the reindeer outside not for kids to eat!

Print off a little note to spread the reindeer food outside on Christmas Eve to attract reindeer.





Reindeer Cake Pops

See our directions on making cake pops. Making reindeer heads with the cake pops is all in the shaping before you dip it in chocolate.  Make it extra easy by adding pretzel antlers, candy eyes and a red hot nose while chocolate is wet.

More Christmas Theme Fun Ideas

Snowman Food Fun
Christmas Cookies
Christmas Cooking Ideas
Gingerbread Houses





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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Christmas Strawberry Santas

A favorite and healthy treat this holiday season!

Christmas Strawberry Santas

Ingredients:
Strawberries
Cream cheese or vanilla frosting
pastry bag with star tip
chocolate sprinkles

Add frosting in a pastry bag. Set aside. Wash and take the stems off your strawberries making the top flat for sitting. Cut the pointed end off and core inside of strawberry. Fill with frosting making a swirl at the top. Add strawberry top for hat. Add embellish with sprinkles for eyes and frosting dots as desired.

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