Some more gift ideas, but not from the kitchen

I took some time out of the kitchen to crank up the sewing machine and finish some other Christmas gifts. . . . → Read More: Some more gift ideas, but not from the kitchen

Christmas Gift #4: Healthy Holiday Spice Cookies

A healthy, tasty, decorated sugar cookie? Here it is…and the results. . . . → Read More: Christmas Gift #4: Healthy Holiday Spice Cookies

Christmas Gift #3

Gifts from the Kitchen: The perfect gift for a beer connoisseur—gingerbread made with Guinness! . . . → Read More: Christmas Gift #3

Christmas Gifts #2

Cook some wine, add some spices—voila! You have some “Vino Cotto” for a great gift. . . . → Read More: Christmas Gifts #2

Christmas Gifts #1

Gifts from the Kitchen: Butterscotch Drops from a 1959 Cookbook.. . . . → Read More: Christmas Gifts #1

Wassail—a family tradition on a cold New Year’s Day

A wonderful festive beverage recipe. . . . → Read More: Wassail—a family tradition on a cold New Year’s Day

Christmas Eve Buffet

“What, shall we all be merry?” —Shakespeare . . . → Read More: Christmas Eve Buffet

Getting ready for the Christmas Eve Buffet

The first recipe of a few family favorites. Christmas Eve can’t be a success without these. Recipes for cocktail meatballs and honey BBQ sauce. . . . → Read More: Getting ready for the Christmas Eve Buffet

Another easy gift…Ancho Chile & Rosemary Spiced Nuts

A sweet and savory snack for the holiday table. . . . → Read More: Another easy gift…Ancho Chile & Rosemary Spiced Nuts

On the 12th (and final) day of Christmas treats…

Mom’s first microwave and peanut brittle. . . . → Read More: On the 12th (and final) day of Christmas treats…